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Complying with the HIPAA Privacy Rule can pose unique challenges in the Long Term Care setting. Establishing and maintaining an effective program can be overwhelming as leadership team members make decisions on how to best utilize internal resources. There are complexities that are unique with respect to the resident population that pose challenges in clear understanding and consistent compliance by staff. This webinar serves to provide guidance and recommended practices for maintaining a HIPAA Compliance Program as well as recommended strategies specific to the Long Term Care environment. 

In the latest Healthcare Risk Management Update, Mike Midgley hosts John E. Sanchez, MS, CPHRM, Vice President of Compliance – Risk Management | Risk Control Consultant at Pendulum, LLC. They discuss:

  • The structure and elements of the HIPAA Compliance Program
  • The specific challenges for Long Term Care Facilities, and recommended compliance strategies
  • The importance of the assessment process, and hard-wiring change to strengthen the HIPAA compliance program

The webinar has been approved by ASHRM for 1.0 contact hour of Continuing Education (CE) Credit towards the requirements of the ASHRM designations of FASHRM (Fellow) and DFASHRM (Distinguished Fellow), and CPHRM renewal. CEs are awarded after the successful completion of an online evaluation form (link provided after the webinar). Attendees must provide their name and email address for CE certificates.


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