Dr. Lober received his M.D. degree from Duke University School of Medicine in 1974. He then completed his internship at Mayo Clinic in 1977 and his residency at the University of Tennessee in 1982.
Dr. Lober has been in the full-time private practice of dermatology in Kissimmee, FL, for 29 years. He is Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of South Florida.
Dr. Lober has received four Presidential Citations from the American Academy of Dermatology and was named “Surgeon of the Year” in 1992 by the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgeons. He was awarded the first ever “Distinguished Service Award” by the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Lober has served on the Board of Directors of the AAD and chaired its section on Health Practice, Policy, and Research. He is currently Chairman of the Carrier Policy and Medical Liability Task Force.
Recent Changes in HIPAA/HITECH that Affect Your Dermatology Practice
This lecture will examine how recent changes in HIPAA/HITECH affect the practice of dermatology.
- Discuss the requirements of HIPAA’s privacy and security rules.
- Discuss appropriate changes necessitated by the “final rule”
- Discuss how HIPAA interacts with state privacy laws
- Legislative, regulatory, or organizational changes effecting patient care
A Guide to HIPAA and HITECH for Dermatology, published by AAD in 2013.
HIPAA Plain and Simple, After the Final Rule, published by the AAD in 2014.
Core Competencies: 4,7