1.0 hr. of Ethics CE offered. In January, the Dept. of Health and Human Services issued regulations under HIPAA. These regulations make significant changes to the HIPAA privacy and security rules for health providers, regardless of the size of the provider. Please join us for a discussion of the new changes and a refresher on basic HIPAA rules. Learn what actions you need to take to comply with the new regulations that go into effect September 23, 2013. All providers covered by HIPAA have some action to take prior to this date to be in compliance.
Speaker: Lyndsey Barnett, J.D., LL.M. is with Graydon Head Legal Counsel. Lyndsey provides counsel for providers (large and small), health plans and business associates on their obligations regarding HIPAA. She drafts HIPAA compliance manuals for clients and assists with day-to-day questions on HIPAA issues.