Dr. Christopher B. Sullivan, PhD

Christopher Sullivan, Ph.D., CEO and President of Image Research, has 40 years of experience in:

Companion Websites

Upstream Art
HIPAA Risk Analytics
Connecting Healthcare
Suncoast RHIO

Image Research, LLC

Image Research is a communications consulting firm specializing in HIPAA privacy and security, reporting for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), health information exchange, telehealth and health care analytics.

Image Research currently offers an online Security Risk Assessment for small ambulatory physician practices based on guidance from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the National Institute of Standards and Technology. The online security risk assessment includes a security risk checklist, a HIPAA compliance survey and a technical inventory for your practice. Upon completion, a Security Risk Assessment report can be printed in PDF and DOCX formats. Further information can be found at: HIPAA Risk Analytics.

Image Research specializes in guiding physician practices through the maze of federal and state health care regulations from Medicaid and Medicare, including Clinical Quality Measures, the Merit-based Incentive Payment Program and health infomation exchange.

Image Research is engaged in promoting telehealth and telepharmacy implementations. Dr. Sullivan is one of the founding members of the Florida Telehealth Workgroup and works closely with the Southeast Telehealth Resource Center and Georgia Partnership for Telehealth.

Image Research has years of experience in health care analytics, public health informatics, health care evaluations and technical reporting.

Dr. Christopher Sullivan, CEO and President, has worked with physician practices, state agencies, not-for-profit organizations and software companies. Examples of his work are available through links on this page.

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