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Use and Disclosure of Electronically Stored Information in Healthcare Webinar


July 15, 2020 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Use and Disclosure of Electronically Stored Information in Healthcare

MSHRM July Webinar, July 15, 2020, 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Identify potential types of ESI generated and maintained in healthcare systems, the legal rules concerning ESI, and the legal implications of ESI
  • Evaluate external access to health information systems and evaluate HIPAA risks and effective risk mitigation strategies



  Anthony D. Pignotti, JD

Associate Principal, Foley, Baron, Metzger & Juip, PLLC

Anthony D. Pignotti, Esq. is an Associate Principal with Foley, Baron, Metzger & Juip, PLLC. He devotes most of his practice to civil litigation. The primary focus of Tony’s practice is defending health care professionals, corporations, and hospital systems in complex medical malpractice and birth trauma litigation. Tony has significant trial experience and has obtained verdicts of no cause for action on behalf of his clients in both Federal and State Courts. He also has extensive experience in defending county jail and state prison health care professionals in civil rights litigation brought in Federal Court pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983.

In addition to defending health care professionals, Tony’s litigation practice also includes defending product liability claims, defending auto negligence claims under Michigan’s No-Fault Insurance Act, and other types of personal injury/negligence claims. Through his litigation experience, Tony has also developed expertise in various aspects of health care law, including the defense of professional licensing investigations and complaints, and significant experience handling appeals in both State and Federal Courts.

During law school, Tony was a Judicial Extern for the Honorable David W. McKeague in the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He was also the Assistant Editor, as well as the Editorial Board/Business Manager, for the Ave Maria Law Review. He graduated cum laude while earning both his law school and undergraduate degrees, and was the recipient of the St. Thomas More Full-Tuition Scholarship (law school) and the President’s Academic Scholarship (college).

Tony is a member of the negligence and health law sections of the State Bar of Michigan, as well as a member of the Michigan Defense Trial Counsel (MDTC).

Requirements for Successful Completion

Participants must register, attend the entire webinar and complete an online evaluation by August 15, 2020 in order to receive continuing education credits.  The evaluation will be emailed out after the webinar. After you complete the survey, there will be a link where you can access the continuing education certificate and print for your records. We recommend using a computer when completing your evaluation, in order to print your certificate or save a copy for your records. You will need to write in your name and total credits claimed at the top of the certificate after you have printed it.

Continuing Education Credits

Med-IQ is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This nursing activity has been approved for up to 1.0 contact hours.

This activity is jointly provided by Med-IQ and Michigan Society of Healthcare Risk Management

This meeting has been approved for a total of 1.0 contact hours of Continuing Education Credit toward fulfillment of the requirements of ASHRM designations of FASHRM (Fellow) and DFASHRM (Distinguished Fellow) and towards CPHRM renewal. 


All faculty and planning committee members have indicated that they have no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this educational activity.


The information presented at this program and in the program materials is for general educational purposes only and is in no way intended to serve as legal advice.  No conclusions should be drawn from case examples or risk reduction methods discussed during this educational program specific to any one organization, facility or provider.



$0.00 Complimentary for MSHRM Members

$0.00 Guest Complimentary