Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 21, 2013
Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS) is pleased to announce that readers of its monthly Report on Patient Privacy newsletter can now earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from the Compliance Certification Board (CCB) of the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) to help maintain any of the seven available compliance and ethics professional designations they may have.
Published by AIS, Report on Patient Privacy is the health industry’s #1 source of timely news and business strategies for safeguarding patient privacy and data security. Published for hospitals and other providers, health plans, and other HIPAA-covered entities and business associates, the 12-page newsletter focuses on privacy issues that can result in huge fines, penalties and public relations nightmares, including security breach notification, business associate relations and agreements, and new federal privacy rules for marketing, fundraising, privacy notices, minimum necessary, patient rights and safeguarding privacy in electronic health records.
A subscription to Report on Patient Privacy includes the monthly print newsletter and access to the industry’s most exhaustive HIPAA privacy and security website, which features 32 detailed narrative sections of guidance written by experts on every HIPAA compliance topic from A to Z, links to critical government documents required for compliance with privacy and security regulations and other related federal requirements, searchable newsletter archives, recent stories of interest and hot topic articles grouped for convenient reading, and regular postings from editor Francie Fernald.
Subscribers to Report on Patient Privacy are now eligible to receive one (1) CCB Continuing Education Unit (CEU) per issue, up to the maximum of 50% of the continuing education requirement. Subscribers must submit one sheet per five issues of Report on Patient Privacy with their CCB renewal application. For more information, contact CCB at 888-580-8373 or ccb(at)compliancecertification(dot)org.
To learn more about Report on Patient Privacy, visit http://aishealth.com/marketplace/report-patient-privacy.
About Atlantic Information Services
Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS) is a publishing and information company that has been serving the health care industry for more than 25 years. It develops highly targeted news, data and strategic information for managers in hospitals, health plans, medical group practices, pharmaceutical companies and other health care organizations. AIS products include print and electronic newsletters, websites, looseleafs, books, strategic reports, databases, webinars and conferences. Learn at http://www.AISHealth.com.