WILMINGTON, Del., June 27, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The HIPAA Privacy and Security Summit is a joint effort of Widener University Delaware Law School and First Healthcare Compliance to provide timely updates for professionals serving in healthcare, business, and legal roles. The full-day event will be held on November 14, 2019, in Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom at the Delaware Law School and will include continental breakfast, lunch, CLE and CEUs, and a complimentary copy of the HIPAA Privacy and Security book by First Healthcare Compliance. Registration is open to the public.
Expert presenters will discuss regulations and real-life scenarios related to HIPAA privacy and security including Business Associates, responses to cybersecurity incidents, audits, breaches, HIPAA best practices and more. Attendees will be eligible to receive multiple learning credits. The fast-paced schedule provides ample opportunity for networking in addition to expert educational sessions.
8:00 a.m.-8:15 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15 a.m.-8:30 a.m. Opening Remarks and Welcome
8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Iliana Peters, Esq.
It's Midnight. Do you know where your data is?
9:30a.m.- 9:40 a.m. Break
9:40 a.m. -10:40a.m. Jo-Ellyn Sakowitz Klein, CIPP/US
Buying a Breach: HIPAA Best Practices in- M&A
10:50 a.m. -11:50a.m. Rebecca Rakoski, Esq.
HIPAA is Not the Only Game in Town: How New Domestic and International Data Privacy Regulations are Changing the Face of Healthcare
11:50 a.m. - 12:20p.m. Lunch Break and Announcements
12:20 p.m.-12:50 p.m. Distinguished Speaker
Nicholas P. Heesters, Jr., MEng, JD, CIPP
Health Information Privacy Security Specialist
HIPAA Compliance & Enforcement
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Office for Civil Rights
12:50 p.m. -1:50 p.m. Rachel Rose, Esq.
HIPAA and the HITECH Act: Recent Case Law, Statutory Changes and Penalty Assessments
1:50p.m.-2:50 p.m. Ray Ribble, President of Spher, Inc.
Surviving an OCR Audit - Lessons Learned
2:50p.m.-3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. -4:00p.m. Jennifer Brady, Esq.
Business Associates under HIPAA: Compliance Requirements, Liability Considerations, and the Anatomy of a (Business Associate) Breach
4:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m. Kathleen McNicholas MD, JD, CHC, CCEP
HIPAA and Ethics
About Delaware Law School: Widener University is a metropolitan university that connects curricula to social issues through civic engagement. Dynamic teaching, active scholarship, personal attention, applied leadership, and experiential learning are key components of the Widener experience. Delaware Law School is the First State's only law school, providing Juris doctor, legal graduate and paralegal degree programs with an emphasis on developing legal professionals who reflect the Delaware Way and its traditions of civility, integrity and mutual respect. The school offers signature programs in corporate and business law, environmental law, family health law and policy, trial advocacy, and dignity rights.
About First Healthcare Compliance: Founded in 2012 by a nurse attorney, the First Healthcare Compliance software solution creates confidence among compliance professionals through education, resources, and support in the areas of HIPAA, OSHA, human resources compliance, and fraud waste and abuse laws. Serving clients across the United States, the company's evolving platform provides real-time insight for board reporting and across multiple locations. For more information please visit https://1sthcc.com/
SOURCE First Healthcare Compliance