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At a Glance

Course length: 
11-30
Course type:
Full Length Course
Category: 
Information Security Training
Regulations: 
HIPAA - Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Audience: 
All Learners
Topic: 
HIPAA
Format: 
Vector Animation

Provides covered entities with critical information on maintaining the privacy and security of health records. It lays a foundation for understanding and complying with HIPAA requirements and defines specific terms related to health information privacy and security including Protected Health Information (PHI). Real-world scenarios and in-depth exercises will quickly elevate awareness of best practices that can shield organizations from significant risk and liability when it comes to health records.

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Course Details

  • Covered Entities
  • Business Associates of Covered Entities
Covered Entities

This course provides covered entities with critical information on maintaining the privacy and security of health records.

Key Concepts Covered in This Course:50 min

The definition of Protected Health Information (PHI)

An introduction to HIPAA regulation and who must protect PHI

Best practices for keeping PHI secure

Administrative, physical, and technical safeguards

An introduction to the HIPAA Security Rule

Required and prohibited uses of PHI

The critical elements of a Notice of Privacy Practices

Best practices for preventing PHI breaches

The obligation to speak up if a breach is suspected

Business Associates of Covered Entities

This course provides business associates with critical information on maintaining the privacy and security of health records.

Key Concepts Covered in This Course:50 min

The definition of Protected Health Information (PHI)

A look at what constitutes PHI and how it's created

Hints for recognizing PHI

An introduction to HIPAA regulation and who must protect PHI

Best practices for keeping PHI secure

Administrative, physical, and technical safeguards

An introduction to the HIPAA Security Rule

The definition and scope of business associate agreements

Required and permitted uses of PHI by business associates

A definition of "breach" as it relates to PHI

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