HHS Proposes Modifications to the HIPAA Privacy Rule as Part of the Continued Effort to Improve Patient Care and Eliminate Unnecessary Regulatory Barriers.

COVID-19 Training 

COVID-19 Training Available:

The Basics

Patient Privacy

Protection

CDC Recommendations

Administration

COVID-12: The Basics 

Duration: 30 minutes
Target Audience: All Employees
Course Overview: Many questions and concerns have occurred with this current, never before experienced level of COVID-19 pandemic in the United States and across the world. This course provides training on the basics of what this pandemic is all about, what is a coronavirus? How can it spread? These questions and more will be covered in this training, along with frequently updated information on the COVID-19 response from Federal and State levels.


Training Includes:

  • Common and Novel Coronavirus Overview
  • The Source and Spread Of
  • Assessing Risk Levels
  • Prevention
  • Symptoms and Treatment
  • How to Manage Positive Test Results
  • The Latest Information on COVID-19 Response

COVID-19: Maintaining Patient Privacy

Duration: 30 minutes
Target Audience: All Employees Course
Overview: During this current public health pandemic from the COVID-19 outbreak. there is a legitimate need for public health authorities and those responsible for ensuring public health and safety to have access to PHI to carry out their responsibilities. This course provides training on what parameters of information can be shared and with whom while remaining compliant with the HIPAA Privacy Rule.

Training Includes:

  • Provisions to the HIPAA Privacy Rule
  • Treatment, Payment, Healthcare Operations
  • Minimum Necessary
  • Public Health Authority
  • Disclosures
  • Telehealth and HIPAA

COVID-19: Protecting Yourself and Those Around You

Duration: 30 minutes
Target Audience: All Employees
Course Overview: As a healthcare provider or an employee working in a healthcare environment, you are on the front lines every day as you care for patients that may have COVID-19. It is vital that you arm yourself with as much information as possible about this disease to keep yourself safe, as well as those around you. This course will cover these items, as well as how to isolate individuals with a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19 (or other infectious diseases), and how to report possible cases that fall under OSHA reporting guidelines.

Training Includes:

  • Basics of Coronavirus'
  • Symptoms and Treatment
  • How to Reduce Risks
  • How to Stop the Spread
  • Caring for Suspected or Confirmed COVID-10
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Donning and Doffing PPE
  • Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan
  • Public Health Reporting

COVID-19: CDC Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations

Duration: 30 minutes
Target Audience: All Employees; Janitorial Staff Course
Overview: This course provides guidance and recommendations on the cleaning and disinfection of rooms or areas of those with suspected or with confirmed COVID-19 have visited. These guidelines are intended for community, non-healthcare facilities (e.g., schools, institutions of higher education, offices, daycare centers, businesses, community centers) that do and do not house persons overnight.

Training Includes:

  • COVID-19 Infection Transmission
  • When and How to Clean and Disinfect
  • Surfaces
  • Linens
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Hand Hygiene
  • Considerations for Employers

COVID-19: Administrative Considerations

Duration: 30 minutes
Target Audience: Administrators
Course Overview: According to the CDC, businesses and employers can prevent and slow the spread of COVID-19. The CDC strongly encourages businesses to coordinate with state and local health officials when making their business response plans. This course provides training for administrators to be able to manage their organizations during this COVID-19 pandemic.

Training Includes:

  • Preparations for the Workplace
  • Information from the CDC
  • Respiratory Etiquette
  • Hand Hygiene
  • Environmental Infection Control
  • Employee Health Inquires
  • Handling Sick Employees
  • COVID-19 Facts from the CDC
  • Managing Stress
  • Employee Traveling
  • Applying Social Distancing
  • Sick Leave and Family Leave Laws
  • Employee Accommodations
  • HIPAA at Home
  • Business Continuity
  • Outbreak Response Plan