About our HIPAA Consultancy
Based in Arvada, Colorado, Rocky Mountain HIPAA Guru (RMHG) provides HIPAA privacy and security guidance for customers throughout the Denver, Colorado Springs, and Fort Collins metro areas, the state of Colorado, or anywhere in the United States.
Drew Labbo is owner and principal of RMHG, which offers HIPAA consulting and HIPAA advisory services. Drew has over 19 year experience with information security and technology and over 12 years' experience as a Privacy and Data Security Officer. He is an expert on HIPAA Privacy and Security Rule regulations as well as HITECH and Omnibus regulatory updates. Drew's recommendations are guided by his education in health administration and experience and leadership integrating privacy and security controls with health information technology infrastructure and applications, as well as treatment, payment, operations, and human subjects research workflows and processes.
Education and Industry Certifications:
- BA - English, University of Texas at San Antonio
- MBA - Health Administration, University of Colorado Denver
- CISSP #75602 - Certified Information Security Systems Professional
- ITIL Foundations Certified
Drew's experience includes:
- Information Security Systems Engineer
- Information Security Auditor
- Information Security Manager
- Director Information Security
- Chief Information Security Officer
Drew is a Board member of the State of Colorado Governor's Office of Information Technology - Information Security Advisory Board, the Secure World Denver Executive Advisory Board, and the Governing Body of the Denver CISO Executive Summit. He has been a speaker at information security conferences, conducted national webcasts, and has been interviewed as a subject matter expert in healthcare journals and case studies.
Drew loves Colorado and the outdoors, and when away from working to protect patient information, he is an avid snow skier, fly fisher, mountain biker, and live music fan. Drew has traveled to 48 out of the 50 states in the US, as well as in Europe and Central America. He loves spending time with his family and is a sucker for 3D movies.
Becky Van Buhler is RMHG’s Project Coordinator, assisting to coordinate client communication and scheduling, manage project plans and timelines, and ensure quality of deliverables. With over 15 years’ experience in program evaluation and data analysis, Becky has a Master of Arts in Educational Psychology, Research, & Evaluation and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Colorado Denver. As a native of Colorado, Becky enjoys hiking, snow skiing, spending time with family and friends, and rooting for the Denver Broncos.
RMHG also collaborates with several additional consulting resources as part of the team.