Briefing will cover how to comply with the new HITECH rules
MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Health Care Compliance Association announced today it will address health care providers' compliance concerns with the new federal health information data breach notification rule during Health Information Security & Data Breach Under HITECH Act, an HCCA web conference to be held on Thursday, September 17, 2009, 12 Noon Central Time.
During this critical web conference providers will learn what these new rules mean for health care organizations and how it must respond.
This briefing will cover:
HCCA has assembled an expert faculty including:
Health care providers, health plans, health clearinghouses and their business associates must start complying with new federal health information data breach notification rules on September 24, 2009. The rules were released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on August 19, 2009.
The Breach Regulation is part of a series of guidance that HHS is issuing to implement new and stricter personal health information privacy and data security requirements for Covered Entities added to HIPAA under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act signed into law on February 17, 2009 as part of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA).
Web Conference Registration and Details
Join HCCA for this Web Conference to learn important need-to-know information and action requirements necessary to comply with the HITECH Act.
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For More Information Marlene Robinson Health Care Compliance Association 6500 Barrie Road, Suite 250 Minneapolis, MN 55435 Toll-Free 888-277-4977 Dir: 952-405-7903 E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
About the HCCA
The Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA), established in 1996, is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN. It is a non-profit professional membership organization made up of compliance and ethics professionals working in the health care industry. HCCA is dedicated to improving the quality of compliance. Its mission is to champion ethical practice and compliance standards and to provide the necessary resources for ethics and compliance professionals and others who share these principles.
Visit HCCA's Web site at www.hcca-info.org. Tel: 888/580-8373.
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