Physician Community Podcast

Episode #46: The Nuts and Bolts of Achieving HIPAA Security Rule Compliance through Effective Risk Assessment


Dr. Salvatore Volpe, a solo physician practitioner, and Lee Kim, BS, JD, Director, Privacy and Security, with HIMSS, discuss risk assessments, which will not only help your organization achieve compliance with the HIPAA Security Rule, but also, help improve its security posture and mitigate risks.

Approved for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.™
AMA/HIMSS have produced an audio podcast and written materials on HIPAA privacy, security, and breach notification rules. This activity is intended for all practicing physicians and their office staff. The enduring material format enables physicians to participate when time allows. A mixed medium also allows for various types of learning styles and for the participant to repeat the activity if needed. The written materials, used in conjunction with the podcast, will help participants determine their current compliance and provide strategies to implement changes in their practice to ensure full compliance with HIPAA regulations. To access this free CME activity, which includes the podcast and additional materials, visit the AMA Online Learning Center.