Explore New SAMHSA Confidentiality Law for Substance Use Disorder Records(42 CFR Part 2)

Brian Tuttle
Instructor: Brian Tuttle
Date: Tuesday March 3, 2020
Time:

10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST

Duration: 90 Minutes
Webinar Id: 602141

Price Details

Live Webinar
$139. One Attendee
$299. Unlimited Attendees
Recorded Webinar
$179. One Attendee
$379. Unlimited Attendees
Combo Offers   (Live + Recorded)
$269 $318   One Attendee
$599 $678   Unlimited Attendees

Unlimited Attendees: Any number of participants

Recorded Version: Unlimited viewing for 6 months (Access information will be emailed 24 hours after the completion of live webinar)

This webinar will guide healthcare professionals, health IT vendors, and insurance companies to maintain information security and patient confidentiality. Also, an overview of a comparative analysis will be presented.

Overview:

This lesson will be addressing how practice/business managers (or compliance offers) need to ensure their organization is complying with the Federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) regulations (42 CFR Part 2).

This lesson will cover the latest updates which were released in January 2018 and also cover multiple scenarios and FAQ's relating to Substance Abuse Records, Mental Health Records, Alcohol Abuse Records, and the proper ways to secure this information and/or release this information. An overview of a comparative analysis will be presented comparing SAMHSA to the HIPAA laws relating to protected health information in general.

Why you should Attend:

Is your organization working with substance abuse records or mental health records?
Are you aware of the strict federal regulations related to this type of sensitive information?
Are you aware of the ramifications for non-compliance?

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.

Areas Covered in the Session:

  • Updates for 2020
  • What is SAMHSA
  • Portable Devices
  • When and How Records can be Released
  • Proper Documentation Required
  • Enforcement of the Law
  • SAMHSA vs HIPAA
  • Who Must Comply
  • Best Practices

Who Will Benefit:

  • Practice Managers
  • Any Business Associates who work with Mental Health Records,Substance Abuse Records,or Alcohol Abuse Records (i.e.Billing Companies,Transcription Companies,IT Companies,Answering Services,Home Health,Coders,Attorneys, etc)
  • MD's and Other Medical Professionals

Speaker Profile
Brian L Tuttle, CPHIT, CHP, CBRA, Net+, A+, CCNA, MCP is a Certified Professional in Health IT (CPHIT), Certified HIPAA Professional (CHP), Certified Business Resilience Auditor (CBRA) with over 15 years’ experience in Health IT and Compliance Consulting. Mr. Tuttle has worked all of those 15 years with MAG Mutual Healthcare Solutions and is now Senior Compliance Consultant and IT Manager with InGauge Healthcare Solutions (previously named MAG Mutual Healthcare Solutions). Almost all of Brian’s clients are earned by referral with little or no advertising. Brian is well known and highly regarded in medical circles throughout the United States .

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