Brenda Wynkoop, CIPP/US
Manager Legal Compliance
BlueCross BlueShield of TN, Inc.
Brenda Gilbert Wynkoop has more than 30 years of healthcare experience ranging from non-profit providers, for-profit providers, risk management, insurance and privacy. Brenda has managed performance improvement efforts, quality departments, risk management and privacy departments. Wynkoop currently serves as the Manager of Legal Compliance (Privacy Office) for BlueCross BlueShield of TN, Inc. She has extensive knowledge of the HIPAA member rights, breach management response processes and compliance monitoring.
Wynkoop is a frequent speaker to healthcare associations on risk management, HIPAA, customer service, patient safety and quality improvement strategies. She received two honorable mentions for papers submitted to Press Ganey Associates, Inc. a patient satisfaction survey organization. She has published work, “ PIT Crew- Performance Improvement Team Successes” in the healthcare journal, Inside Ambulatory Care.
Wynkoop has a BS from Lee University and has earned the designation of certified information privacy professional (CIPP) through the Internal Association for Privacy Professionals. She also is certified as a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPQH), through National Association Healthcare Quality.