HIPAA Compliance and Patient Care

Incidental disclosures form the crux of HIPAA compliance and patient care. HIPAA has elaborate rules on how to maintain these and in what situations.Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), a landmark set of federal regulations, is aimed at protecting patient privacy regulations. Yet, it is understood that some information has to necessarily be shared. HIPAA compliance and patient care is centered on the inevitable disclosures that ..

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Electronic Health Records Software License Agreements 2016

Overview: For physician practices just setting foot into the EHR arena, and for those practices transitioning to a new EHR software package, the fundamental document controlling their experience will be the EHR license agreement. The license agreement will -- or should -- determine issues such as how whether and how often the vendor may make online portions of the software unavailable for maintenance or other issues; how many people may use the software a..

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Understanding the HIPAA Compliance Requirements 2016

Overview: Being in compliance with HIPAA involves not only ensuring you provide the appropriate patient rights and controls on your uses and disclosures of protected health information, but you also have the proper policies and procedures in place. If audited or the subject of a compliance review you will be required to show the government you have all the necessary documentation in place for safeguarding patient Protected Health Information and indicate ..

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Responsibilities of a HIPAA Privacy & Security Officer 2016

Overview: Discussions, presentation, and webinars regarding HIPAA regulations are usually addressed from the perspective of what the regulations entail, the necessity of compliance with the regulations, and the consequences of willful neglect or non-compliance. This presentation addresses HIPAA regulations from a different perspective - from a personal perspective - from the perspective of the person in charge of moving an organization or facility toward f..

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Webinar on HIPAA for Dummies Boot 2016

Overview: This lesson is going to get back to the basics using multiple real life scenarios and "what if's". My goal is to make this very confusing and not well explained law easy to understand for the typical staff member. I will uncover myths versus reality as it relates to this enigmatic law based on over 1000 risk assessments performed as well as years of experience in dealing directly with the Office of Civil Rights HIPAA auditors. I will also point ..

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Master HIPAA Compliance in Six Steps conference 2016

Overview: Paul Hales, with a team of expert advisors and practical field testers, have created a method of making all HIPAA regulations accessible to the everyday person, explained in plain language with exact citations to each regulation for the benefit of the organizations' legal counsel who may not be experienced in HIPAA.  Save money, save time, save research. It will create a level of quality to the advice that the legal counsel provides. ..

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