Butzel attorney Debra Geroux featured during Health Care Compliance Association’s 27th Annual Compliance Institute
TROY, Mich. – Butzel attorney and shareholder Debra A. Geroux is a featured presenter during the Health Care Compliance Association’s (HCCA®) 27th Annual Compliance Institute on April 25, 2023 in Anaheim, CA. Geroux, a co-chair of Butzel’s Health Care Industry Team, will co-present a program titled, “2023 Update on Threat Actors and Best Practices for Detecting, Avoiding and/or Responding to a Cyber Incident.” Her co-presenter is Scott Wrobel, partner, N1 Discovery LLC, a leader in the fields of Digital Forensics, eDiscovery and Cyber Security.
Geroux's healthcare practice focuses on health care compliance, cybersecurity and privacy, and statutory reporting obligations. She has assisted health care practitioners in defense of state and federal debarment, fraud, waste and abuse investigations and litigation, licensing and credentialing, government and commercial payor audits and a host of other health care issues. She also has extensive experience in supply chain and source contracting for a large Michigan-based health system, including negotiations of its IT contracts.
In September 2018, she earned her Certified in Healthcare Privacy Compliance (CHPC) designation from the Compliance and Certification Board. She also holds a Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC) designation, which she received in November 2012.
She has been named to Best Lawyers in America, Lawyer of the Year, Health Care Law, 2022 and Best Lawyers in America, Health Care Law, 2018-2023 and Commercial Litigation, 2021-2023. Geroux was named as one of Michigan Lawyers Weekly “Influential Women of Law” 2022 Honorees.
In addition to her healthcare practice, Geroux has extensive experience in general commercial civil litigation and appeals, as well as other regulatory matters, including issues pertaining to federal and state Disadvantaged Business Entity certifications and compliance, and cybersecurity incident response and reporting obligations.