Session ID: 
119

A HIPAA Update from the HHS Office for Civil Rights

10:00am - 11:00am Wednesday, March 11
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W207C

Description

Roger Severino, the Director of the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights, the agency that administers and enforces the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules, will highlight recent HIPAA enforcement actions, future enforcement trends and priorities, and future regulatory and guidance initiatives. His discussion will explore best practices for HIPAA enforcement learned from OCR’s investigative work and highlight strategies for building an effective HIPAA compliance program. Audience members will have the opportunity to ask questions of the Director.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe recent HIPAA enforcement actions and recognize patterns of noncompliance
  • Identify best practices for HIPAA compliance
  • Explain the importance of risk analysis and other strategies for an effective HIPAA compliance program

Continuing Education Credits

CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Audience

CIO/CTO/CTIO/Senior IT
CISO/CSO
Information Management Professional

Level

Introductory