HIPAA - and the Business Associate 2017
- Start Date:
- Tuesday, 28 March, 2017
- End Date:
- Tuesday, 28 March, 2017 11:30am
- Health & Nutrition
Training Options Duration: 90 Minutes Tuesday, March 28, 2017 | 10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST Overview: The objectives of this course will be to go over the specific risks associated with business associates as it relates to HIPAA compliance. I will uncover myths versus reality as it relates to this very enigmatic law based on over 1000 risk assessments performed as well as years of experience in dealing directly with the Office of Civil Rights HIPAA auditors.
Times have changed and unfortunately many businesses are losing clients or unable to get new clients due to problems with their compliance program or lack of a compliance program. I will explain real life scenarios as well as best practices and excellent resources you can use to get your house in order before it's too late. I will speak on specific experiences from over 17 years in working as an outsourced compliance auditor, expert witness on multiple HIPAA cases, and thoroughly explain how patients are now able to get cash remedies for wrongful disclosures of private health information and how this ALSO applies to business associates.
More importantly I will show you how to limit those risks by simply taking proactive steps and utilizing best practices. Why Should you attend: Protect your business! Business associates are now required to comply directly with the HIPAA legislation! Many businesses are losing clients or unable to get clients because of compliance issues. We will be discussing the changes taking place in Washington, DC with the Health and Human Services in relating to business associates and the importance of getting in front of this law rather than waiting until it's too late I will also be discussing factors might cause an unwanted visit or letter from the Office of Civil Rights and how to prepare for the audit and deal with the Feds - In addition, we will discuss the dangers and liability under HIPAA for being sued! These day's trial attorney's pose a higher risk than the Federal government! Areas Covered in the Session: Updates for 2017What to do if a client requires more than just a signed business associate agreementFinesPolicy and ProcedurePortable devicesNIST Risk assessmentBreach notificationPaperwork that needs to be updatedRisk factors Who Will Benefit: Any business associates who work with medical practices or hospitals (i.e. billing companies, transcription companies, IT companies, answering services, home health, coders, attorneys, etc) Speaker Profile : Brian L Tuttle, CPHIT, CHP, CBRA, Net+, A+, CCNA, MCP is a Certified Professional in Health IT (CPHIT), Certified HIPAA Professional (CHP), Certified Business Resilience Auditor (CBRA) with over 15 years' experience in Health IT and Compliance Consulting.
Mr. Tuttle has worked all of those 15 years with MAG Mutual Healthcare Solutions and is now Senior Compliance Consultant and IT Manager with InGauge Healthcare Solutions (previously named MAG Mutual Healthcare Solutions). Almost all of Brian's clients are earned by referral with little or no advertising. Brian is well known and highly regarded in medical circles throughout the United States . Price : $139.00 Contact Info: MentorHealthPhone No: 1-800-385-1607FaX: 302-288-6884 firstname.lastname@example.org
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