Throughout the month of November, Clearwater will be attending several industry events as well as hosting great educational webinars. If you are attending an event listed below, please come and see us. If you won’t be able to join us in-person, consider joining us for one of our complimentary live educational webinars.

 

Tuesday, November 4 and November 25 at 11am CST Clearwater will be hosting an educational webinar: HIPAA- HITECH 101

webinarsIf you create, receive, maintain or transmit ePHI, you should attend this webinar.  No matter where you are in your compliance journey, learn the fundamentals of HIPAA and HITECH so that you have a solid understanding of the basics and your requirements to comply

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Clearwater will be in Florida for the South Florida HIMSS Conference: IntegraTe November 5 in Davie, FL.

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The theme for this year’s event is “where healthcare and finance converge”. This one-day conference will focus on Health IT and Finance issues with particular emphasis on where these areas overlap within an organization.

Clearwater is excited to be a sponsor at IntegraTe this year. Bob and Mary Chaput will be attending, please stop by booth PS1!

 

Clearwater’s virtual Information Risk Management BootCamp™  Starts Nov 5th

For those that can’t make it to an in-person session, BootCampClearwater offers our renowned BootCamp™ in three virtual sessions. The session dates are November 5, 12, and 19. The Information Risk Management BootCamp™ is geared toward leaders, information security and risk management professionals who are responsible for ensuring their organizations understand and manage their information security risks appropriately.

If you are interested in attending, learn more or register here.

 

Wednesday, November 5 at 11am CST Clearwater will be hosting a complimentary guided tour of HIPAA Privacy and Breach Notification Assessment™ Software

guidedtour_50The complaints are preventable with the proper controls in place. Find out how the Clearwater HIPAA Privacy and Breach Notification Assessment™ software shows you where the gaps are in your compliance program, such as impermissible uses and disclosures of protected health information (PHI), lack of safeguards for PHI and disclosing more than the necessary minimum of PHI. Learn exactly where you stand with the HIPAA Privacy Rule in this complimentary, informative Webinar.

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Wednesday,  November 12 at 11am CST, Clearwater will be hosting a complimentary guided tour of our HIPAA Security Assessment™ Software

guidedtour_50Are you in compliance with the HIPAA Security Final Rule? If you are looking for a hipaa security risk assessment tool, look no further! In this webinar, you will learn about a powerful compliance Software as a Service that will enable you to affordably and quickly determine how you stack up against the actual law and focus your improvement efforts

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Thursday, November 13 at 11am CST, Clearwater will be hosting an educational webinar: How to Calculate the Cost of a Data Breach and How to Get the Budget for Your HIPAA HITECH Compliance Program

webinarsWhat would a data breach cost your organization? Attend this 60-minute live webinar and learn from industry experts how to assess specific security risks and build a strong business case for enhanced PHI security. You’ll learn about a 5-step method to estimate the overall potential costs of a data breach specific to your organization. This method was developed in conjunction with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

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As part of its continuing support as an AEHIS Premier Founding Sponsor, Clearwater is pleased to host a webinar for all members of AEHiS on Tuesday, November 18 at 11am CST

The AEHIS FoundationThis is a new webinar entitled “Information Risk Management Essentials”. Bob Chaput will be leading the webinar which covers the essentials of establishing, operationalizing and maturing an information risk management program.

Learn more about the AEHIS Foundation here.

 

Wednesday, November 19 at 11am CST, Clearwater will be hosting a complimentary guided tour of our HIPAA Risk Analysis Software™

guidedtour_50With the publication of the HIPAA Final Omnibus Rule, effective September 23, 2013, any organization that creates, receives, maintains or transmits Protected Health Information is required to be compliant with the HIPAA Security Rule–Covered Entities, Business Associates and now, their Subcontractors. Penalties for non-compliance are extensive. Many organizations are struggling to find the software and methodology to power and document their HIPAA Security Risk Analysis.  Are you?

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Thursday, November 20 at 11am CST, Clearwater will be hosting an educational webinar: How to Develop Your HIPAA-HITECH Policies and Procedures

webinarsLearn How to Develop Your HIPAA-HITECH Policies and Procedures is all about the current requirements of the HIPAA Security Final Rule for documentation for Policies & Procedures, as well as how to actually design and develop security / privacy policies and procedures. Any HIPAA audit or investigations are sure to include a close review of your Privacy and Security Policies and Procedures.  Learn how to get them in place and operational quickly in this informative, free webinar.

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If you or a colleague is attending one of the events mentioned above, please stop by and say hello! 

Michelle Caswell

Senior Director, Legal & Compliance at Clearwater Compliance
Michelle Caswell has over 14 years legal and healthcare experience and worked as a HIPAA Investigator for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights where she ensured covered entities were in compliance with HIPAA, conducted complaint investigations and educated entities on HIPAA compliance. Michelle brings that experience to Clearwater Compliance as Senior Director, Legal and Compliance.