Healthcare CISO Boot Camp Digital | Starts Feb. 15, 2021
The CHIME-AEHIS Healthcare CISO Boot Camp Digital is an intensive education program offered by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and taught by a faculty of healthcare thought leaders.
Combining presentations, small group discussions, case studies and interactive problem solving, participants learn the real-world skills necessary to become a successful digital health leader. CHIME is committed to giving every attendee a meaningful executive level experience throughout the course to maximize participation.
Attendance in the CHIME-AEHIS Healthcare CISO Boot Camp Digital ranges from 15-25 participants as well as 4-6 faculty and CHIME team members.
Keith Fraidenburg, MBA
Keith Fraidenburg has more than 20 years of experience working within the healthcare IT industry, including nearly 16 years of association management experience. In his role as Executive VP and Chief Strategy Officer, he is responsible for providing overall leadership and tactical execution of the organization’s strategic plan while identifying and cultivating new growth opportunities in support of the organization’s long-term strategic goals. He also maintains primary responsibility for the organization’s advocacy and public policy efforts and its platform of education programs and services. In doing so, he works closely with senior healthcare IT executives, key industry leaders, and industry association partners, including the American Hospital Association (AHA), American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and others to keenly understand the issues, concerns, and needs of healthcare information executives.
In his previous role as VP of Education and Communications for CHIME, Mr. Fraidenburg was responsible for leading the education, marketing and communications programs and services available through CHIME.
In addition to his responsibilities within CHIME, Mr. Fraidenburg is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS).
Carter is the CEO of First Health Advisory (First). First provides asset risk and efficiency solutions to hospitals, clinics, and Federal healthcare entities. Carter has spent 23 years in healthcare technology and security, serving in provider, vendor, and consultative leadership roles. Carter lives in Washington DC and is active in following regulatory and administrative policy as it relates to healthcare, medical device, IoT, and general cybersecurity measures that may impact the organizations his team advises.
Will Long, MIS, CISSP, CPHIMS
Will Long, MIS, CISSP, CPHIMS, is vice president and CISO at Children’s Health System of Texas, where he is responsible for development and oversight of the organization’s corporate information security program. As leader of the information security program, he monitors new and emerging threats and regularly adjusts the organization’s security programs to mitigate risks. He has spent 30-plus years in information technology working both in the payer and provider sectors of the healthcare industry for 31 of those years. Long founded and leads the North Texas Healthcare CISO Leadership Summit and serves as the board chair of AEHIS and co-chair of the AEHIS Professional Education committee.
Chani Randle, FACHE, CHCIO, CISM
Lieutenant Colonel Chani A. Randle is the Chief Operating Officer for Presidio of Monterey Health Services she is directly responsible for the day to day operations and improvement of several primary care clinics and responsible for creating patient care access for acute and routine appointments for over 7,000 beneficiaries. Responsible for division leaders in establishing a measure of performance, increase productivity, quality improvement, cost controls and efficient utilization of facilities. Direct reports include information technology, facilities, human resources, budget, health information management, and managed care.
LTC Randle entered active duty in 2000 as a Second Lieutenant. Throughout her career as a Medical Service Corps Officer in the US Army, she has served in various leadership positions. LTC Randle has worked in several operational and healthcare delivery roles in medical and executive management including four previous roles as a leader in Information Technology. She has served as a Chief Information Officer, a Director of Human Resources, and as a Director of Managed Care and Payer Operations. She deployed to Iraq and conducted health care operations during the initial invasion. LTC Randle is the talent manager consultant for the US Army Medical Service Corps Officers who are dedicated to the Health IT career field.
LTC Chani Randle is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE), a Certified Healthcare Chief Information Officer (CHCIO), Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM), Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS), holds the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification and is an Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP). She received her Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from St. Mary’s University, holds a Master of Education in Instructional Technology from Troy University along with a Master of Healthcare Administration from Baylor University. She is Level 3 certified in DAWIA Acquisition, Information Technology. In 2017, she was selected for the Army Medical Department Mercury Award, which is the Chief Information Officer of the Year. In 2018, Chani became a member of the Order of Military Medical Merit an inclusive organization that recognizes leaders that have had significant impact to the Army Medical Department. In 2018 Health Data Management listed LTC Randle one of the 30 Rising Stars in Healthcare IT. Lastly, LTC Randle was awarded the 2019 Regent’s Senior Healthcare Executive Leadership Award by the American College of Healthcare Executives and also the 2019 Regent at Large Diversity Award which is a recognition for individual contributions of enhancing diversity in healthcare management.
Anahi Santiago, MBA, CISM, is the CISO at ChristianaCare Health System, the largest healthcare provider in the state of Delaware.
Prior to CCHS, she spent over 10 years as the information security and privacy officer at Einstein Healthcare Network. In her role as CISO she has overall responsibility for the organization’s cybersecurity and assurance program. Santiago leads a team of information security professionals in supporting CCHS’s strategic initiatives by collaborating with clinical and business leaders, managing cybersecurity risks, implementing policies and controls, generating overall awareness and fostering a culture of security and safety.
She is an active contributor and member of several local, state and federal cybersecurity organizations including the Healthcare Sector Coordinating Council’s Cybersecurity Working Group, Delaware Healthcare Cybersecurity Alliance and Philadelphia’s Women and Cybersecurity group.
Teresa Tonthat serves as the chief information security officer for Texas Children’s, the largest children’s hospital in the United States recognized for pediatrics, obstetrics, gynecology and research. She has more than 18 years of experience in information security, information technology audit, compliance and cyber risk. She is responsible for establishing long-term security strategy, assessing cyber risk, emerging threats and developing value-added security capabilities for the organization.
Tonthat joined Texas Children’s in January 2018. During her tenure, she has provided leadership over the delivery of multiple security capabilities in an effort to continuously strengthen the organization’s security posture. Prior to joining Texas Children’s, she was responsible for information security at Halliburton. Under her leadership, a multinational global security team was focused on mitigating cyber risk within the digital oilfield operations in over 80 countries.
About KarlKarl West is the CEO and President of KJW Ventures Inc, and the former Chief Information Security Officer of Information Systems at Intermountain Healthcare, an integrated delivery network of 23 hospitals and over 300 clinics in Utah, Nevada and Southern Idaho. Karl is a wellrespected speaker and security expert who is actively recruited by many organizations that want to embed his holistic solutions in their security strategies.
At KJW Ventures, Inc, Karl is engaged in sharing Healthcare Cyber best practices. His organization looks at Healthcare Strategy, Cyber Governance, security and privacy strategy. Karl’s leadership—throughout the planning, development, implementation, and maintenance of an excellent security program—is helping others earn national recognition and leadership in health information security.
Karl shares Cyber best practices and covers a wide range of security specialties—strategy, governance, architecture, risk and compliance, identity and access, eDiscovery, forensics, vulnerability and incident management. Protecting and defending against unauthorized access to patient and employee information, clinical systems, networks and data is Karl’s passion. He’s keenly interested in innovation and strategy as well, especially the development of new technologies that improve care and lower costs.
For more than 30 years, Karl has been involved in information technology and security. Prior to his role at Intermountain, Karl was Vice President and Managing Partner at AT&T Consulting Services. Karl is a board member of the Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (H-ISAC) and a member of the Utah Health Information Network (UHIN) Privacy and Security Board. He is also a board member of the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Security (AEHIS), a part of the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME), and Weber State University’s Computer Science department. He serves on boards for many organizations.
Karl received a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Brigham Young University and a master’s degree in Business Administration.
The Six CISO Success Factors
Success Factor 1: Set Vision and Strategy
Success Factor 2: Make Change
Success Factor 3: Instill Customer Service as a Core Value
Success Factor 4: Build a High Performance Security Organization
Success Factor 5: Build Networks and Community
Success Factor 6: Contemporary Best Practices in Security Industry