HIPAA, HITECH, the Omnibus Rule and the Healthcare Practice is part of the HIPAA Training suite for Healthcare employees. This course provides information on the HIPAA and HITECH rules and regulations that impact every healthcare employee's job and responsibilities.
Participants review details of best practices for keeping patient protected health information (PHI) safe and secure, and are reminded of penalties for PHI breaches. Of special importance are the latest changes and updates to the rules. Learners take a final assessment to demonstrate their mastery of course content.
Participants will learn detailed information about these topics:
- Basic HIPAA concepts and definitions
- Patient rights in use of PHI
- Methods for safeguarding PHI
- Security issues
- Administrative responsibilities and procedures
- Civil and criminal penalties for HIPAA violations
Special care is taken to explain how every healthcare employee can safeguard the patients’ PHI.
The course includes recent changes and updates to the rules, and offers an easily accessible glossary of essential terms.
Learners take a final assessment to demonstrate their mastery of course content.
Seat time: 2 hours
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