HIPAA: Do the Right Thing!
Run time: 17 Minutes
Building trust with patients and their healthcare information is part of the business of providing good healthcare. They have their rights and should be informed of what is protected and what they choose to have disclosed. An informed staff will be able to communicate well with patients and others who are trying to access information by knowing what they are allowed to disclose and what they are accountable for.
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) has undergone several modifications since its enactment in 1996, from the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (2010) to the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act.
Walk your employees through the basics of the HIPAA Security and Privacy Rules and make sure sensitive personal information is handled with the highest level of security and confidentiality. This course explains the basics of the HIPAA Privacy Rule
including permitted and non-permitted use and disclosure of Protected Health Information (PHI), and patient agreement and authorization requirements.
HIPAA made simple
- Basics of HIPAA security
- HIPAA privacy safeguards
- Security breach prevention
- New marketing guidelines
- Mandates of the HITECH Act
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