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HIPAA: Protecting Patients' Rights

Course #: 05-1086

Price: $20.00

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Please Note: This course has varying hours depending on the type of credit you need. See Below.

  • District Of Columbia Board of Nursing: 1.00 Hours
  • Florida Board of Nursing: 1.00 Hours
  • Florida Board Of Nursing Home Administrators: 1.00 Hours
  • All Other Organizations: 1.25 Hours
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Course Description

NAB Approval Number: 20210131-1.25-A62799-DL

CEU Course Description

It has been argued that the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is essential to health-related information, patients' rights, and the health care system. Thus, health care professionals should be familiar with current HIPAA regulations. This course will review HIPAA regulations, while providing insight on how current HIPAA regulations relate to the biggest cultural trends impacting today's health care system.

 CEU Course Objectives

  1. Review HIPAA regulations.
  2. Examine how HIPAA regulations relate to the use of social media and the current opioid epidemic.
  3. Explore how health care professionals may prevent violations of HIPAA regulations.

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