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Implementing the HIPPA Security Rule (NIST SP 800-66 R2)

Implementing the HIPPA Security Rule (NIST SP 800-66 R2)

This CPE training event is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively implement the HIPAA Security Rule within their organizations.

 

The HIPAA Security Rule focuses on safeguarding electronic protected health information (ePHI) to ensure its confidentiality, integrity, and availability. Implementing this rule is crucial for healthcare organizations and their business associates to protect sensitive patient information from unauthorized access, breaches, and other cybersecurity threats.

 

In this training event, we will review the NIST SP 800-66 R2, which provides guidance and resources for implementing the HIPAA Security Rule. Our expert instructor will take you through the key considerations when implementing the rule and help you gain a deep understanding of its requirements.

 

Topics covered during the training include:

  • Overview of the HIPAA Security Rule: We will explore the fundamental principles and objectives of the rule, emphasizing the protection of ePHI and the importance of risk management.
  • NIST SP 800-66 R2: We will examine the NIST special publication, which offers valuable guidance on implementing the HIPAA Security Rule. You will learn how to apply the framework within your organization and align it with industry best practices.
  • Risk Assessment and Management: Understanding the significance of conducting risk assessments and developing effective risk management strategies to identify and mitigate potential threats to ePHI.
  • Technical Safeguards: Exploring the technical safeguards required for securing ePHI, including access controls, encryption, audit controls, and integrity controls.
  • Physical Safeguards: Discussing the physical safeguards necessary to protect ePHI stored in physical formats, such as data centers, workstations, and mobile devices.
  • Administrative Safeguards: Examining the administrative safeguards that healthcare organizations must implement to ensure compliance with the HIPAA Security Rule, such as security policies and procedures, workforce training, and incident response planning.
  • Incident Response and Breach Notification: Understanding the steps involved in responding to security incidents and complying with breach notification requirements.

 

By attending this training event, you will gain practical insights and strategies to effectively implement the HIPAA Security Rule within your organization, enhancing the protection of ePHI and minimizing the risk of data breaches and non-compliance.

 

This training event is ideal for healthcare professionals, IT and security personnel, compliance officers, and anyone involved in safeguarding ePHI and ensuring HIPAA compliance.

 

Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your understanding of implementing the HIPAA Security Rule based on the NIST SP 800-66 R2. Register now and equip yourself with the necessary knowledge and skills to protect sensitive patient information and comply with HIPAA regulations.

This internal control training course will provide each attendee with 2 CPE Event Hours (YB). A certificate of completion will be provided.

  • Details on Event Presentation

    Offered every six weeks on Mondays at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central Time in two CPE-Credit event.

    We can schedule private events on your timetable for two or more attendees.

  • CPE Event Highlights

    Discover strategies to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of implementing the HIPAA Security Rule within your organization, ensuring the safeguarding of electronic protected health information (ePHI).

    Understanding the HIPAA Security Rule: Gain a comprehensive understanding of the HIPAA Security Rule, its principles, and objectives, and the importance of safeguarding ePHI.

    Explore practical steps and best practices for moving forward with the implementation of the HIPAA Security Rule in your organization, ensuring compliance and mitigating cybersecurity threats.

  • Learning Objectives

    Improve efficiency and effectiveness in implementing the HIPAA Security Rule:
    • Understand the key components of the HIPAA Security Rule and how they contribute to the overall security of electronic protected health information (ePHI).
    • Learn practical strategies and techniques to streamline the implementation process, ensuring efficiency and effectiveness in meeting regulatory requirements.

    Gain a comprehensive understanding of the HIPAA Security Rule:

    • Explore the principles and objectives of the HIPAA Security Rule, gaining a deep understanding of its purpose and significance.
    • Develop a comprehensive knowledge base of the rule, enabling you to make informed decisions and take appropriate actions to safeguard ePHI.

    Explore practical steps and best practices for implementation:

    • Discover practical steps and best practices for implementing the HIPAA Security Rule within your organization.
    • Learn from real-world examples and case studies to understand the challenges and successful strategies employed by others.

    Learn strategies to ensure compliance and mitigate cybersecurity threats:

    • Gain insights into effective compliance strategies to meet the requirements of the HIPAA Security Rule.
    • Understand the current cybersecurity landscape and learn strategies to identify and mitigate potential threats to ePHI.

    Discover how to effectively manage risk and protect ePHI:

    • Learn how to assess and manage risks associated with the protection of ePHI.
    • Explore techniques and tools for effective risk management and incident response planning.
  • Key Issues on the Agenda

    Introductions and Administrative Items

    Section 1: Understanding the HIPAA Security Rule

    • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the HIPAA Security Rule.
    • Explore its principles, objectives, and the importance of safeguarding electronic protected health information (ePHI).

    Section 2: Implementing the HIPAA Security Rule

    • Learn how compliance with the rule contributes to maintaining the privacy and security of patient data.
    • Explore practical steps and best practices for implementing the HIPAA Security Rule in your organization.
    • Learn strategies to ensure compliance and mitigate cybersecurity threats.
    • Discover how to effectively manage risk and protect ePHI from unauthorized access and breaches.

    Section 3: Going Forward

    By the end of this training event, you will have a solid foundation for implementing the HIPAA Security Rule based on the NIST SP 800-66 R2 criteria. You will gain insights into the best practices necessary to safeguard ePHI, ensuring compliance and building trust with patients.

    Additional Event Details:

    • Program Level of Understanding: Basic
    • Prerequisites: None
    • Advance Preparation: None
    • Delivery Format: Group Internet Based
    • NASBA Field(s) of Study: Auditing
    • CPE Credits: 2, based on 50 minutes of instruction per hour

    For more information and to register for this event, please visit the Implementing the HIPPA Security Rule (NIST SP 800-66 R2) webpage.

    Source: Compliance Seminars - Implementing the HIPPA Security Rule (NIST SP 800-66 R2)

     
     
  • NASBA Program Disclosure

    Program Level of Understanding: Basic
    Prerequisites: None
    Advance Preparation: None
    Delivery Format: Group Internet Based
    NASBA Field(s) of Study: Auditing
    CPE Credits: 2, based on 50 minutes of instruction per hour

  • Summary of the Subject Matter

    This CPE training event focuses on ensuring the protection and security of electronic protected health information (ePHI) within organizations. By implementing the HIPAA Security Rule, participants will learn how to maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of ePHI.

    During the training event, the fundamental principles and objectives of the HIPAA Security Rule will be explored, emphasizing the importance of effective risk management. Participants will also delve into the NIST SP 800-66 R2, which provides valuable guidance on how to implement the HIPAA Security Rule and align it with industry best practices.

$140.00Price
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