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2 Day Course: HIPAA 2018 - Understanding Compliance Program Requirements (Chapel Hill, United States - June 29, 2018) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

May 15, 2018

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--The “HIPAA 2018 - Understanding Compliance Program Requirements” conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

With a new year upon us, is your organization keeping up with the HIPAA requirements mandated by the Code of Federal Regulations? Many organizations still need to fully understand the requirements of a compliance program. Why? In 2016, there was a trend towards higher settlements payments. There were 7 settlements over $1 million including $5.5 million, $3.9 million, and $2.75 million and 12 overall resolutions settlements. In 2017, there was continued HIPAA enforcement with a number of new settlements announced and the trend will continue. Attendees will leave the course clearly understanding of all the requirements for a comprehensive HIPAA compliance program and what steps need to be taken to mitigate risk. The seminar will include practical exercise to assist in knowing how to develop, review, and amend HIPAA policy and procedure. After completing this course, a Covered Entity or Business Associate will have a clear roadmap for what needs to be place when it comes to all of the HIPAA regulations.

Agenda

Lecture 1 (90 Mins)

What is HIPAA, HITECH & the Omnibus Rule An Exercise in Risk Mitigation & Breach Prevention Designating HIPAA Privacy & Security Officials

Lecture 2 (90 Mins)

HIPAA Privacy Rule Requirements Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) Requirements Understanding Authorized and Permitted Disclosures Requirements for Tracking Disclosures

Lecture 3 (90 Mins)

HIPAA Security Rule Requirements HIPAA Security Standards & Implementation Specifications How to Manage the Business Associates Process HIPAA Risk Assessment - Important First Step

Lecture 4 (90 Mins)

HIPAA Policies and Procedures - What Must be Covered HIPAA Risk Management Plans HIPAA Enforcement Trends - Lessons Learned HIPAA & Social Media Summary & Closing Remarks Q&A will be included at the end of each session

For more information about this conference visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4s5k2b/2_day_course?w=4

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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INSURANCE MANAGED CARE

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