Director, Information Governance
Blue Cross Blue Shield of LA
Dr. Heather Jahnke is the director of information governance for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana. In this role, Jahnke has led the implementation and ongoing management of the organization’s privacy program. She is also responsible for integrating the company’s records and information management program with the privacy function and building a larger information governance framework for the organization.
Jahnke has a background in corporate compliance and quality management. She has worked in the healthcare arena for nearly 20 years, focusing on the area of corporate compliance and privacy for the last 12 years.
Jahnke speaks regularly within the local community on both HIPAA and other healthcare regulatory issues and has spoken on HIPAA privacy nationally as well.