Free

Plugged In Series: HIPAA Privacy and Security In Emergencies and Disasters

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Hillsborough County Emergency Operations Center

9450 East Columbus Drive

Tampa, FL 33619

View Map

Event description

Description

The May 2019 Plugged In Speakers Series available in person or via webinar.

Register via WebEx for the HIPAA Privacy and Security In Emergencies and Disasters.

Each person MUST register and login seperately to receive CE credit. Attendance will be taken via the WebEx portal.

The Plugged In Speaker Series is intended to increase awareness, knowledge and skills.

The featured May speaker, nationally acclaimed privacy attorney, W. Reece Hirsch, J.D. Reece Hirsch is a partner in the San Francisco office of Morgan Lewis and co-head of the firm’s Privacy & Cybersecurity practice. Reece advises clients from all sectors of the healthcare industry on a wide range of healthcare privacy and cybersecurity issues. He is a member of the editorial advisory boards of BNA’s Health Law Reporter, Briefings on HIPAA and Healthcare Informatics. Reece has served on advisory groups to the California Office of Privacy Protection that developed recommended practices for security breach response and medical identity theft prevention. He has been
named an Outstanding Healthcare Information Technology Attorney by Nightingale’s and has been listed in Chambers USA: America’s Best Lawyers for Business since 2005. Reece is a Certified Information Privacy Professional.

Topics for his presentation include:

  • An overview of the HIPAA privacy and security rules
  • Permitted disclosures under HIPAA
  • How does HIPAA apply to emergencies, disasters and mass casualty incidents?
  • Developing a HIPAA compliance program to prepare for emergency events
  • Trends in HIPAA enforcement and compliance

Objectives:

  • Following the presentation, attendees will be able to identify the major components of HIPAA and to whom it applies
  • Following the presentation, attendees will be able to discuss best practices for protecting healthcare privacy during emergencies
  • Attendees will be able to identify scenarios when the Secretary of HHS might waive protections included under HIPAA
Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Hillsborough County Emergency Operations Center

9450 East Columbus Drive

Tampa, FL 33619

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved