HIPAA Privacy for Healthcare Providers
- 60 minutes
This course focuses on the HIPAA Privacy issues that are specific to employees in the healthcare industry. The course covers the history and overall function of HIPAA, the HIPAA "Administrative Simplification" standards and regulations for the handling of Protected Health Information (PHI), the requirements for the protection of PHI under the HIPAA Privacy Rule, additional requirements for the protection of electronic PHI under the HIPAA Security Rule, and requirements under the HITECH Act. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA); Department of Health and Human Services 45 CFR Parts 160, 162, and 164.