Understanding HIPAA for the Medical Office
HIPAA stands for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. This federal law was created as a means to reform the healthcare system of the United States. It was revised 2009 with the ARRA/HITECH Act and again in 2013 with the Omnibus Rule. The law mandates that all employees who have any possible contact with protected healthcare information be trained in compliance in all areas of HIPAA.
This online training courses meet and exceed the requirements for HIPAA training established by the federal HIPAA Privacy and HIPAA Security regulations.
Introduction to HIPAA
Privacy Issues Explained
Security Rule Explained
Transactions and Code Sets
In this lesson we will talk about HIPAA's requirements for standardized code sets. For those who are currently in the Healthcare field, you may already be familiar with these. The CPT, ICD-9 and HCPCS are the common coding systems used for transmitting claims. HIPAA requires the universal use of these codes as well as other types of codes.
Unique Health Identifiers
Busting HIPAA Myths
HIPAA Updates for 2016
HIPAA Review and Final Examination
You may take this final examination as many times as necessary to pass this course. You will need a score of 88% or better to pass