Privacy and Security of Electronic Health Information (HIPAA)
$9.00 | CEU Hours:3.00 | Intermediate*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CE Course Description
Everyone has a role to play in the privacy and security of electronic health information. This CE course helps health care providers better understand how to integrate federal health information privacy and security requirements into their practices.
Article Author: The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
CE Course Objectives
1. Enumerate the items that must be included in the Notice of Privacy Practices.
2. Investigate what information the CE can and cannot disclose without an individual’s written authorization.
3. Scrutinize who is responsible for taking the steps needed to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of health information in health care provider’s EHR.
4. Describe what the first comprehensive security risk analysis should accomplish.
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