Kate Borten

Kate Borten

President, The Marblehead Group

Borten, founder of The Marblehead Group, provides her clients with expertise in security, privacy, and health IT from over 20 years inside the healthcare industry. In the 1990s she led the enterprise-wide security program at Massachusetts General Hospital; and as Chief Information Security Officer, she established the first information security program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and CareGroup in Boston. Borten is a nationally-recognized expert on HIPAA and health information privacy and security, a frequent speaker on these topics, and author of tools and books including HIPAA Security Made Simple (HCPro 2013). The Marblehead Group, founded in 1999, provides HIPAA privacy and security risk assessments, compliance auditing, training, and solutions to the healthcare industry. Clients include the full range of providers, health plans, and business associates.


The New Healthcare Challenge: Ransomware and Incident Response

Presented by Kate Borten  •  July 11, 2016

Preparing for and Passing an OCR HIPAA Audit

Presented by Kate Borten , Mitch Parker  •  April 22, 2015

Data Protection Strategies for Healthcare

Presented by Kate Borten , Leslie Sistla  •  April 22, 2015

Breach Prevention: Year-End Insights

Kate Borten  •  December 27, 2013

HIPAA Omnibus: Determining Breaches

Kate Borten  •  July 9, 2013