Medical Identity Theft, HIPAA and the Internet

MentorHealth
Date: Monday September 30, 2019
Time:

10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT

Duration: 90 Minutes
Instructor: Paul R. Hales
Webinar Id: 801808

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$299.
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$179.
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$379.
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$269 $318  
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This webinar will explain the dangers of medical identity theft. It will describe how compliance with easy-to-follow HIPAA Rules, often overlooked, are required, and when implemented, protect Covered Entities, Business Associates and patients from medical ID theft risks.

Overview:

Medical Identity Theft is the fastest growing type of identity theft in the United States. This webinar explains how HIPAA Rules protect Covered Entities, Business Associates and patients from the Medical ID Theft epidemic.

Medical ID Theft is a threat to Patient Safety - not just to their financial well-being. The HIPAA Rules to combat Medical ID Theft are easy to follow, step-by-step, when you know the steps.

Why should you Attend: Medical ID Theft is real and dangerous. Health Care Providers and Business Associates must know and follow the simple HIPAA compliance steps to take away the low hanging PHI fruit that feed criminals and put patient safety at risk.

Areas Covered in the Session: This webinar will explain the dangers of Medical Identity Theft and how compliance with easy-to-follow HIPAA Rules that are required, overlooked and protect Covered Entities, Business Associates and patients from Medical ID Theft risks. Content includes:

  • Description of the Epidemic and why it is growing so fast
  • How a Health Care Provider's Web Site, Social Media and response to Patient Reviews unknowingly enable Medical ID Thieves and put patients at risk
  • HIPAA Rules that apply to Health Care Provider Web Sites and Social Media like a practice's Facebook page
  • The simple, often misunderstood, mandatory HIPAA safeguards that protect Health Care Providers from Web Site and Social Media violations
  • HIPAA Rules regarding Patient Reviews and safeguards that protect Health Care Providers
  • Combating Phishing and Adware Threats
  • How to prevent Business Associates from unknowingly enabling Medical ID Theft

Who Will Benefit:
  • Health Care Providers of All Types
  • Business Associates that provide Patient Engagement services such as
    • Web Site Development
    • Social Media Branding, Marketing and Development
    • Reputation Management Services

Speaker Profile
Paul R. Hales received his Juris Doctor degree from Columbia University Law School and is licensed to practice law before the Supreme Court of the United States. He is an expert on HIPAA Privacy, Security, Breach notification and Enforcement Rules with a national HIPAA consulting practice based in St. Louis. Paul is the author of all content in The HIPAA E-Tool, an Internet-based, Software as a Service product for health care providers and business associates.


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