This course was recorded October 20th, 2016
In this two credit CLE course, Mr. Lowe discusses Risks Attorneys and Law Firms face today regarding the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), this discussion will include a concise overview of the various obligations and liabilities under HIPAA Privacy and Security Issues, the background on HIPAA regulations, HIPAA/HITECH Changes, new HIPAA/HITECH business associate definition, Attorney and Law Firms roles under HIPAA Business Associates, how to comply with the new requirements, the penalty for non-compliance, and specific implications for attorneys, practical advice for conducting a HIPAA Security Assessment, and Breach Notification. This course is a good introduction to HIPAA for lawyers in all areas of practice
Michael R. Lowe, P.A.
Michael R. Lowe, P.A. Healthcare law firm serves clients throughout the state of Florida and nationally, including the following Florida cities and counties: Orlando, Jacksonville, Miami, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Hialeah, Tallahassee, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Altamonte Springs, Longmont, Pensacola, Broward County, Miami-Dade County, Hillsborough County, Duval County, and Palm Beach County.