This one-day seminar is designed to provide attorneys, paralegals and other legal staff with a greater understanding of the background, recent changes, and regulatory standards of HIPAA. Attendees will leave with the compliance information they need to accurately and confidently advise clients on issues related to HIPAA. Discussions will also focus on employment laws, how these laws interact with HIPAA, and the specific issues related to HIPAA that legal professionals must be aware of.
9:00 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.
I. Overview Of HIPAA
10:10 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.
10:25 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.
II. HIPAA And Employment Issues
A. HIPAA And The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)
B. HIPAA And Workers' Compensation
C. HIPAA And The Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
11:35 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
III. Questions And Answers
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
12:45 p.m. - 1:55 p.m.
IV. HIPAA Compliance
A. Fraud And Abuse Elements
B. Day-To-Day Implications Of Living With HIPAA
1:55 p.m. - 3:05 p.m.
V. HIPAA For Litigators
A. HIPAA Enforcement And Litigations Tactics
B. Discovery In Personal Injury Litigation
C. Billing Disputes
D. Licensing And Medical Staff Disputes
3:05 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
3:20 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.
VI. Academic Medical Center Research Issues Related To HIPAA
4:20 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VII. Questions And Answers