Lessons from OCR Audits - Risk Analysis Explained Step-by-Step

What topics are covered by the course?

What are OCR's top priorities in HIPAA enforcement, learned from the Phase 2 Audits
Why HIPAA Risk Analysis - Risk Management is essential for all Covered Entities and Business Associates, regardless of size
What HIPAA Risk Analysis - Risk Management really is
How administrative staff can do a complete HIPAA Risk Analysis - Risk Management efficiently, step-by-step
How Covered Entities and Business Associates failed the Audits, and what can be done to avoid failure
What are some common misunderstandings about the Individual's Right of Access to medical records
How to communicate with patients electronically and comply with HIPAA by following the "3 step safeguard"
There is a secret to HIPAA compliance. The secret is that the HIPAA Rules are easy to follow, step-by-step, when you know the steps.

Who should attend?

Hospital Trustees
C-Suite Executives
HIPAA Compliance Official
HIPAA Privacy Officer
HIPAA Security Officer
Health Information Technology Supervisor
Practice Manager
Risk Manager
Physical Therapist

What will I be able to do on completion?

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR), the HIPAA enforcement arm of the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) continues to monitor compliance with HIPAA in 2019. Audit results from the Phase 2 Covered Entity HIPAA Compliance Audits showed that 87% failed the Risk Analysis Audit and 94% failed the Risk Management Audit! Follow up investigations are underway, and penalties have not been announced yet.

HIPAA enforcement, driven by Congressional and public demand is increasing dramatically. HIPAA Risk Analysis - Risk Management is OCR's highest compliance priority and is required of all Covered Entities and Business Associates. And it should be the foundation of every health care organization's HIPAA compliance program.

The HIPAA Rules do not explain how to do Risk Analysis - Risk Management and government guidance is confused, confusing and of no practical help. Attend this session to review, step-by-step, how you can comply calmly and confidently with this fundamental HIPAA requirement.

The Audits also revealed noncompliance with other basic HIPAA requirements of the Privacy Rule concerning the Individual's Right of Access to medical records, the Notice of Privacy Practices, and Breach Notification. Common misunderstandings about these requirements and how to comply with each of them will be explained.

How will I be assessed?

Attend this session to learn the three components of HIPAA Risk Analysis - Risk Management, step-by-step, with the steps demonstrated and explained clearly in plain language.

Event link: https://www.mentorhealth.com/webinar/-801678LIVE?channel=coursesplus-july_2019_SEO
Contact Info:
Netzealous LLC - MentorHealth
Phone No: 1-800-385-1607
Fax: 302-288-6884
Email: mentorhealth84@gmail.com
Website: http://www.mentorhealth.com/

Guide Price: $139

Delivery: Online
Category: Health & Medical »
Duration: 90 Minutes
Qualification: na

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