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Episode 006: HIPAA Know-How – Part 1

March 09, 2018

In this week’s episode we take a deep dive into the world of HIPAA compliance with Loretta Duncan of SVMIC. In Part 1 of our 2 part series, we cover rules, requirements, and restrictions as it relates to protecting privacy with health information.


The contents of this Podcast are intended for educational/informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Policyholders are urged to consult with their personal attorney for legal advice, as specific legal requirements may vary from state to state and/or change over time. All names have been changed to protect privacy.

About our Guest

Loretta Duncan

Loretta Duncan is a Senior Medical Practice Consultant at SVMIC. She has been with SVMIC since 2008, but has worked in the healthcare industry for the last 20 years. Prior to SVMIC, she served as the Director of Practice Management for the Arkansas Medical Society and as a clinic administrator for an orthopaedic practice. Loretta has provided assistance to physician practices with HIPAA compliance since 2002. Loretta is a board-certified Fellow in the American College of Medical Practice Executives and is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Health Law and Policy from the Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama.

About our Host

Brian Fortenberry is Assistant Vice President of Underwriting at SVMIC where he assists in evaluating risk for the company and assisting policyholders with underwriting issues. He has been involved with medical professional liability insurance since 2007. Prior to his work at SVMIC, Brian worked in the clinical side of medicine and in broadcast media.

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