DrKumo Academy

HIPAA Requirements

RPM 130 - This course is designed to educate Direct Care Workers and Paid/Unpaid Family Caregivers on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements. The course will provide an overview of HIPAA, including the Privacy and Security Rules, and how these rules apply to direct care workers in their daily work. It will also cover the importance of maintaining the confidentiality of patient information and the consequences of HIPAA violations.

· March 21, 2023

At the end of the course, the participants should be able to: 

  1. understand the HIPAA requirements and how they apply to their work as Direct Care Workers;
  1. identify the importance of patient confidentiality and the consequences of HIPAA violations;
  1. develop effective communication skills with patients and other healthcare professionals while complying with HIPAA regulations; and
  1. implement security measures to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of patient health information. 

Time Estimate: 3 hours

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  • 7 Lessons
  • 16 Topics
  • 18 Quizzes
  • Course Certificate