Nicholas Heesters

Nicholas Heesters

Attorney, Senior advisor for Cybersecurity, HHS Office for Civil Rights

Nicholas Heesters is a certified information privacy professional with over 25 years of experience supporting technology and information security efforts in many diverse industries including financial services, government, defense, education and healthcare. He earned a Master of Engineering in Computer and Software Engineering from Widener University and his Juris Doctor from the Widener University School of Law. Currently, Heesters works for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights supporting HIPAA compliance and enforcement activities.


Secure Patient Access to Electronic Health Data: Why is This So Hard?

Vimala Devassy - BakerHostetler, Nicholas Heesters - HHS Office for Civil Rights, Mikki Smith - HHS  •   • 

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HHS OCR Breach Trends and Compliance Regulatory Update

Sonia Arista - Fortinet, Chris Frenz - Mount Sinai South Nassau, Nicholas Heesters - HHS Office for Civil Rights  •   • 

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Breach Trends Panel - Lessons from Wall of Shame - We've Been Breached. Now What?

Connie Barrera - Jackson Health System, Richard Conti - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Nicholas Heesters - HHS Office for Civil Rights, Anahi Santiago - Christiana Care Health System  •   • 

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The State of Healthcare Cybersecurity and Compliance: Is HIPAA Helping or Hindering Cybersecurity Efforts

Nicholas Heesters - HHS Office for Civil Rights  •   • 

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