Kelly McLendon, RHIA, CHPS

Kelly is a well-known consultant and industry expert in patient privacy and security, with specific subject matter expertise in the areas of privacy incident, detection and automation. He is also an industry expert in legal health records, HIM operations, electronic document management and EHR project planning. Kelly is author of Libman Education’s courses HIPAA Privacy & Security: Workforce Training for Business Associates and HIPAA Privacy & Security: Workforce Training for Providers of Healthcare Services.

He is a frequent industry speaker and authored a book for AHIMA titled The Legal Health Record: Regulations, Policies and Guidelines. Kelly received the AHIMA Triumph Award in Innovation in 2015, the FHIMA Distinguished Member Award in 2008, and the AHIMA Visionary Award in 2003.

A Managing Director of CompliancePro Solutions, Kelly has held senior management positions at Eclipsys and MedPlus, and performs several Legal Health Record and ARRA/HITECH Seminars each year.