Notification Rule on HIPAA Breach 2016

Overview: Final regulations for the new HIPAA Breach Notification Rule require much more than notifying individuals affected by a Breach of their Protected Health Information (PHI). Covered Entities and Business Associates first must follow and document a very specific process to determine if a Breach occurred. If no Breach occurred documentary proof must be kept for six years. If a Breach did occur timely notifications and other actions must be undertake..

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HIPAA Under Texting and E-mail with Patients 2016

Overview: This session will focus on the rights of individuals to communicate in the manner they desire, and how a medical office can decide what is an acceptable process for communications with individuals. The session will explain how to discuss communications options with individuals so that you can best meet their needs and desires, while preserving their rights under the rules.With the new HIPAA random audit program now getting under way, and increas..

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Ways to HIPAA Security Incidents 2016

Overview: This webinar will cover everything that you need to know about how to handle HIPAA security incidents, breaches, and complaints and the Department of Health and Human Resources Investigations thereof. Not all security incidents are breaches, but all breaches of confidentiality are within the broad ambit of security incidents. Privacy rule violations, such as failing to give a patient a copy of his or her medical records, may also constitute a br..

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Santanu Das
Researcher

investors often deal with portfolio slumps by just looking away

Far from being robot-like analysts who regularly review their portfolios, a large fraction of investors deal with expected slumps in their holdings by just not looking, a study finds. This “ostrich effect” applies even in an era of 24/7 access to financial data: unlucky investors stop logging into their online accounts as often, according to the economists behind the study. This tendency may affect market prices of investments, they add.

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Sildim Senoy
Researcher

Influence of genes on intelligence may depend on class, country

The influence of genes on intelligence varies by social class in the United States, but not in Western Europe or Australia, according to a new study that compiled results from 14 previous studies. Researchers tentatively attributed the findings—published in the journal Psychological Science—to the effect of stronger social safety nets in those other countries.

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Diya Fernandez
College Student

Children from different cultures react differently to unfairness and discrimination

Fairness is a key component of human civilization, letting us share valuable resources, but does it develop the same way, and at the same pace, across all cultures? Maybe not, a study suggests.

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Osmar Veras
Other

Researchers study honesty of people by country

Trying to rate which country’s people are the most honest is difficult—the answer may depend on the test you use, a researcher has found. Economist David Hugh-Jones of the U.K.’s University of East Anglia used online surveys to measure honesty in 15 countries, and rank them accordingly.

  • 1 Years ago
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Jayanta Das
School Student

Can Bets Advance Science? Study say yes

Scientists could help steer their fields in the right directions if a whole bunch of them get together and start betting on which new results seem most believable, a study suggests.

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Leo Karl
College Student

Genetic defense may win sympathy in court but no shorter sentence

Genetic explanations for violent crimes may encourage juries and judges to support an insanity defense, yet also persuade them to lock up the defendant, according to new research.

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Life's not fair! So why do we assume it is?

What if you heard that on planet Teeku, the Blarks were much richer than the Orps, and you had to guess why? In a new study, participants were asked to choose from several potential explanations for this fictional disparity. A majority focused on inherent traits of the Blarks and Orps-maybe the ...

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