Each HIPAA Covered Component at NIU designates a Contact Person(s) who coordinates with the HIPAA Privacy Officer and HIPAA Security Officer concerning the implementation of requirements under HIPAA and HIPAA Rules. These persons and others appointed by the President comprise this HIPAA Steering Committee that provides cross-functional governance for HIPAA-related compliance and concerns.
The Committee oversees staff training efforts, internal security and privacy assessments, and work together on ad hoc duties to ensure compliance with all privacy and security requirements.
College of Education
College of Health and Human Sciences
Carrie Callahan Steven John
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Division of Information Technology
Chair: Marisa Benson, HIPAA Privacy Officer Fred Williams, HIPAA Security Officer Michael Bertolani Leslie Scarpace