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Online HIPAA for Business Associates Training Course

By Erin Azuse, RN BSN

Release Date: Jan 1, 2016
Note: This course will be updated by Jan 1, 2018
Exam Passing Score: 80%

Purpose of Course

Provide a comprehensive look at HIPAA legislation as it applies to a Business Associate. The Omnibus Final Rule greatly increased Business Associates’ liabilities related to HIPAA compliance. To ensure privacy of protectedl health information and to avoid potential civil and criminal penalties, it is imperative that Business Associates have a solid understanding of this complex legislation.

learning objectives

Understand the purpose of HIPAA legislation Explain the changes implemented to HIPAA by the Omnibus Final Rule Identify the key elements of the Privacy Rule, Security Rule, and Enforcement Rule Explain the process for Breach Notification Understand the Unique Identifiers and Transaction and Code Set Rules Be aware of how to apply these rules to his/her functions as a Business Associate

Content

Content

This course is designed to provide a comprehensive look at HIPAA legislation as it applies to Business Associates, such as those involved in claims processing, billing and data analysis. Recent updates to HIPAA as a result of the HITECH Act and the Omnibus Final Rule greatly increased Business Associates’ liabilities related to HIPAA compliance. This course covers the Privacy Rule, Security Rule, Breach Notification Rule, and Enforcement Rule in detail, while highlighting what is important to a Business Associate, such as the expanded definition of what constitutes a Business Associate and what should be included in Business Associate Agreements.  In order to be prepared for potential audits, to ensure privacy of protected health information and to avoid potential civil and criminal penalties, it is imperative that Business Associates have a solid understanding of this complex legislation.

Agenda

Objectives 
Purpose of Course 
Introduction to HIPAA 
What is Portability? 
What is Accountability? 
HITECH Act and Omnibus Final Rule 
Who must abide by HIPAA rules? 
Covered Entities 
Business Associates 
Expanded definition of Business Associate 
Business Associate Agreements 
HIPAA Privacy Rule 
Privacy Rule for Business Associates 
Permitted Use and Disclosure of PHI 
“Minimum Necessary” Principal 
Business Associate and Privacy Rule Scenario 
Individual Access to Protected Health Information 
More Individual Rights Under the Privacy Rule 
Personal Representatives and Minors Under the Privacy Rule 
State Law and the Privacy Rule 
HIPAA Security Rule 
What Security Measures Must be Used? 
Administrative Safeguards  
Technical Safeguards 
Privacy and Security for Mobile Devices 
Transaction and Code Set Standards 
Unique Identifiers Rule 
HIPAA Enforcement Rule 
Enforcement Rule and Civil Money Penalties  
Defenses and Waivers for CMP 
Liabilities for Violations 
HIPAA Breach Notification Rule 
Burden of Proof for Breach Notification 
Real Life Examples of HIPAA Breaches 
Conclusion

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