HIPAA Awareness for Business Associates

HIPAA Business Associate Basic Level TrainingThis course is an annual briefing on the impact of HIPAA, HITECH, Omnibus on Business Associates. This is recommended for all employees of Business Associates having access to protected health information (PHI) and who need awareness training in HIPAA privacy and security rules.

HIPAA Business Associates Spanish Course

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Course Overview & Outline

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Any single individual who works or will work in future for any company that offers services or products to healthcare entities, health plans, health insurance providers, or other business associates and will have access to protected health information (PHI).


Medical couriers, Medical billing, Business processing outsourcing (BPO) provider, Document/record storage, Medical transcription services, Insurance brokers (take course designed for insurance brokers), Document disposal (shredding) companies, Answering services, CPAs, Third party administrator (TPA), Software companies, Patient safety or accreditation organizations, Pharmaceutical representatives, e-prescribing gateways and other HIOs, Medical device manufacturers, Pharmacy benefit managers, Collection agencies, Attorneys, Health information exchanges (HIEs), Actuaries, Marketing services, Cleaning services, Asset recyclers, Researchers (if performing HIPAA functions for a covered entity) , Accounting services firm, Auditors, Healthcare consultants, Financial institutions (if engaging in accounts receivable or other functions extending beyond payment processing), Cloud vendors, etc.

Course Overview

  • Slides with Audio: Yes
  • Self-Paced: Yes
  • Avg Completion Time: 2 Hours / Course
  • Format: Online Self-Paced Training
  • Number of Total Slides: 67
  • Access: Online Access for 60 Days
  • Certificate of Completion: Yes
  • Certificate Expiry: 2 Years
  • License: Single user license cannot be transferred once a login is assigned.

Course Outline:

  • Refresher on HIPAA

    • Definition: Privacy & Security Objectives
    • Health Information: Sets and Subsets
    • Information Covered: Privacy Rule
    • Information Covered: Security Rule
    • Minimum Necessary
    • Before PHI is Used or Disclosed
    • Required Retention Documentation
    • Civil Penalties
    • Criminal Penalties
    • HIPAA Security Rule – Overview
    • Administrative Standards
    • Additional Standards
    • Covered Entities
    • Business Associates
    • Contracting Arrangements
    • Business Associate Agreements
  • Business Associate Close-Up: All BA Services and Support Providers

    • Business Associates:  Who They Are Today
    • Business Associates:  Who Are Not  BA’s
    • The BA Agreement: Issue Resolution
    • Business Associates: Frequently Asked Questions
  • HIPAA Today:  Privacy Recap
    • HIPAA Today:  Privacy Recap: Incidental Disclosure
    • Breach Notification Requirements
    • Examples of Breaches
    • Breaches & Fines
    • Recent Healthplan Breaches
    • Lessons – Learned?
    • Ramifications
  • Agenda

    • Documentation
    • Event Response & Risk Assessment
    • Quick Review
  • Agenda
    • What the Future May Hold
    • HHS/OCR Issuances
    • Candidate Matrix
    • Planned Approach
    • Results
    • Outcomes and Trends
  • Summary
  • Next Steps

REGISTER NOW for HIPAA Business Associates: $25

Course Features

  • 24 x 7 access from anywhere for self-paced online courses
  • One course for $25 to meet privacy and security awareness training requirement
  • Courses created by HIPAA Expert with practical compliance experience and security expert
  • Course updated for HITECH, Omnibus rule, meaningful use, and breach notification
  • Instantly print or download Nationally Recognized Certificates
  • Complete your course in one hour and get certification
  • Online course with audio and powerpoint slides for easy understanding of training
  • American Disability Act (ADA) compliant course format and delivery
  • 56 pages printed color manual available for purchase
  • Online courses compatible with windows, apple, iPad and other tablets
  • Option to upgrade to Certified HIPAA privacy Associate (CHPA) credential. Spanish Version available too for CHPA.
  • Complete compliance solution available based on your specific needs
  • Unlimited Phone and email Support

Business Associates Training Demo

Business Associate Sample Certificate

Business Associate Certificate Sample

Print your HIPAA certification immediately online upon successful completion of each course

Certificate for Continuing Education Credits:

Students can buy a CE credits certificate for this course at the time of registration. You will receive one CE credit for this course through the Approved Provider of California Board of Registered Nursing after completing the course.

Email us now at Bob@training-hipaa.net  or call (515) 865-4591 if you have any questions about this course and who should take this course.


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    Andrea J
  15. I believe the course and content was very specific and detailed in regards to HIPAA. My knowledge in this regard was definitely tested, and I am for sure confident in some new things I’ve learned via this course. I’m excited to move forwarded with my career now having confirmed a lot of what I know.
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