Understanding the HIPAA Security Rule
RVACFES 40 – Understanding the HIPAA Security Rule – 3 CPE – To purchase this lecture add it to your Cart and follow the on-screen instructions …
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 is the most complex piece of Federal health care related legislation passed by Congress in the last 50 years; the Act has revolutionized the way health care is provided in the United States The Security Rule portion of the Act sets information security standards with regard to personal health information; in the process of doing so it has defined Federal standards for all types of sensitive information. Fraud Examiners and Auditors will be confronting the provisions of this Act whenever they or their clients deal with issues of information security, both inside and outside of government for years to come. Any Auditor or Fraud Examiner with knowledge of the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules will be at a definite advantage in securing and servicing future clients within the health care and all other industries.
180 minutes of self study plus 20 minutes to answer 10 questions for a total of 200 minutes.
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