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HIPAA, Ransomware & Cyber Criminal Chaos - Prepare, Prevent, Respond and Recover

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Health Care Providers - Hospitals Multi-Specialty Medical Groups Nursing Homes Long Term Care - Assisted Living Facilities Physicians (M.D.s and D.O.s) Dentists Optometrists Chiropractors Physical Therapists Podiatrists Health Plans including Employer Sponsored Health Plans Third Party Administrators - Insurance Brokers Healthcare Practice Administrator Companies Healthcare Record Storage and Retrieval Companies All Business Associates of Health Care Providers and Health Plans


Overview: This webinar will explain about Ransomware attack on a Covered Entity or BA that encrypts PHI is presumed to be a HIPAA Breach according to the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).Ransomware including new, more treacherous varieties used by cyber-criminals to attack the Healthcare IndustryHIPAA Rules that apply to Ransomware attacks"Social Engineering" tricks criminals use to sneak Ransomware into Electronic Information SystemsWhat to do if your organization suffers a Ransomware attackBest practices to:PreventPrepareRespondRecover from Ransomware AttacksWhy should you Attend: Healthcare is the biggest target for Ransomware attacks in 2017. New types of Ransomware are particularly dangerous. They not only lock up your information system - they steal Protected Health Information (PHI).Covered Entities and Business Associates of all types and sizes are prime Ransomware targets because disruption of healthcare operations, even for a brief period, can result in catastrophic harm to patients. Criminal hackers don't need to be sophisticated technology to mount a Ransomware attack - they simply trick employees to open a "phishing" email or click on an Internet link. Ransomware is the easiest and safest way for cyber-criminals to extort money from the Healthcare Industry.Areas Covered in the Session:Introduction - Course Agenda and ObjectivesWhat is Ransomware?Why is the Healthcare Industry a Prime Target?HIPAA Law and HIPAA Rules that apply to Ransomware AttacksCovered Entity - Business Associate Relationship, Responsibilities, Interdependent LiabilitiesWhat to Do if (when) your organization suffers a Ransomware AttackPreliminary Description - HIPAA Breach Risk AssessmentBest Practices to Prevent a Ransomware AttackHow to Prepare for a Ransomware AttackHow to Respond to a Ransomware AttackTo pay or not to pay?Law EnforcementHow to Recover from a Ransomware AttackHow to do a HIPAA Breach Risk Assessment - DemonstrationWhat to do if the Ransomware Attack caused a HIPAA BreachStep-by-Step Breach Notification RequirementsDocumentationNotifications - Fewer than 500 Individuals affectedNotifications - More than 500 Individuals affectedQuestions, Answers, DiscussionLearning objectives: How to use the HIPAA Rules to Prevent, Prepare, Respond and Recover from Ransomware Attacks Who Will Benefit:Health Care Providers - HospitalsMulti-Specialty Medical GroupsNursing HomesLong Term Care - Assisted Living FacilitiesPhysicians (M.D.s and D.O.s)DentistsOptometristsChiropractorsPhysical TherapistsPodiatristsHealth Plans including Employer Sponsored Health PlansThird Party Administrators - Insurance BrokersHealthcare Practice Administrator CompaniesHealthcare Record Storage and Retrieval CompaniesAll Business Associates of Health Care Providers and Health PlansSpeaker Profile Paul R. Hales received his Juris Doctor degree from Columbia University Law School and is licensed to practice law before the Supreme Court of the United States. He is an expert on HIPAA Privacy, Security, Breach notification and Enforcement Rules with a national HIPAA consulting practice based in St. Louis. Paul is the author of all content in The HIPAA E-Tool, an Internet-based, Software as a Service product for health care providers and business associates.Price - $139Contact Info:Netzealous LLC - MentorHealthPhone No: 1-800-385-1607Fax: 302-288-6884 Email: support@mentorhealth.comWebsite: Sponsorship: us on : us on : us on :




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