2-day In-person Seminar on “Mastering the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules"

2-day In-person Seminar on “Mastering the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules: Coping with Rule Changes, Managing Incidents, Preparing for Audits, and Avoiding Penalties” at Chicago, IL 2013
FREMONT, Calif. - July 24, 2013 - PRLog -- What the seminar is about:

This seminar will be an intensive, two-day training on HIPAA compliance. Its core disciplines will be about what is new in the regulations, what has changed recently, and what needs to be done by covered entities and business associates to address compliance issues.

This seminar will help managers of healthcare information privacy and security by providing the background and details for what they need to understand of the most important privacy and security issues. It will also provide them an understanding of what needs to be done for HIPAA compliance and also, what can happen when compliance is not adequate.

At this seminar, the speaker will explain audits and enforcement. He will also delve into privacy and security breaches and how to prevent them. Since this is an interactive seminar, the speaker will provide numerous references and sample documents during the course of this two-day session.


About the Speaker:

Jim Sheldon-Dean is the founder and director of compliance services at Lewis Creek Systems LLC, a Vermont-based consulting firm founded in 1982, which provides information privacy and security regulatory compliance services to a wide variety of health care entities.


The agenda:

The seminar will have the following agenda:

Day 1 –Agenda

Lecture 1: Overview of HIPAA Regulations

The Origins and Purposes of HIPAA
Privacy Rule History and Objectives
Security Rule History and Objectives
Breach Notification Requirements, Benefits, and Results

Lecture 2: HIPAA Privacy Rule Principles, Policies and Procedures

Patient Rights under HIPAA
Limitations on Uses and Disclosures
Required Policies and Procedures
Training and Documentation Requirements

Lecture 3: Recent and Proposed Changes to the HIPAA Rules

New Penalty Structure
New HIPAA Audit Program
New Patient Rights
New Obligations for Business Associates

Lecture 4: HIPAA Security Rule Principles

General Rules and Flexibility Provisions
The Role of Risk Analysis
Security Safeguards
Training and Documentation

Agenda –Day 2

Lecture 5: 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

Lecture 6: Risk Analysis for Security and Meaningful Use

Principles of Risk Analysis for Information Security
Information Security Management Process
Risk Analysis Methods
Risk Analysis Example

Lecture 7: Risk Mitigation and Compliance Remediation

Typical Security Risks
Social Media, Texting, e-mail, and Privacy
Dealing with Portable Devices and Remote Access
Compliance Planning

Lecture 8: Documentation, Training, Drills and Self-Audits

How to Organize and Use Documentation to Your Advantage
Training Methods and Compliance Improvement
Conducting Drills in Incident Response
Using the HIPAA Audit Protocol for Documentation and Self-Auditing


For whom:

This seminar will benefit:

Information Security Officers
Risk Managers
Compliance Officers
Privacy Officers
Health Information Managers
Information Technology Managers
Medical Office Managers
Chief Financial Officers
Systems Managers
Legal Counsel
Operations Directors


Venue, date and timings: The venue for this seminar is the Courtyard Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, 165 E. Ontario Street Chicago, IL 60611. The seminar will be on August 29 and 30, from 9 A.M to 6 P.M PDT.



Early Bird

$1,295.00 per participant for registrations done until July 16.

$1,495.00 per participant for registrations done July 16 onwards. Discounts are available for group participation in the following manner:

For two attendees: 10% discount

For three to six attendees: 20% discount

For seven to 10 attendees: 25% discount

For more than 10 attendees: 30% discount

To avail the above group discounts, all the participants should register by making a single payment.

Please note that the registration will be closed two days (48 hours) prior to the start date of the seminar.


Contact Information:

Event Coordinator

Toll free: 1800 447 9407

Fax: 302 288 6884


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