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Kathryn Rorem Coburn

Kathryn Rorem Coburn

Cooke Kobrick & Wu LLP

Santa Monica, CA, USA

Kathryn Coburn is a healthcare attorney with Cooke, Kobrick & Wu LLP in Los Altos, California. Kathryn is focused on healthcare information technology transactions, security and privacy issues and intellectual property. She assists clients in negotiating strategic alliances and drafting contracts for the acquisition, licensing, marketing, transfer and distribution of information technology for Accountable Care Organizations and Health Information Exchange.  Kathryn is an e-Health lawyer working on security, privacy and electronic transactions under HIPAA, and the "meaningful use" of data under the HITECH Act. She counsels clients on how to protect their intellectual property assets, mobile device issues, security breaches, electronic health records and Health Information Exchange operations.

Kathryn came to Cooke, Kobrick & Wu from Health Information Technology Law Group, in Los Angeles, California, where she was a founding Partner. Prior to founding Health Information Technology Law Group, Kathryn was Chief Technology Counsel to WellPoint, where she supported an all-payor healthcare clearinghouse and WellPoint's Pharmacy Benefit Management Plan, assisting in the creation of strategic alliances and negotiating agreements for technology licensing, Electronic Data Interchange, software acquisition and software customization and development. Kathryn is past Chair of the Information Security Committee of the Science and Technology Section of the American Bar Association and an Editor of the California Health Law News. She has been a speaker on Secure "Meaningful Use" of Healthcare Information at the RSA conference in San Francisco, CA and is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association.


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