By providing in-depth HIPAA training and subsequent certification to several employees who play a key role in HIPAA compliance, Fuse Networks, LLC. is well-equipped to address the intricacies and ever-changing requirements of HIPAA.
In particular, Gary Anderson our Compliance Manager underwent and successfully completed an intensive 22-hour HIPAA training course through http://www.hipaatraining.net, a leading provider of HIPAA compliance solutions. After course completion, Gary Anderson successfully passed a two-hour timed exam to validate his knowledge and become a Certified HIPAA Privacy Security Expert (CHPSE).
As a CHPSE, Gary Anderson fully understands the HIPAA privacy and security rules as well as new changes to the regulation in light of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act. HITECH mandated new requirements for sharing protected health information with business associates, for ensuring identity theft protection, for using and disclosing protected health information for marketing purposes, and for reporting breaches of protected health information.
The CHPSE credential denotes that Gary Anderson has an in-depth knowledge of the application of the HIPAA privacy rule as it relates to the uses and disclosures of protected health information (PHI). This includes using and disclosing PHI for treatment, payment, and healthcare operations as well as disclosure for public purposes. As a CHPSE, Gary Anderson also has an in-depth knowledge of the application of the HIPAA security rule as it relates to the security of PHI. Gary Anderson can identify technical or electronic threats to the healthcare enterprise and explain the technology available to reduce or prevent those threats. He has received advanced training in the topics of administrative, physical, and technical safeguards and is able to develop policies and procedures to describe those safeguards and address larger risk management strategies.
The CHPSE credential signifies that Gary Anderson is an expert in overall HIPAA compliance. He is able to evaluate whether policies and procedures are HIPAA-compliant and ensure that Fuse Networks, LLC. is taking every possible step to protect the privacy and security of protected health information.
About Fuse Networks, LLC.
Fuse Networks has been providing professional IT Support for businesses in and around the Pacific Northwest since 2009. They become an extension of your business; responding to issues quickly, often before you even know about them. Covering everything from your servers and network infrastructure, to your workstations, applications and cloud services; we provide proactive end-to-end solutions for all your technology needs.
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About Supremus Group, LLC
http://www.hipaatraining.net, a Supremus Group venture, offers comprehensive HIPAA training for healthcare organizations, health plans, employers, business associates, and alternative medicine providers. Courses, which have been updated to reflect HITECH requirements, are offered in multiple formats, including instructor-led HIPAA training, online training courses, and customized onsite training. After course completion, participants may obtain one of the following HIPAA certifications: CHPA (Certified HIPAA Privacy Associate), CHPE (Certified HIPAA Privacy Expert), CHSE (Certified HIPAA Security Expert), and CHPSE (Certified HIPAA Privacy Security Expert).