HIPAA: Critical Updates to maintain compliance online seminar

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Recorded: October 15, 2020; 12:15 to 1:30 PM

Review some of the most critical privacy and security standards in accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Privacy Rule. In this one-hour webinar with expert practice management consultant David Ginsberg, you will receive important updates on current changes due to the COVID-19 emergency, risks associated with telehealth, who is covered, what information is protected, how you can stay secure in the Information Age, and how to avoid costly mistakes.

Learning Objectives:
  • Security compliance: is our risk analysis sufficient? 
  • Is our practice safe from ransomware? 
  • Recent HIPAA enforcement actions and compliance reviews: what can we learn from them? 
  • Understand basic privacy and security practices to require for telehealth-either from your home or office 
  • Understand what the HIPAA Enforcement Notice of Discretion covers during the COVID-19 Emergency. 
  • Understand the HIPAA technical and cybersecurity risks associated with telehealth 

Fees: Members: FREE (*includes CME); Non-Members FREE to attend ($49 if claiming CME)

For questions, contact the Jenn Mullins, ACCMA Education and Event Associate at 510-654-5383 or by email at jmullins@accma.org.

Accreditation Statement: The ACCMA is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education 

Credit Designation Statement: ACCMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 hour of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


David Ginsberg

Co-Founder and President, PrivaPlan Associates

David Ginsberg is Co-founder and President of PrivaPlan Associates, Inc. He has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry with expertise in medical practice management and regulatory compliance. He is the official HIPAA advisor to ACCMA and the California Medical Association (CMA).

His prior experience includes serving as co-founder and Executive Director of the Colorado Physician Network, a statewide network of 2,500 physicians that provided a physician-managed collaboration with a regional HMO. Mr. Ginsberg was also Vice President of Intellectron/Medcobill, a large regional physician practice management and billing company providing services to over 1,000 physicians in California, during which time he implemented the second Medicare electronic claims transmission program of its kind and pioneered an EDI solution for Medicaid.

Mr. Ginsberg has expertise in managed care operations, IPA development, and physician-hospital strategic planning. Mr. Ginsberg has provided practice management consulting and outsourced services to hundreds of physician and allied health professional practices in his career and has a practical real-time knowledge about the realities of compliance in the physician/provider sector. Additionally he has maintained an active practice in compliance audits and consulting as well as electronic medical and health records selection, readiness assessments and implementation. Mr. Ginsberg is a designated HIPAA and electronic health records consultant to the Colorado Rural Health Center and widely considered an expert in the area of electronic health records and rural health delivery.

Mr. Ginsberg is a co-chair on the WEDI-SNIP Privacy and Security Workgroup.

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