Kim Gold is a healthcare and privacy lawyer focusing on transactional, regulatory and data privacy/security matters primarily for heatlhcare and life sciences companies.
Kim has extensive experience in the areas of privacy, information security, cybersecurity and information management. She regularly advises clients on matters involving privacy and security of patient information under HIPAA and state laws. She also represents clients in the health information technology area and has counseled pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers on privacy and FDA regulatory issues, including those particular to mobile medical apps and "The Internet of Things (IoT)." In addition, Kim advises clients on telemedicine, Internet-based health initiatives and electronic health records. Kim has also advised technology and software companies on various privacy matters, including domestic and global privacy compliance.
For more than a year, Kim worked on-site with the Global Privacy Office of a global pharmaceutical company on various legal matters, including negotiating vendor agreements, providing advice on marketing and clinical research initiatives, and developing privacy notices, consent documents, and internal policies.
Kim's transactional experience includes mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and affiliations of hospitals, group practices and other provider entities. She also represents not-for-profit and tax-exempt (501(c)(3)) organizations on a broad range of transactional and regulatory matters.
Kim's practice also involves counseling healthcare and life sciences companies on regulatory and compliance matters, including developing and implementing compliance programs, defending clients in government investigations, and advising on regulatory and privacy considerations in connection with clinical research initiatives. Kim also regularly advises clients on graduate medical education issues affecting academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, including accreditation and reimbursement issues.
Kim is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).