CynergisTek continues to educate the industry through informative webinars and there are several coming up this Spring. Topics range from HIPAA & Meaningful Use risk analysis to vendor management under the Omnibus Rule. Read through all of the webinars and register for the one that is right for you.

Understanding & Reducing Security Threats Webinar


CynergisTek and Iatric Systems are presenting this webinar to help busy healthcare professionals learn about some of the top internal security threats that can comprise any information security program. The webinar will provide attendees with tips to properly assess their own security and learn about what policies, procedures, technologies and culture should be in place to help protect patient privacy. This webinar is scheduled for April 29, 2014 at 2:00 pm (Eastern).

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 Understanding Risk Analysis Under HIPAA & Meaningful Use


This webinar presented by Mac McMillan, CEO of CynergisTek, will review the risk analysis requirements for healthcare organizations andvendors, and clarify some of the misconceptions that are common in the industry.  McMillan will review the OCR approved NIST methodology and how it can be applied when conducting a risk assessment.  This webinar is ideal for any organization that creates, receives, maintains or transmits PHI, as they are directly liable to meet the HIPAA Security Rule risk analysis requirements.  This webinar is offered through MentorHealth on April, 21 2014 at 1:00 pm (Eastern).

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HIPAA Omnibus: Compliance Strategies for Business Associates


This exclusive webinar is tailored to Business Associates now that they are directly responsible for HIPAA under the Omnibus Rule. This two hour session will review the critical components of HIPAA compliance, give insight of how to build a plan of compliance, and guide attendees on the revamped breach notification changes. The webinar is led by CynergisTek CEO, Mac McMillan and offered through HealthcareInfoSecurity. Upcoming dates include Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 3:30 pm (Eastern),  April 21, 2014 at 11:30 am (Eastern) and May 9, 2014 at 1:30 pm (Eastern).

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NJ HIMSS Lunch & Learn


This webinar is through the New Jersey HIMSS chapter and features a panel of experts that will dissect vendor management after theOmnibus Rule. In this hour long session experts will review how changes from the Omnibus Rule make it important for Covered Entities to do their due diligence when managing and selecting vendors that handle PHI on their behalf. Then Directors from two large hospital systems will share their first-hand experiences of managing vendors and look at solutions to make the process more effective. Experts include:

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Meaningful Use, Audits, and False Claims Act: The Perfect Storm


As meaningful use payments to hospitals continue to grow, so does the recently launched audit program scrutinizing every requirement. Learn exactly what a meaningful use audit looks like and the practical steps to protect yourself against exposure to FCA and whistleblower claims. Presented by: Adam Greene and Lisa Hayward of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, and Melissa Larson, VP Audit Compliance Services of CynergisTek, Inc.

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