This HIPAA program is fully updated to the law as of 2017. Focusing on HIPAA privacy compliance, this comprehensive course covers all aspects of HIPAA privacy. Training Points: What is PHI? What are covered entities and how does HIPAA compliance affect them? How is protected health information protected? What is incidental exposure and is it illegal? What is the minimum necessary rule? What are the exceptions are there for law enforcement requests? Emergency situations When and how to disclose protected information on the telephone. Signed patient authorization The privacy notice Patient control The personal representative The privacy official and his or her responsibilities Reasonable safeguards Penalties for non-compliance And more This course includes a 25 question post quiz so that you know every employee understands the privacy standard.