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LeadingAge Missouri Annual Fall Conference

The theme of this year's program is Expanding the Possibilities. Centenarians often remark that they never could have imagined the countless ways the world has changed throughout their lifetime. Similarly, it's impossible to envision the myriad of changes that will occur in the years ahead. Yet, it is our responsibility to embrace the possibilities of tomorrow. So, with people at the heart of everything we do, we must strive to expand the possibilities for aging well. This conference offers you the unique opportunity to share ways to make life better for today's seniors, while working towards new ideas for the next generation.

9/19/2013 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM | Session C(3)

Analyzing and Minimizing HIPAA/HITECH Risks for Post-Acute Care Providers (1.0 ADMN)

Increasing Federal and State HIPAA enforcement activities, together with the final rules under the HITECH Act, make it extremely difficult for providers to identify the risks facing their organizations and take steps to minimize those risks.

Participants will:

  • Understand the basic HIPAA Privacy and Security guidelines.
  • Be able to discuss key points from the final HITECH rules.
  • Review the potential harm caused by data breaches.
  • Understand the key features of a HIPAA Audit Protocol.
Guest Speaker:
Suzanne Sheldon, J.D., R.N.
In-House Counsel, Director of Risk Management and Corporate Compliance
Lutheran Senior Services

Diane Felix, J.D.

Ron Present, CALA, CNHA, LNHA
Healthcare Industry Group Leader
Brown Smith Wallace


Event Information

Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lodge of The Four Seasons 315 Four Seasons Drive, Village of Four Seasons, MO 65049, USA
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