Registration Fee: $60 (Book required).
Medical Orientation not required to take this class. This course provides an
overview of the 1996 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) which governs the privacy and security of patient information in the healthcare profession. Students will learn the basics of HIPAA law as well as current practices and strategies for staying compliant. This course will also cover the 2009 Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH) and other HIPAA-related laws which focus on cybersecurity and patient privacy in the digital age.
0409.98 Online 1/7-2/14 Weirather