HIPAA, Ransomware & Cyber Criminal Chaos – Prepare, Prevent, Respond and Recover

Start Date : November 15, 2018
End Date : November 15, 2018
Time : 10:00 am to11:30 am

Phone : 800-385-1607
Email : mentorhealth84@gmail.com


Overview:This webinar will explain about Ransomware attack on a Covered Entity or BA that encrypts PHI is presumed to be a HIPAA Breach according to the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).



Ransomware including new, more treacherous varieties used by cyber-criminals to attack the Healthcare Industry

HIPAA Rules that apply to Ransomware attacks

"Social Engineering" tricks criminals use to sneak Ransomware into Electronic Information Systems

What to do if your organization suffers a Ransomware attack

Best practices to:




Recover from Ransomware Attacks


Why should you Attend: Healthcare is the biggest target for Ransomware attacks in 2017. New types of Ransomware are particularly dangerous. They not only lock up your information system - they steal Protected Health Information (PHI).Covered Entities and Business Associates of all types and sizes are prime Ransomware targets because disruption of healthcare operations, even for a brief period, can result in catastrophic harm to patients. Criminal hackers don't need to be sophisticated technology to mount a Ransomware attack - they simply trick employees to open a "phishing" email or click on an Internet link. Ransomware is the easiest and safest way for cyber-criminals to extort money from the Healthcare Industry.


Areas Covered in the Session:

Introduction - Course Agenda and Objectives

What is Ransomware?

Why is the Healthcare Industry a Prime Target?

HIPAA Law and HIPAA Rules that apply to Ransomware Attacks

Covered Entity - Business Associate Relationship, Responsibilities, Interdependent Liabilities

What to Do if (when) your organization suffers a Ransomware Attack

Preliminary Description - HIPAA Breach Risk Assessment

Best Practices to Prevent a Ransomware Attack

How to Prepare for a Ransomware Attack

How to Respond to a Ransomware Attack

To pay or not to pay?

Law Enforcement

How to Recover from a Ransomware Attack

How to do a HIPAA Breach Risk Assessment - Demonstration

What to do if the Ransomware Attack caused a HIPAA Breach

Step-by-Step Breach Notification Requirements


Notifications - Fewer than 500 Individuals affected

Notifications - More than 500 Individuals affected

Questions, Answers, Discussion


Learning objectives: How to use the HIPAA Rules to Prevent, Prepare, Respond and Recover from Ransomware Attacks 


Who Will Benefit:

Health Care Providers - Hospitals

Multi-Specialty Medical Groups

Nursing Homes

Long Term Care - Assisted Living Facilities

Physicians (M.D.s and D.O.s)




Physical Therapists


Health Plans including Employer Sponsored Health Plans

Third Party Administrators - Insurance Brokers

Healthcare Practice Administrator Companies

Healthcare Record Storage and Retrieval Companies

All Business Associates of Health Care Providers and Health Plans


Speaker Profile 

Paul R. Hales received his Juris Doctor degree from Columbia University Law School and is licensed to practice law before the Supreme Court of the United States. He is an expert on HIPAA Privacy, Security, Breach notification and Enforcement Rules with a national HIPAA consulting practice based in St. Louis. Paul is the author of all content in The HIPAA E-Tool, an Internet-based, Software as a Service product for health care providers and business associates.


Price - $139


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Netzealous LLC - MentorHealth ,
161 Mission Falls Lane, Suite 216,Fremont,CA 

Tel: 1-800-385-1607
Email: mentorhealth84@gmail.com
Website: https://www.mentorhealth.com

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