Peter Enko, J.D., M.A.
Pete Enko is a Partner with Husch Blackwell LLP in the Kansas City office. Healthcare clients depend on Enko for guidance on health law, information management, and data privacy and security matters. He frequently counsels clients on academic medical center fraud and abuse, licensing, managed care, medical staffing, Medicare/Medicaid, pharmacy, and pharmacy benefit management, 340B drug pricing program, research compliance and transactional issues. He is fully immersed in the regulatory complexities surrounding the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and was on the forefront in advising healthcare systems on HIPAA’s privacy and security provisions. Enko now helps clients in developing data privacy and security policies and procedures, conducting risk management assessments of information systems, and ensuring compliance. When a security incident ensues, he is called on to investigate and analyze the scope of the breach, advise on reporting obligations, and develop communications for affected individuals and agencies.