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HIPAA: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Summary
2.00  Contact Hours

This course is applicable for the following professions:

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Athletic Trainer (AT/AL), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Dietetic Technicians, Registered (DTR), Dietitian/Nutritionalist (RDN), Home Health Aid (HHA), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Medical Assistant (MA), Midwife (MW), Occupational Therapist (OT), Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA), Physical Therapist (PT), Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), Registered Nurse (RN), Respiratory Therapist (RT)

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Wednesday, May 13, 2020

FPTA Approval:2018- CE18-491496. Accreditation of this course does not necessarily imply the FPTA supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.

Course Description

Author:    Shelly McDonald (MSN, RN)

This course covers the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA), how it protects a patient’s privacy and the legal issues that arise when the law isn’t observed in practice.
Those who complete this CE will be able to explain how the legislation works and the difference between protected health information versus individually identifiable health information. They will also be able to explain the process of how to keep patients’ information protected.

CEUFast Inc. did not endorse any product, or receive any commercial support or sponsorship for this course. The Planning Committee and Authors do not have any conflict of interest.

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