Cost:

Free for HFMA Members
Buy HFMA Membership to Attend

Date:

Jun 09, 2020

Time:

11:00 AM CT

Length:

1 Hr 0 Min

Audience:

Business Partners
Health Plans
Hospitals and Other Providers
Physicians and Other Practitioners

Career Level:

Executive
Experienced Professional
Mid-Senior

Recommended for:

Business Operations
Clinical Operations
Medical Records
Patient Accounts
Patient Financial Services
Physician Practice
Registration
Revenue Cycle

Delivery Method:

Group Internet Based

Advance Preparation:

None

Prerequisites:

None

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Privacy and security risks for providers related to COVID-19 pandemic

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Description

As hospitals, health systems and physician groups respond to the COVID-19 pandemic new privacy and security issues emerge. Providers have increased the use of telehealth services, engaged with patients through new mediums, substantially expanded remote work, and welcomed many temporary health workers into their organizations. While the priority remains on responding to the pandemic, providers must ensure that proper safeguards are in place. Join this webinar relaying legal aspects of privacy and security, potential financial implications related to penalties and costs, and safeguards that should be in place now and post COVID-19 pandemic.
After this program, you'll be able to..
  • Summarize important privacy and security issues for providers, particularly in light of COVID-19 pandemic
  • Detail issues related to privacy and security, particularly for telemedicine and other new uses of technology
  • Describe safeguards to protect against cyber-risk
  • Highlight potential penalties and financial impact of security breaches