Course Code: REL-SRC-0-HSOCM-R1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 11/30/2021
Explain how the use of protected health information in electronic communications or on social media can lead to a HIPAA violation.
Identify steps you can take to avoid violations of HIPAA while using electronic communication or social media.
Section 1: Introduction A. About This Course B. Learning Objectives Section 2: Social Media and HIPAA A. HIPAA Regulations B. What is Protected Health Information? C. Secure Electronic Communication D. Avoiding HIPAA Violations E. Review Section 3: Conclusion A. Summary B. Course Contributor C. References D. Congratulations!
Linda Weaver, PhD, JD
Linda Weaver, Ph.D., J.D. is a licensed psychologist in the state of New Mexico. She holds a doctoral degree in clinical psychology from the University of South Florida and a Juris Doctorate from Georgetown University Law Center. She has over 30 years’ experience in behavioral health, which includes serving as the HIPAA privacy officer for a large behavioral health care organization. Currently, Dr. Weaver consults with large employers regarding the implementation of behavioral health best practices consistent with health care’s complex legal framework.
Disclosure: Linda Weaver, PhD, JD has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
The target audience for this course is: Entry, Intermediate level General Staff; in the following settings: All Healthcare Settings.
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