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HIPAA and HITECH for Business Associates

——   Created by Merit Career Development

A Step-by-Step Guide for Developing and Implementing an Effective Compliance Plan

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In this course, Patricia Wynne, Esq., a seasoned HIPAA Privacy Officer, presents a step-by-step guide for Business Associates to develop an effective HIPAA and HITECH Compliance Plan. The course is also valuable for Covered Entities to monitor their Business Associates' compliance with these new laws. When implemented, the compliance plan will help minimize the occurrence of breaches and provide guidance on remediation, if needed.

Topics include:

  • HIPAA and HITECH Overview
  • Key Definitions
  • The Role of the Privacy Officer
  • The Business Associate Agreement
  • Security Standards
  • Drafting the Compliance Plan
  • Implementing the Plan
  • Breaches
Who this course is for:
  • Anyone with clients in the healthcare industry
  • Anyone interested in HIPAA and HITECH and how it affects their business

27 Lessons

2 mins
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Course Objectives
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2 mins
What is HIPPA?
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What is HITECH?
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Key Defintions
1 min
Covered Entity
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Business Associate
2 mins
Protected Healthcare Information (PHI)
2 mins
Individually Identifiable Healthcare Information (IIHI)
4 mins
3 mins
Forms and Notices
HIPAA and HITECH Security and Privacy Regulations
2 mins
2 mins
Confidentiality Standards
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Merit Career Development

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  • 44m of on-demand video
  • 8 downloadable files
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