Privacy and Security of Health Information in New York State (formerly HIPAA)
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All employees of New York State agencies who are covered by federal and New York State privacy and security laws that protect health information.
This course discusses privacy and security laws that protect patient health information in New York and how they affect your daily work activities. Both federal and New York State privacy and security laws are covered, including laws specific to mental health, HIV, developmental disabilities, or alcohol–substance abuse information.
- The health information privacy laws that apply to your job
- How these laws apply to and may change the way you do your job
- The penalties – for both you and your employer – if privacy laws are not followed
- Where to get help if you're not sure what to do
Phone number: (518) 474-6772