Annual Compliance Education

NEEDS STATEMENT

Providers need to be educated about the privacy and security issues involved in working for a health organization and with patient care. The annual compliance education will address areas of concern in healthcare privacy and security, especially in the setting of new and changing technologies, as well as the online space. The education will provide guidance for required processes and reporting when involved in a privacy or security incident.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians Assistants, Fellows, Residents, and Nurses of all specialties

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of the activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the privacy and security risks that face healthcare entities.
  • Describe the correct use of electronic technologies and online platforms.
  • Recognize privacy and security issues when they arise and how to report the issues properly.

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

Web-based training including videos

EVALUATION

Evaluation by questionnaire will address program content, presentation, and possible bias.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
08/01/2022
Course expires: 
10/31/2022
Rating: 
0
Houston, TX
United States

DISCLOSURE OF FINANCIAL RELATIONSHIPS WITH COMMERCIAL INTERESTS

DISCLOSURE POLICY

Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.  BCM is committed to sponsoring CME activities that are scientifically based, accurate, current, and objectively presented.

In  accordance  with  the  ACCME  Standards for  Commercial Support, BCM has  implemented a mechanism requiring everyone in a position to control the content of an educational activity (i.e., directors, planning committee members, faculty) to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests (drug/device companies) and manage/resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity.  Individuals must disclose to participants the existence or non-existence of financial relationships at the time of the activity or within 24 months prior.

In addition, BCM has requested activity faculty/presenters to disclose to participants any unlabeled use or investigational use of pharmaceutical/device products; to use scientific or generic names (not trade names) in referring to products; and, if necessary to use a trade name, to use the names of similar products or those within a class. Faculty/presenters have also been requested to adhere to the ACCME’s validation of clinical content statements.

BCM does not view the existence of financial relationships with commercial interests as implying bias or decreasing the value of a presentation. It is up to participants to determine whether the relationships influence the activity faculty with regard to exposition or conclusions.  If at any time during this activity you feel that there has been commercial/promotional bias, notify the Activity Director or Activity Coordinator.  Please answer the questions about balance and objectivity in the activity evaluation candidly. 

All relevant financial relationships listed have been mitigated.

ACCREDITATION/CREDIT DESIGNATION

AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Baylor College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation
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Thank you for completing the Annual Compliance Education. Select "Take Course" to start the evaluation and credit claim for this activity. This credit opportunity is intended for physician learners seeking AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM; however, all healthcare professionals may claim a participation credit if desired. Please expect to set up a Division of Continuing Professional Development (DCPD) profile before you begin, if you do not already have one.