This month's OANP Business will be:
This month's Member Meeting CE will be:
(available via live webinar)
One of the more confusing aspects of health care and the exchange of patient information is what is and is not allowed by HIPAA and Oregon privacy laws. The purpose of this workshop is to provide an overview of the HIPAA and Oregon privacy law requirements when it comes to exchanging patient information. In addition, the workshop includes specific examples and compliance tips attendees can implement in their own practices.
- HIPAA Privacy Rule (including new HITECH changes)
- Oregon Privacy Law
- HIPAA Security Rule (including new HITECH changes)
- HIPAA Myths & Facts – Examples of what HIPAA does and does not require
- Compliance Tips
- Summary and Q&A
2 hours CE approved.
This event will be available via live webinar (you'll get access code after registration), but we encourage you to come in person, network, enjoy a complimentary drink, and stay in touch!
Speakers Notes & Handouts to Download:
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This month's speaker:
Chris Apgar, Apgar & Associates
Chris Apgar, CISSP, president of Apgar & Associates, LLC and
former HIPAA Compliance officer for Providence Health Plans, is a
nationally recognized expert in information security; privacy;
transaction and code sets; national provider identifiers; HIPAA; and
electronic health information exchange.
Mr. Apgar is the Vice Chair for Marketing and Communications,
Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange Board of Directors on which he
has served for five years. He chairs the Oregon & S.W. Washington
Healthcare, Privacy and Security Forum and has been a member for the
past eleven years. His clients range from small to large health plans;
providers; healthcare clearinghouses; vendors; non-profits; government
agencies, and health care associations. He has been endorsed by the
Oregon Medical Association to assist members with privacy, security and
regulatory compliance. Mr. Apgar is also a nationally known speaker and