This required class meets once as a group, followed by individual completion of required online activities. Topics discussed assist public health dental hygienists to understand and comply with legal requirements to properly handle patient medical records. Key concepts of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), and NH law regarding client abuse are included. Participants draft a Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) and are required to complete learning activities prior to class end date.
Oct 10, 2023 6-8pm: In person class on the NHTI Campus
Oct 10 - Oct 28, 2023: Online class work is to be completed using Canvas Learning Management Sytem (Login Information will be provided after registration)