DUBLIN, January 26, 2022--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "3-Hour Virtual Seminar on HIPAA Security and Breach Rule Compliance- Understanding Risk Analysis, Policies and Procedures and Managing Incidents" webinar has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
This seminar is designed to provide intensive training in HIPAA Security and Breach Notification Rule compliance designed for both the seasoned HIPAA professional as well as the individual newly appointed to the position of HIPAA Security Officer.
The session begins with a detailed examination of HIPAA Security Rule and Breach Notification requirements, including what you need to do to protect information and what you have to do if you don't.
The discussion includes consideration of telemedicine, video tools, and Business Associate relationships, and the relaxation of enforcement relating to the adoption of video technologies during the emergency.
The session concludes with a discussion of the essential activities of performing risk analysis, mitigating risk issues, documenting policies, procedures, and activities, training staff and managers in the issues and policies they need to know about, and examining compliance readiness through drills and self-audits, all as part of a 10-step plan for reviewing and maintaining HIPAA compliance.
What's in the Security and Breach Notification regulations and what has changed?
What are the new threats to the security of Protected Health Information?
What are the HIPAA Security Safeguards and how do they work, particularly in emergencies when rules are relaxed?
Where do Risk Analysis and Risk Assessment fit into the process, and what do they look like?
What needs to be addressed for compliance by covered entities and business associates?
What are the most important security issues?
How does enforcement relate to the Security and Breach Notification Rules, and how might it be suspended during an emergency?
Are HIPAA Audits continuing and how do we prepare for them?
What needs to be done to be able to demonstrate your HIPAA compliance?
What can happen when compliance is not adequate?
Numerous references and sample documents will be provided.
Why You Should Attend:
This Seminar is designed for the HIPAA expert and HIPAA newbie alike who wishes to stay up with changes to HIPAA and related regulations in personal information privacy and security, as well as understand the regulatory issues most frequently encountered in day-to-day operation of health care entities, as well as during emergencies.
Objectives Include Learning Related to a Variety of Topics, Including:
Understand the structure of the HIPAA Regulations and how they work together
Learn about the overall processes and objectives of the Security Rule, and how to interpret the rules
Understand how to use Risk Analysis to make compliance decisions in the face of new threats
Learn about using Risk Assessment and Risk Analysis to help discover and prioritize mitigation of risks
Know what safeguards must be considered to provide security for health information
Understand what makes a good information security policy
Know how to respond to breaches and violations of Privacy and Security rules
Learn how breaches occur and what steps can be taken to best avoid them
Work through practical examples of risk analysis and breach analysis
Learn how to deal with the modern portable technologies and communication methods
Learn about how the HIPAA rules support the appropriate use of new technologies involving texting and telemedicine
Find out about how rules may be relaxed in response to emergency circumstances, but must be observed otherwise
Understand how to use policies, documentation, training, and drills to prepare for audits and incidents, and achieve good compliance
Areas Covered in the Session:
Part one sets the stage with an overview of the HIPAA regulations and then continues with presentation of the specifics of the Security Rule, the Breach Notification Rule, a Risk Analysis overview and review of the HIPAA security safeguards, detail on recommended policies and procedures, and how to be prepared for HIPAA audits.
Overview of HIPAA Regulations
The Origins and Purposes of HIPAA
Privacy Rule History and Objectives, including Responding to Emergencies
Security Rule History and Objectives
Breach Notification Requirements, Benefits, and Results
HIPAA Security Rule Principles
General Rules, Flexibility Provisions, and Responding to Emergencies
The Role of Risk Analysis
Security Safeguards and Enforcement, including Suspension of Enforcement for Emergencies
Training and Documentation
HIPAA Security Policies and Procedures and Audits
HIPAA Security Policy Framework
Sample Security Policy Content
Recommended Level of Detail for Policies and Procedures
The New HIPAA Compliance Audit Protocol
Part two begins with principles and methods of risk analysis for Security Rule and Breach Notification compliance, and continues with a discussion of typical security issues and means for avoiding breaches and meeting compliance requirements when it comes to modern technologies, such as texting, e-mail, and social media.
Finally, the day concludes with a session on the essential activities of documenting policies, procedures, and activities, training staff and managers in the issues and policies they need to know about, and examining compliance readiness through drills and self-audits.
Risk Analysis for Security and Breach Notification
Principles of Risk Analysis for Information Security
Analyzing Risks for Determination of Breach Notification
Risk Analysis Methods
Risk Analysis Example
Risk Mitigation, Breach Prevention, and Compliance Remediation
Typical Security Risks and Preventing Breaches
Social Media, Texting, e-mail, and Privacy
Dealing with Portable Devices and Remote Access, and Telemedicine
Compliance Planning and Decision Making During Emergencies
Documentation, Training, Drills and Self-Audits
How to Organize and Use Documentation to Your Advantage
Training Methods and Compliance Improvement
Conducting Drills in Incident and Breach Response
Using the HIPAA Audit Protocol for Documentation and Self-Auditing
Who Should Attend:
HIPAA Privacy Officers
HIPAA Security Officers
Information Security Officers
Health Information Managers
Information Technology Managers
Information Systems Managers
Medical Office Managers
Chief Financial Officers
Chief Information Officer
For more information about this webinar visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/r/m2diuw.
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