With HIPAA audits slated to resume and OCR monetary settlements steadily increasing, the risk of ending up on OCR’s “wall of shame” is greater than ever. OCR recently hit two covered entities with the largest HIPAA settlement to date: a combined $4.8 million penalty for alleged violations during a joint arrangement.
The first step to ensuring HIPAA compliance is developing an effective risk analysis and management process that identifies gaps, thereby keeping your organization off the government’s radar. Learn strategies for conducting an internal audit of your organization—before the government audits you.
During this program, HIPAA compliance experts Margret Amatayakul, MBA, RHIA, CHPS, CPHIT, CPEHR, CPHIE, FHIMSS, and Kathy Perkins-Smerdel, BS, CHC, will explain how to develop a thorough risk analysis process and implement an internal auditing program, offer audit preparation strategies, and identify flaws in privacy and information security programs.
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to do the following:
- Develop an effective, well-documented risk analysis process
- Prepare for OCR/CMS audits
- Identify privacy and information security program deficiencies
For more information or to place an order, call 800/650-6787 and mention Source Code EZINEAD or visit the HCPro Healthcare Marketplace .