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Texting and Emailing with Patients: How to Comply with New HIPAA Rules – On-Demand

Original Recording Date: March 18th, 2016
Duration: 75 minutes

The HIPAA Omnibus Update rules contain changes to HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification rules that affect emailing and texting with patients. Every health care-related organization must review its policies and procedures to ensure compliance with the new requirements. This webinar will provide a roadmap of the steps you should take now. You will learn about:

  • How the new rules allow for email and texting with patients
  • How HIPAA requirements for privacy and security can be reconciled with patient requests for information provided by email and text messages
  • What policies and procedures you should have in place for dealing with e-mail and texting
  • What training and education you should provide to ensure your staff uses email and texting properly and does not risk exposure of PHI
  • How to provide patients electronic access of electronically held PHI
  • How to conduct an information security compliance review

Course Reviews

93% of attendees said they would recommend this course to others.

“Concise summary of applicable rules.”

“Practical.”

“I liked the informal delivery style of the facilitator (Jim).”

“Great overview of HIPAA compliance from a practical perspective.”

“I liked the presenter! Jim kept the content interesting and was very good at explaining the concepts i.e. giving concrete examples.”

“Informative. References were much appreciated.”

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CCB Compliance Certifications (CCEP, CHC, CHRC)

This course should qualify for 1.5 Continuing Education Units for CCB Compliance Certifications (CCEP, CHC, CHRC). Clear Law Institute will provide the necessary materials and instructions for attendees to submit their attendance to the CCB after the webinar.

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Faculty - Jim Sheldon-Dean


About the Presenter

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. He is a frequent speaker regarding HIPAA, including speaking engagements at numerous regional and national healthcare association conferences and conventions and the annual NIST/OCR HIPAA Security Conference. Sheldon-Dean has more than 30 years of experience in policy analysis and implementation, business process analysis, information systems and software development, and eight years of experience doing hands-on medical work as a Vermont certified volunteer emergency medical technician. Sheldon-Dean received his B.S. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Vermont and his master’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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$99
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Group Discounts

icon-groupIf you add more people from your organization, the registration fee for each person will be discounted as described below. The discount will be automatically applied during checkout.

2-4

$149
25% Off

5-9

$133
33% Off

10+

$99
50% Off

On-Demand

icon-webinar-smShortly after you register, we will email you a link to view the webinar recording and a PDF of the presentation materials. You will be able to view the webinar recording as many times as you wish for up to 1 year.  If you have any questions, please contact us.

Access Everywhere

Access the recorded webinar at any time on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.

Money-Back Guarantee

If you’re not satisfied with the course, we will promptly refund your money.

All-Access Membership

icon-membershipJoin our all-access membership program to participate in this webinar and any live or recorded webinar for a flat annual fee.

Learn More

FAQs

Any questions?  Please view our FAQs page or contact us.