Fact or Fiction: Straight Talk about HIPAA


Jan 08, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm MDT


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No doubt you’ve seen the high-profile headlines of large data breaches, settlements and fines. You may be thinking the HIPAA laws are complex and confusing at best. So how do you go about separating fact from fiction in your day-to-day operations?
This engaging webinar unravels myths pertaining to patient rights as well as the role of Business Associates in your practice. Trace your Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) to ensure key office functions align with the HIPAA laws.
Upon completion of this session, you will be able to:

    1. Connect your NPP with basic HIPAA requirements
    2. Identify best practices for staff access to and disclosure of patient data
    3. Evaluate HIPAA compliance of your physical office – what should/should not be in plain sight
    4. Understand the importance of due diligence when it comes to Business Associates

Linda Harvey:
As a nationally recognized healthcare risk management and compliance expert, Linda Harvey assists dentists and teams to navigate regulatory requirements. She is the founder and President of two compliance-related companies—the Linda Harvey Group and the Institute for Dental Compliance and Risk Management.

Linda’s career in dentistry began as a dental hygienist. Since that time, she’s worked in corporate risk management and has been recognized as a Distinguished Fellow in the American Society of Healthcare Risk Management. In addition, Linda was honored to consult with the ADA on three separate occasions regarding compliance.

During her programs, Linda draws from real-world experience, having worked with offices that have undergone HIPAA, OSHA and Infection Control audits. Her goal is to demystify HIPAA and empower you with easy-to-implement information that optimizes compliance in your practice.

This webinar is approved for 1CE AGD/PACE (AGD code: 566)
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