Kaiser Permanente Compliance Consultant II, Privacy in Oakland, California

Researches, plans, implements, and monitors a broad portfolio of compliance systems and initiatives to enable organizational compliance with all applicable Federal, state, and local regulations/laws, as well as overseeing the protection of organizational assets. On an on-going basis, researches and interprets regulations and laws to establish compliance standards, and may develop and/or deliver training and communications/change management relative to new standards. Assesses organizational systems (both physical and process or data related) to determine gaps in compliance and determine opportunities for remediation. Advises the organization on all compliance matters. May investigate violations of compliance policy, laws, regulations, etc. or conduct on-going monitoring and reporting to ensure remediation. May be responsible for project management relative to new compliance initiatives, products, or annual processes.

Essential Functions:

  • Manages, creates, and maintains client relationships.

  • In adherence with the KP Compliance Framework, fosters comprehensive compliance management through a series of activities to comply with all applicable regulations and statutes. Activities, under the leadership of more senior team members, include: Planning: participating in the identification of compliance accountabilities; participating in the development of Compliance, Work, and Audit plans; participating on compliance-related committees/work groups. Implementing: participating in the identification of compliance requirements and conducting portions of related analyses; participating in the creation or revision of compliance standards, policies, and procedures; may monitor compliance adherence; prepares reports on compliance efforts and programs. Validating: reviewing compliance programs and content, including participating in risk assessments and/or audits, and participating in the investigation of instances of reported non-compliance.

Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum two (2) years of heath care compliance, health care operations (quality, risk, etc.), audit, finance, project management, regulatory or public policy development, investigations, information security, or insurance/health plan governance experience.


  • Bachelor's or clinical degree, OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field.

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A.

Additional Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of health care compliance policies, practices and systems.

  • Working knowledge of health care and related compliance issues.

  • Frequent use and/or application of basic compliance principles, theories, and concepts.

  • General application of health care industry practices and standards.

  • Ability to draft and revise documents including policies, standards, analyses, and reports.

  • Project management skills.

  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong working knowledge of HIPPA Privacy Rules

  • Experience in privacy incident response

  • Excellent communications and Excel spreadsheet skills


TITLE: Compliance Consultant II, Privacy

LOCATION: Oakland, California


External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.