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Mastering the HIPAA Privacy

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Date 2013-08-29 to 2013-08-30
City Chicago
Address 165 E. Ontario Street Chicago, IL 60611 USA
Exhibition hall Courtyard Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile
Sponsor GlobalCompliancePanel
Undertaker GlobalCompliancePanel

Event Description

This session is designed to provide intensive, two-day training in HIPAA compliance, including what's new in the regulations, what's changed recently, and what needs to be addressed for compliance by covered entities and business associates. 

The session provides the background and details for any manager of healthcare information privacy and security to know what are the most important privacy and security issues, what needs to be done for HIPAA compliance, and what can happen when compliance is not adequate. 

Audits and enforcement will be explained, as well as privacy and security breaches and how to prevent them. Numerous references and sample documents will be provided. 

Course Outline:

Day 1 – 29th August 2013

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

Day 2 – 30th August 2013

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

Who 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

About 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, providing information privacy and security regulatory compliance services to a wide variety of health care entities. 

Sheldon-Dean serves on the HIMSS Information Systems Security Workgroup, has co-chaired the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange Privacy and Security Workgroup, and is a recipient of the WEDI 2011 Award of Merit. He is a frequent speaker regarding HIPAA and information privacy and security compliance issues at seminars and conferences, including speaking engagements at numerous regional and national healthcare association conferences and conventions and the annual NIST/OCR HIPAA Security Conference in Washington, D.C. 

Sheldon-Dean has more than 30 years of experience in policy analysis and implementation, business process analysis, information systems and software development.



Location: Chicago, IL | August 29th & 30th, 2013 | 9 AM to 6 PM EDT

Venue: Courtyard Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

Venue Address: 165 E. Ontario Street Chicago, Illinois 60611 USA


Price: $1,295.00

Register now and save $200. (Early Bird)

Until July 16, Early Bird Price: $1,295.00

From July 17 to August 27, Regular Price: $1,495.00

Contact Information:

Event Coordinator

Toll free: 1800 447 9407

Fax: 302 288 6884




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DBA GlobalCompliancePanel

161 Mission Falls Lane,

Suite 216, Fremont, CA 94539, USA


Contact information
Contact: John Robinson
Address: 165 E. Ontario Street Chicago, IL 60611 USA
Fax: 302 288 6884
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