Professional Development

HIPAA and Confidentiality with Youth

Thursday, April 6, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Paramus

HIPAA and Confidentiality with Youth

This course is intended for…

  • All mental health providers who work in clinical practices and are in need of an understanding in HIPAA laws, patient confidentiality, minor consent and information sharing guidelines
  • Professionals who want to learn HIPAA standards and practical tips with the impact of technology sharing and social media

What you will learn…

  • An understanding of HIPAA’s basic facts and requirements, and why compliance is so important, even if you are a solo psychotherapy private practice clinician
  • A simple, step-by-step process towards HIPAA compliance
  • An understanding of the impact of HIPAA in your workplace and ways to protect patient health information
  • How to apply HIPAA requirements to your daily responsibilities
  • Actual resources for procedures, checklists, ready to use forms, outlines, that can be personalized to apply them in your practice as needed
  • Consequences of non-compliance including risk and potential penalties for non-complaint therapists
  • Ethical considerations and HIPAA
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