May 11, 2017
Protecting Patients through HIPAA


May 11, 2017
5:30–6:30 p.m.

Please Note: This event has already occurred.

Ethics CME Presentation. Presented by Brian Colonna, CHPC Renown HIPAA Privacy Coordinator

Learning Objective(s): At the completion of this activity the participant will be able to:

  • Understand when protected health information (PHI) can be accessed and disclosed for treatment, payment, and healthcare operations.
  • Identify when encryption is needed for transmission of PHI, what can be sent via insecure text message, preparing for a HIPAA audit and planning for a cyber-attack/breach.
  • Determine when an authorization is needed to post testimonials, respond to complaints online, and general tips on using social media responsibly.

Live Remote Access Available. contact CME Office:

This program provides 1 CME credit towards the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners' requirement for continuing medical education credit in ethics, pain management, and/or addiction care. The University of Nevada School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.


  • Category
  • Continuing Education
  • Grand Rounds
  • Audience
  • Faculty and Staff
  • Health Professional
  • Student
  • Region
  • North (Reno Area)

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