Webinar: Patient Access of Medical Records under HIPAA - New HHS Guidance, New Focus for HIPAA Audits When: Tuesday May 25, 2021 - 03:00 PM EDT Duration: 90 Minutes.
This training program will provide a comprehensive look at the changes in the new access rights under HIPAA and CLIA regulations and prepare attendees for the process of incorporating the changes into how they do business in their facilities. It will also explain how the HIPAA audit and enforcement activities are now being increased and what needs to be done to survive a HIPAA audit.
Areas Covered in the Webinar:
The new access rights under HIPAA and CLIA regulations.
Extensive new guidance from the HHS Office of Civil Rights on access of PHI.
The guidance from HHS regarding access of mental health information and minors' information.
What the regulations call for and what processes you must have in place for the proper approval and denial of access as appropriate.
The required process for the review of certain denials of access.
How e-mail and texting should be handled, what can go wrong, and what can result when it does.
HIPAA requirements for access and patient preferences, as well as the requirements to protect PHI.
Training and education that must take place to ensure your staff handles access requests properly.
How the HIPAA audit and enforcement activities are now being increased and what you need to do to survive a HIPAA audit.