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May 1, 2008

Siemens CPO Re-Elected to HITSP

Donald Bechtel, chief privacy officer of Siemens' Healthcare Data Exchange, was re-elected to the Board of Directors of the Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP). Bechtel is currently serving his second term as co-chairperson of the Healthcare Task Force Group, which develops and maintains the financial and administrative healthcare transactions used by the insurance industry for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and other purposes.