Small Practices Not Immune from HIPAA Enforcement

Small medical practices who think they don’t need to worry about HIPAA privacy and security compliance had better think again.  A 6-physician practice in the Chicago area recently paid the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services $31,000 to settle alleged violations of the HIPAA Privacy Rules. The Center for Children’s Digestive Health, a pediatric […]

Ann Breitinger Elected Chair of Realize Bradenton Board of Directors

Realize Bradenton, a nonprofit organization that brings people together, recently elected three board members to officer positions on Board of Directors. Elected to the three-year positions are Ann Breitinger (Chair), Sue Revell (Vice Chair), and Melodie Rich (Treasurer). The Board of Directors take action on critical issues and opportunities from a mission-based perspective to build […]

Boy Scouts Honor Bob Blalock With 2017 “Good Scout” Award

Robert G. Blalock, one of the area’s most respected community leaders, has been named the 2017 Distinguished Citizen “Good Scout “of the Year by the Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council. The award was presented at its annual community gala event on Thursday evening, May 4, 2017 at The Manatee Performing Arts Center. The […]

Real Estate Practice Group Awarded “Circle of Excellence”

The Blalock Walters Real Estate practice group is the proud recipient of the Fidelity National Title Group 2016 Circle of Excellence Award, Fidelity National’s highest achieving award. Congratulations to our Real Estate group for making a difference and being honored with this great recognition. Pictured left to right: Matt Plummer, Amanda Tullidge, Fidelity National’s Barry Mazer, and Will […]

Mark Barnebey Receives Board Recertification in City, County and Local Government by The Florida Bar

Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida (March 23, 2017) – The law firm of Blalock Walters, P.A. is pleased to announce that attorney Mark P. Barnebey has earned board recertification in city, county and local government from The Florida Bar. Barnebey has been board certified since 1996 and is one of only 251 attorneys certified in city, county and […]