Advanced Concepts in Compliance: Preparing for the Inevitable – Best Practices for Investigating and Responding to HIPAA Security Incidents and Breaches
Your legal obligations to investigate and respond to security incidents and steps to comply with reporting obligations
under HIPAA and state law.
NOW AVAILABLE: RELEASED 11/22/2019 This program was presented on 11.11.2019 at the Texas Association of Home Care & Hospice Administrator Program in Houston.
It is one of 20 presentations captured and produced for online access.
- Presentation Date: November 11, 2019
- TAHC&H Event: TAHC&H Administrator Program | Houston
- TX HCSSA Administrator/Alternate Continuing Education
- Continuing Education for Nurses
- 2.0 Contact Hr(s)
- This program awards CNE until 11.11.2021
- Social Work Continuing Education
CE Approval Statements:
· This program meets continuing education requirements
for Administrators and Alternates under Texas HCSSA licensing regulations.
· Texas Association for Home Care & Hospice is approved as a provider of nursing continuing
professional development by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
· Texas Association for Home Care & Hospice is an approved provider of social work education by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners, approved provider #1230.
HCSSA Topic(s) Addressed:
- §558.259[d]agency responsibilities
- §558.260[a]basic principles of management in a licensed health-related setting
- §558.260[a]risk assessment and management
Program Description:This presentations discusses (i) legal obligations to investigate and respond to security incidents and (ii) steps to comply with reporting obligations
under HIPAA and state law.
Program Learning Outcome: Participants will actively engage in the learning activity and identify steps to remain in compliance with investigation and reporting obligations under HIPAA and state laws.
TAHC&H Faculty/Presenters: Elizabeth H. Jepson, Esq. and Allison D. Shelton, Esq., Brown & Fortunato, P.C.
About the Presenters:
Elizabeth H. Jepson is an attorney with the Health Care Group at Brown & Fortunato, P.C. Ms. Jepson’s practice focuses on representation of home health agencies,
hospice providers, home medical equipment suppliers, pharmacies, manufacturers, infusion companies, labs, hospitals and other health care providers. Ms. Jepson is licensed to practice in Texas, Kansas and Missouri and is
Board Certified in Health Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Allison D. Shelton Esq. is Board Certified in Health Law, and she practices with the Health Care Group at Brown & Fortunato, P.C. Ms. Shelton advises home health agencies
and hospice providers on a variety of matters involving health care laws, such as the Conditions of Participation, the anti-kickback statute, the Stark Law, and HIPAA.
 Advanced Concepts in Compliance: Preparing for the Inevitable – Best Practices for Investigating and Responding to HIPAA Security Incidents and Breaches