By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Name three points of confidentiality needed to comply to HIPAA regulations.
-Name three ways in which HIPAA guidelines affect psychiatrists' note taking.
-Name three concepts related to a client’s informed consent.
-Identify three confidentiality guidelines for minor clients.
-Discuss three ethical considerations of sharing client information online.
-Name three changes in boundaries regarding disclosure of raw test data.
-Identify three confidentiality issues created by HIPAA.
-Explain when is it appropriate to disclose confidential information without the consent of the individual.
-Explain how did HIPAA extend the requirement of privacy protection to entities that it was not authorized to regulate.
-Name the six steps to Yennie’s HIPAA compliance plan.
-Explain what is “data scrubbing”.
-Explain what should Mental Health Professionals be especially familiar with.
-Explain what are the type of research must adhere to relevant HIPAA regulations.
-Explain how does HIPAA broadly define “personal health information” (PHI).
-Explain what are the conditions can a clinic deny access to a person’s personal health information.
-Explain what is the second confidentiality problem under HIPAA.
-Explain what is the challenge concerning healthcare organizations ensuring HIPAA compliance.
-Explain how are psychotherapy notes treated differently than other medical records.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
CEU Continuing Education for
Psychology CEUs, Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, MFT CEUs