HIPAA Hackers and Hype
Understanding data safety and patient confidentiality
As a dental professional you have a moral and legal obligation to protect your patient’s confidentiality. HIPAA compliance consists largely of having the right forms and signatures. On the other hand there are important real world measures dentists should be taking beyond the paperwork that can make an actual difference in patient data security, including the one and only procedure you need to protect your practice from data breach (your “get out of jail free” card).
This is an entertaining, must see presentation from Dr. Larry Emmott the nation’s leading high tech dentist. There will be something for both the beginner and the high tech power user all delivered in a fun and easy to understand style.
- Understand the basic provisions of the HIPAA Omnibus Final Rule
- Understand the basic provisions of the HITECH law
- Identify recourses to help secure practice data and comply with the law
- Distinguish between what matters and what doesn’t regarding data safety