HIPAA Breaches, Liability and Damage Control
This webinar covers HIPAA breaches with a focus on corporate exposure associated with various theories of liability. In this session, you will learn about how contracted employees are viewed under the law, the context in which a personal right of action exists, breach investigation practices in the industry and OCR investigation management. Our speakers, Lynn Mancini and Jeanne Beando from Applied Management Systems, will cite real life examples, steps to follow to mitigate damages and discuss legal ramifications.
Lynn Mancini is a healthcare consultant and practicing attorney, bringing over 20 years of Healthcare Privacy, Compliance and Health Information Management experience. In her capacity as consultant and general counsel at Applied Management Systems, Inc., she provides oversight and guidance on a variety of areas such as HIPAA, third party appeals, audit preparation, survey readiness, survey response, corrective action plans, expert witness services, and regulatory surveys to name a few. Lynn has lectured on topics in these areas and has published articles in various newsletters and journals including the Journal of Healthcare Management. She frequently works with AMS clients on minimizing liability risks and exposure mitigation. She was the recipient of the Massachusetts Health Information Management (MaHIMA) Healthcare Advocacy Award for her work as editor of the 2016 Massachusetts Medico-Legal Guide.
Jeanne Beando is a healthcare consultant with a career that spans 30 years. As Vice President of Health Information Management/Compliance Services at Applied Management Systems, Inc., her specialties include Health Information Management, Coding/Auditing, Interim Management, Revenue Integrity, Compliance and HIPPA Privacy/Security. She has been involved with HIPAA since its inception by developing, implementing and providing education pertinent to HIPAA privacy, security and compliance to health care entities. She has served as Privacy/Compliance Officer in many capacities. While obtaining her JD, she developed an independent study HIPAA course to educate her peers and instructors.
Applied Management Systems, Inc. (AMS) is a full-service health care management consulting firm serving health care institutions nationwide. We partner closely with our clients to assist them in attaining their primary goal — providing the highest quality patient care — within the challenging context of today’s complex health care environment. We celebrated our 50th year anniversary in 2017!
This Webinar is a non-commercial presentation sponsored by ZurickDavis
Posted on Apr 27, 2018