The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) - Revised
Author: Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D.
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Course Created: 2014
Practice Level: Intermediate
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Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D.
Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D. is a psychologist in private practice specializing in eating disorders, as well as dual addictions, trauma, domestic violence and depression. She conducts individual and couples therapy with adolescent and adult clients. In addition to authoring numerous mental health courses she frequently blogs and writes newspaper articles about mental health topics.
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This continuing education course provides an overview of The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and its implications for mental health practitioners.
This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test, complete the course evaluation and receive your certificate for CE credits.
- Discuss the components of HIPAA
- Describe protected health information
- Outline information included in psychotherapy notes
- Components of HIPAA
- Health Care Portability
Protected Health Information
- HIPAA Privacy Standards
- Notice of Privacy Practices
- Health Plan and Third Party Disclosures
Patient Access to Records
- Therapy Notes vs. The Clinical Record
- HIPAA Security Standards
- Enforcement Rule
This organization, CE4Less, provider #1115, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education ACE) program. CE4Less maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 8/8/2015-8/8/2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.