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Understanding HIPAA

Understanding HIPAA (754)
This course gives an in-depth look at the Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). You'll learn about the rules that make up the act, what they cover, and who must follow them. We'll also discuss patient rights, safeguards to secure patient data, tiered fines for those entities that breach the rules, and what's changed during COVID-19.
This course provides hours in multiple categories for Lab professionals:

  • Laboratory: 2 Hours Management/Supervision and 1 Hour Medical Ethics
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Course FormatDelivery MethodPrice 
Online - Complete Course
Course is available online IMMEDIATELY after purchase
Reading material is presented in a PDF or PowerPoint format
One copy of the reading material can be printed out or saved
Quiz answers are entered online & graded immediately
YOU print your certificate from your Course History
Online$20.00Add to Cart
At the completion of this course the reader will be able to:
  • Recall what HIPAA is and who must comply.
  • Recall the various Rules associated with HIPAA.
  • Explain the differences between the Privacy Rule and the Security Rule and how they affect PHI.
  • List the Physical, Administrative, and Technical Safeguards as they apply to HIPAA.
  • Recall what happens if a HIPAA Breach occurs, and the associated fines involved.
  • List the types of breaches that HHS tracks.

Provider #: 50-2256
CE Broker Reporting

We report to CE Broker immediately after course completion, provided that your license number is in your profile prior to course completion.

Course #: 20-875148

P.A.C.E Provider #: 511
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Approval

Continuing Education Unlimited is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.

Approved   |   511-169-23

California Dept of Public Health, Laboratory Field Services

Our Laboratory courses are accepted by The California Department of Public Health, Laboratory Field Services, when the course also has an ASCLS P.A.C.E. #.

Accrediting Agency #: 0001
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 Deborah L. Buckley, MBA, MT(ASCP)
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