Auditing for Privacy Compliance, including HIPAA/HITECH, and Enforcement Update

June 1, 2011
CCPA Office, 35 Cold Springs Road, Ste 522, Rocky Hill, CT


8:30 Registration
9:00 Program

This program will discuss the importance of conducting comprehensive and periodic audits for compliance with federal and state privacy requirements, including HIPAA/HITECH, and will provide an enforcement update. The seminar will review auditing strategies and tips for responding to privacy breaches, including Office for Civil Rights (OCR) complaints/investigations.

The session will:

  • Review the current enforcement environment, including recent cases and fines imposed by OCR
  • Discuss the importance of auditing for compliance
  • Offer auditing strategies and provide practical tips to ensure compliance
  • Discuss how to respond to audit findings, including proper remediation steps
  • Address requirements and best practices for responding to privacy breaches
  • Explain how to respond to privacy complaints and OCR investigations, including cautionary notes

Who should attend:  Executive Directors, Presidents/CEOs, VPs, CFOs, Clinical Directors, Quality Control Officers

For further information, please go to: http://ccpa-inc.org/EventCalendar.aspx

Presenters:

Michelle Wilcox DeBarge, Partner, Wiggin and Dana
Jody Erdfarb, Associate, Wiggin and Dana