The Health Sciences Compliance (HSCC) Committee is formally charged with advising the Compliance Committee and University Leaders on matters relating to the University’s compliance with applicable state and federal laws and regulations, as well as University polices and guidance regarding health sciences and use of protected health information including, but not limited to compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rules (45 CFR Part 160 and Subparts A and E of Part 164) and WSU Executive Policy 40
The University’s Compliance Committee appoints members to this committee upon the recommendation of the University’s Associate Vice President, Chief Compliance and Risk Officer, based on the departments listed on the Health Care Component chart on the WSU Executive Policy 40 (Hybrid Entity). Membership shall include representation from the WSU Division of the Attorney General’s Office.
HIPAA compliance program governance as well as additional state and federal laws and regulations regarding health and medical services, sciences and programs.
Policies: Reviews recommendations as a group for new policies and also reviews current policies relating to health science compliance.
Incident Response: Reviews and edits procedure(s) for incident response.
Training: Analysis of current training programs and makes recommendations for new programs.
Risk Assessment: Review departmental and University wide risk regarding protected health information.
Sally Makamson, Co-Chair
Assistant Director Health Sciences, Compliance
Compliance and Civil Rights
Alexis Guse, Administrative Support
Compliance Program Coordinator
Compliance and Civil Rights
Thomas Ambrosi, Co-Chair
Assistant Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer
Information Technology Services
Andrew Schillinger, ex officio
Assistant Attorney General
Director, Compliance and Civil Rights
Executive Director, Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory & Associate Director Disease Surveillance, Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health
Information Systems Coordinator, Psychology
Information Systems Coordinator, ASIS
Director of Info Tech, WSU Tri Cities
Contracts Manager, REBO
Medical Director, Cougar Health Services
Information Security Officer, WSU Vancouver
Compliance Specialist, ESFCOM
Senior Associate Director of Athletics & Chief Medical Officer
Senior Associate Dean for Policy and Compliance, ESFCOM
Associate Vice President, Chief Compliance and Risk Officer
Director, Office of Research Assurances
Student Wellness Center Manager, WSU Vancouver
Deputy Vice President for Research for Operations & Office of Research Support and Operations
Executive Director, Cougar Health Services
Director, Psychology Clinic
Info Tech System Administrator, WSU Tri Cities
Program Specialist, Psychology Clinic
Info Sys Tech Assistant Director, WSU Spokane
Info Tech Consultant, ASIS