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Webinar on How to Conduct a HIPAA Risk Assessment

Start Date:
Wednesday, 24 May, 2017
End Date:
Wednesday, 24 May, 2017 11:30am
Health & Nutrition

Training Options Duration: 90 Minutes Wednesday, May 24, 2017 | 10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT Overview: Understanding the proper methodologies on conducting a HIPAA Risk Assessment based on the requirements of the HIPAA Security Rule is critical for any organization. The U.S.Department of Health and Human Services requires all organizations handling protected health information (PHI), including HIPAA hosting providers, to conduct a risk assessment as the first step toward implementing safeguards specified in the HIPAA Security Rule, and ultimately achieving HIPAA compliance.

This webinar will cover concepts involved in a security risk analysis and overall risk management. Sample assessment questions will be reviewed and guidance provided on how to make risk level determinations based on responses. Documenting the results of the risk assessment will covered. If your healthcare practice or business needs to understand how to conduct a HIPAA Risk Assessment, please join us for this informative and interactive session.

Why should you Attend: With a substantial increase HIPAA data breaches and increased government enforcement, organizations must understand how to conduct a HIPAA Risk Assessment. The HIPAA Security Rule requires entities to evaluate risks and vulnerabilities in their environments and to implement reasonable and appropriate security measures to protect against reasonably anticipated threats or hazards to the security or integrity of e-PHI.

The risk assessment is the first step in that process. Areas Covered in the Session: Why was HIPAA created?Who Must Comply with HIPAA Requirements?What is the HIPAA Security Rule?What policies and procedures must be in placeRisk assessment methodologyElements of a risk assessmentNIST Cybersecurity Crosswalk for the HIPAAWhat are "Required" and "Addressable" Implementation Specifications?What are Administrative, Technical, and Physical Safeguards Requirements?What are the penalties and fines for non-compliance and how to avoid themQ&A Who Will Benefit:Compliance OfficerHIPAA Privacy OfficerHIPAA Security OfficerMedical/Dental Office ManagersPractice ManagersInformation Systems ManagerChief Information OfficerGeneral Counsel/LawyerPractice Management Consultants Speaker Profile Jay Hodes president of Colington Security Consulting, LLC, which provides HIPAA consulting services for healthcare providers and business associates.

Mr. Hodes has over 30 years of combined experience in risk assessments, site security evaluation, regulatory compliance, policy and procedures assessments, and federal law enforcement management. He is the former Assistant Inspector General for Investigations at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Price: $139.00 Contact Info:Netzealous -MentorHealthPhone No: 1-800-385-1607Fax: 302-288-6884 Email: support@mentorhealth.comWebsite:


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MentorHealth is a comprehensive training source for healthcare professionals. Our trainings are high on value, but not on cost. MentorHealth is the right training solution for healthcare professionals. With MentorHealth, healthcare professionals can make use of the best benefits relating to their professional training. • They can get the benefit of advice from experts in the field. • Healthcare professionals will have the flexibility of viewing recorded webinars at their convenience.• MentorHealth offers online interactive participation. Using this, healthcare professionals, no matter which part of the world they are based in, will have the opportunity to listen to and interact with some of the most accomplished experts in the healthcare Industry.

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