HIPAA Certification Training Classes: Certified HIPAA Privacy Expert
The classroom and online HIPAA privacy training program focuses on the implications of HIPAA legislation and identifies critical compliance requirements for your business/client. We explore HIPAA’s Administrative Simplification Act as well as how to create a framework for initiating and working toward a blueprint for HIPAA Privacy Compliance while understanding HIPAA Security rules and regulations. Our Training includes changes to the HIPAA regulations due to the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act which is part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), the Omnibus rule published in 2013, and meaningful use.
HIPAA Privacy Training: Learning Objectives
This HIPAA Privacy Training will give you advanced competency in designing, implementing, and administering comprehensive privacy protection programs in all types of healthcare organizations. From this training, you will learn the following about HIPAA.
- Understand what HIPAA means and how HIPAA affects your organization’s policies, procedures, and processes regarding patient records
- Understand the changes to HIPAA rules due to the ARRA 2009 HITECH Act and 2013 Omnibus Rule final changes.
- Identify HIPAA’s functions.
- Gain an in-depth understanding of HIPAA Security, Privacy, and Transaction rules.
- Examine how implementing HIPAA affects health care entity organizations and their staffing to achieve and monitor compliance with patient privacy/confidentiality needs.
- Understand the new Enforcement rule.
- Plan and prepare for HIPAA compliance.
- Understand who Business Associates are and what they have to do to ensure HITECH HIPAA Compliance.
HIPAA Privacy Training: Target Audience
- Healthcare provider & payer privacy compliance employees
- Privacy lawyers involved in health care
- Compliance teams for HIPAA privacy
- HR staff & manager
- Privacy auditors
- Privacy consultants
- Clinical physicians and office managers
- Head nurse
- Privacy Instructors
CHPE Certificate Test:
You are tested after you complete the full online course. You need to pass the 39 questions test (3 questions per chapter, 5 minutes maximum per chapter to answer the questions) with 70% to receive the HIPAA certification of Certified HIPAA Privacy Expert (CHPE).
This test is for 1 hour 5 minutes. You get 5 minutes per chapter to answer three questions from each chapter. Once you start the test you cannot stop it. This is a time-bound online test. You can take the test from anywhere and at any time. There is no need to schedule the test. Once you start the test, you need to finish it in the allotted time. If you need the timeline allotted per chapter then the test will stop right there.
|Test Passing Grade||70%|
|Test Format||Multiple-choice questions|
|Testing Center||The time-bound online test can be taken from anywhere|
|Test Time||1 hour 5 minutes (5 minutes per chapter) (13 chapters)|
|Retest Cost||$150 for 2nd attempt (Free exam after 2nd attempt)|
|Certificate Validity||3 Years|
Once you pass your test you can print out your certification immediately but if you do fail you will have to pay $150 to retake the CHPE test.
Retesting for CHPE test:
If you fail on the first attempt then you can take the second attempt without any waiting period. You will be testing the sections in which you failed only. After you complete the exam, the grade will be calculated based on the total score of all exam chapters.
Certificate valid for: 3 Years
Continuing Education Requirements After Getting Certified:
Once a year all students will have to go through one hour of update course which will include relevant regulation changes and other OCR/HHS activities on compliance and enforcement.
To maintain your HIPAA certification, you will continue taking updated courses when they are released. You will receive a new certificate when your certificate will expire if you have taken all required update courses. You will NOT be required to take any test if you have taken the updated courses regularly.
Certificate for Continuing Education Credits:
Students can buy a CE credits certificate for this course at the time of registration. You will receive 15 CE credits for this course through the Approved Provider of California Board of Registered Nursing after completing the course.
Method of Training to get CHPE Certified
Training Options to pursue Certified HIPAA Privacy Expert (CHPE) certification Credential: