Texting and Mobile Devices in Healthcare - HIPAA and CMS Requirements for Security of PHI

Texting and Mobile Devices in Healthcare - HIPAA and CMS Requirements for Security of PHI is a webinar that covers topics such as:

  • What are the risks of using texting, what can go wrong, and what can result when it does
  • Ways that patients want to use texting to communicate with providers, and the ways providers want to use texting to enable better patient care
  • Limitations on the use of messages and calls to cell phones under The Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991
  • How to use an information security management process to evaluate risks and make decisions about how best to protect PHI and meet patient needs and desires
  • What policies and procedures you should have in place for dealing with texting, as well as any new technology
  • How The Joint Commission decided to allow and then withdraw allowing the use of texting for physician orders
  • The steps that must be followed in the event of a breach of PHI
  • The training and education that must take place to ensure your staff uses texting properly and does not risk exposure of PHI
  • How the HIPAA audit and enforcement activities are now being increased and what you need to do to survive a HIPAA audit

Texting and Mobile Devices in Healthcare - HIPAA and CMS Requirements for Security of PHI is intended for attendees with job titles such as:

  • CEO
  • Compliance Director
  • Privacy Officer
  • CFO
  • Information Systems Manager
  • Security Officer
  • Chief Information Officer
  • HIPAA Officer
  • Healthcare Counsel/Lawyer
  • Health Information Manager
  • Contracts Manager
  • Office Manager

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