CERTIFIED HIPAA SECURITY EXPERT (CHSE)

Online Anytime HIPAA Security Training (Level 2)

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This HIPAA Security course will help you to understand the HIPAA regulation requirement for Security rules & a basic overview of HIPAA privacy rules and guide you on how to help your organization achieve HIPAA compliance. Our training is updated in accordance with the HIPAA regulation because of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) ACT which forms a part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 or ARRA and Omnibus rule of 2013. Otherwise, the training equips a student for the HIPAA certification test for Certified HIPAA Security Expert (CHSE).

Target Audience:

  • Healthcare provider & Payer security compliance employees
  • IT Managers
  • IT Staff
  • Security Auditors
  • Security Consultants
  • Security Lawyers involved in health care
  • Network Manager and engineers
  • Database administrators
  • Software Developers
  • Consultants who provide security advice to health care organizations

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We do encourage parties interested in this program to give us a call so that we can offer necessary guidance on the most appropriate course for their career objectives.
Total Course Duration: 16 hours
Audio: Yes
Number of Total Slides: 670 slides
Total Chapters: 19

Course valid for: 6 months from receiving the login details. You will not have access to online content after you complete the course.
Certificate valid for: 3 Years
Type of License: One user license cannot be transferred after login is assigned.

Continuing Education Requirements After Getting Certified:
Once a year all students will have to go through one hour of update course which will include relevant regulation changes and other OCR/HHS activities on compliance and enforcement.

To maintain your certification, you will continue taking updated courses when they are released. You will receive a new certificate when your certificate will expire if you have taken all required update courses. You will NOT be required to take any test if you have taken the updated courses regularly.

Certificate for Continuing Education Credits:

Students can buy a CE credits certificate for this course at the time of registration. You will receive 17 CE credits for this course through the Approved Provider of California Board of Registered Nursing after completing the course.

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Cost of online training and CHSE certification test: $747 (Additional Options to buy: $300 printed manual, $19.99 full-color 56 pages overview manual, $75 CHSE practice test, $250 two hours of Instructor support, $150 unlimited CHSE exam attempt)

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CHSE Certification Test only: $150 per attempt

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CHSE Certification Test:

The test is only done once upon completion of the course. You need a 70% pass mark from the 54 question test to receive the HIPAA certification for Certified HIPAA Security Expert (CHSE).

The test should take 90 minutes where five minutes are allocated to each chapter where you will be required to answer only three questions from each of them. In the event, you pass your tests you can print your certification immediately but if you do fail you will have to pay $150 for the retake.

Test Format: Multiple Choice Questions.

CHSE Course Learning Objectives:

Chapter 1 – Introduction to HIPAA

  • Topic A: Introduction to HIPAA
  • Topic B: Administrative Simplification
  • Topic C: Violation Penalties
  • Topic D: Advisory & Regulatory Organizations
  • Topic E: Definitions & Terminology

Chapter 2 – Transactions & Code Sets Overview

  • Topic A: Transactions & code sets overview

Chapter 3 – Advanced Transactions and Code Sets

  • Topic A: ANSI ASC X12 & NCPCP standards

Chapter 4 – Code Sets & National Identifiers

  • Topic A: Code Sets
  • Topic B: National Health Care Identifiers

Chapter 5 – Privacy & Security Basics

  • Topic A: HIPAA & Health Data Exchange
  • Topic B: Planning for Privacy Compliance
  • Topic C: Planning for Security Compliance
  • Topic D: Example Compliance Framework

Chapter 6 – Privacy Rule Basics

  • Topic A: Privacy Rule Introduction

Chapter 7 – Overview of the Security Rule

  • Topic A: Security Rule Scope Overview
  • Topic B: Threats to Business Information
  • Topic C: Security Terminology & Categories
  • Topic D: Administrative Safeguards
  • Topic E: Physical Safeguards
  • Topic F: Technical Safeguards
  • Topic G: Organizational Requirements
  • Topic H: Policies, Procedures, & Documentation Standards

Chapter 8 –Security Rule – Threats and Technology Options

  • Topic A: Security Threats
  • Topic B: Security Technology Options

Chapter 9 – Advanced Administrative Safeguards

  • Topic A: Security Awareness and Training
  • Topic B: Security Incident Procedures
  • Topic C: Contingency Plans
  • Topic D: Evaluation
  • Topic E: Business Associate Agreements and Other Written Arrangements

Chapter 10 – Security Physical Safeguards

  • Topic A: Security Rule Physical Safeguards

Chapter 11 – Advanced Physical Safeguards

  • Topic A: Requirements
  • Topic B: Facility Access Controls
  • Topic C: Workstation Use and Security
  • Topic D: Specific Steps – Physical Security Implementation

Chapter 12 – Data & Media Management

  • Topic A: Device and Media Controls

Chapter 13 – General Technical Safeguards

  • Topic A: Requirements
  • Topic B: Access Control
  • Topic C: Audit Controls
  • Topic D: Integrity
  • Topic E: Person or Entity Authentication
  • Topic F: Transmission Security

Chapter 14 –Advanced Technical Safeguards

  • Topic A: Transmission security
  • Topic B: TCP/IP network infrastructure
  • Topic C: Firewall systems
  • Topic D: Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
  • Topic E: Wireless transmission security
  • Topic F: Encryption
  • Topic H: Case study: General Security Recommendations

Chapter 15 – Digital Signatures and Certs

  • Topic A: Requirements
  • Topic B: Digital signatures
  • Topic C: Digital certificates
  • Topic D: Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)

Chapter 16 – Security Policy and Standards

  • Topic A: Threats, risk management, and policy
  • Topic B: ISO/IEC-27002 security standards
  • Topic C: Security policy considerations
  • Topic D: Sample security policy documents

Chapter 17 – HITECH Act and Red Flag Rule

  • Topic A: The HITECH Act
  • Topic B: The Red Flags Rule

Chapter 18 – The Omnibus Rule

  • Background
  • Breach Notification Rule
  • New Limits on Uses and Disclosures of PHI
  • Business Associates
  • Increased Patient Rights
  • Notice of Privacy Practices
  • Increased Enforcement
  • Program Updating

Chapter 19 – Annual Updates and Guidance

  • Year-in-Review: 2020
  • General Review
  • Special topics:
    • OCR Audit Report Results
    • 21st Century Cures Act – The Final Rule on Information Blocking
    • Notices of Enforcement Discretion due to COVID-19 Pandemic
    • Health Information Exchanges (HIE) and PHI Reporting for Public Health
    • Social Engineering

The above training will prepare you for HIPAA Certification for Certified HIPAA Security Expert:

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