Richard D. Dvorak, is a shareholder in Tomes & Dvorak, Chartered, a Kansas City area law firm. After serving eight years in the United States Marine Corps, Richard obtained his law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 1992. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois, Missouri, and Kansas, including various U.S federal courts. Mr. Dvorak’s extensive litigation experience includes medical malpractice, physician licensure, mental health disability cases, military cases, and criminal cases, among others. As vice president of Veterans Press, Inc., Richard has been instrumental in producing cost-effective health information compliance tools. Along with Jonathan P. Tomes, and Michael I. Spak, Richard is also coauthor of the book Medical Records Retention Guide, 4th ed., published by Veterans Press in 2011.


As vice president of EMR Legal, Inc., Richard provides consulting services for clients ranging from a large county government, with eight different health entities that need HIPAA compliance help, to a small transcription service. His specialty is helping smaller entities comply in a cost-effective manner using his extensive technical computer knowledge and business acumen. As a small businessman, Richard understands the need to help others learn how to comply with government regulations in a reasonable, cost-effective manner.


Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Richard Dvorak is a Managing Partner for Tomes & Dvorak, Chartered. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Richard Dvorak has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.