OCR – HIPAA Updates and New Guidance

Published November 13, 2019

Office for Civil Rights
HIPAA Updates and New Guidance

– Individual Patient Access
  — Obligation details
  — Recent settlements and penalties
– Direct liability of Business Associates
– Common Reoccurring compliance issues
– Recommended best practices

Speaker: Lesley Morgan, JD

Release of Information: Can You Afford to Ignore Industry Changes?

January 22, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET

This presentation will explore the results from a nationwide survey of senior HIM professionals about the ROI challenges, priorities, and strategies that are at the forefront of today’s healthcare ecosystem. The survey was commissioned and published by MRO and conducted by Porter Research. Learn from an expert speaker as she takes a deeper dive and discussed when it is time to consider a new strategy and ROI partner, key decision criteria, and what transparency in partnership really means, to name a few.

Speaker: Angela Rose, MHA, RHIA, CHPS, FAHIMA

Privacy and Security Series: Minimizing Data Breach Impacts, Medical Device Security, and The New Privacy Model

January 30, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET

Privacy and Security Series: Minimizing Data Breach Impacts: Legislation that recognizes security practices

Join this session and learn CMS’s “Top 5 Threats” and “10 Best Practices” targeted to mitigate specific cybersecurity threats for your facility. Easy to understand terminology, participants are provided the Best Practice guidelines, which include templates and toolkits. This HHS publication is now referenced in proposed Congressional Legislation as a means by which organizations can substantially mitigate the penalties of a breach.

Speaker: Ty Greenhalgh, HCISPP, Cyber Tygr CEO

February 6, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET

Privacy and Security Series: Medical Device Security – A Wicked Patient Safety Issue

Medical devices are part of the Internet of Things (IoT). A threat to patient privacy and now, patient safety. The department of Health and Human Services and the Healthcare Industry Cybersecurity Task Force have agreed medical devices are a primary threat vector for malicious cybersecurity attackers and unintended malware incidents like Notpetya & Wannacry. It’s not if you will be breached, it’s when and have you prepared?

Speaker: Ty Greenhalgh, HCISPP, Cyber Tygr CEO

February 13, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET

Privacy and Security Series: The New Privacy Model – Risk based with measurable outcomes

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is creating a new Privacy Framework. HHS has already endorsed the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) to support the HIPAA Security Rule. The crosswalk from the NIST Privacy Framework to the HIPAA Privacy Rule are already being mapped.

Speaker: Karen Greenhalgh, CHC, CHPC, HCISPP

Who Has Rights to a Deceased Patient’s Records

Presented by the IdHIMA Ed’Venture Series

1) Who has rights to a deceased patient’s Records
2) 45 CFR | 164.502 Uses and disclosures of protected health information: General Rules
3) Substance Abuse and Confidentiality 42 CFR par 2 Future Trends in State Courts

No webinar included. Handouts and Quiz only.

Incident Response—Best Practices in Breach Management

August 21, 2019
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

In this session, there will be discussion over the current environment including compliance trends, issues, regulatory updates, and statistics related to healthcare breach. We will review the need for Covered Entities and Business Associates to develop a sophisticated incident response plan. Attendees will learn best practices for how to assemble an incident response team and establishing communication strategies for patient notification. Attendees will learn how to develop different approaches for specific incident types and then participate in a sample tabletop drill exercise.

Speaker: Rita Bowen, MA, RHIA, CHPS, CHPC, SSGB

2019 Quad-State Education Sessions Series

Aspiring, Strong and Universal (ASU) Cover Shoot Models
Bridging to our Future: 2019 CSA Report
Building Your Coding House on a Rock – A Detailed Study of the Conventions and Guidelines
CDI in the Physician Office: Strategies from the Field
Clinical Validation Workflow: Establishing a Consistent Approach
CPT Challenges for Percutaneous Coronary Interventions
Data Analytics – The Power of Coded Data
Decoding Spinal Procedures for ICD-10-PCS
Future of HIM Workforce in the Southeastern United States
Getting to Know CCHIIM
Healthcare Payment Reform and the Role of Coding and Clinical Documentation
Heart Healthy Cardiac CPT Coding
HIM Directors: Treat Your Patients as the Consumers They Are
I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar: I’m Sorry, Was that Too Loud?
Infusion, Injections, Hydrations: “Oh My!”
Leading Anytime, Anywhere: Your Leadership Edge
Project Management’s Role in Health Information Management – “A Coding Compliance Audit Case Study”
So, you think you know ProFee Coding?
The 5 Essentials for Patient Privacy Program Success
The Heart of the Matter: Complex IP and OP Cardiac Coding Tips
The Leadership Road to Peak Potential
Understanding Interventional Pulmonology: Bronchoscopy Procedures and Coding Fundamentals
Vision 2019: Your Career Connection – Part 1 and 2
Work/Life Balance: What Is It, and How in The World Can I Achieve It?