Mr.Paul R. Hales

Area Of Expertise : HIPPA Privacy and security
30 Years Of Experience
Training Industry : Hospital & Healthcare

Paul R. Hales, J.D. is widely recognized for his ability to explain the HIPAA Rules clearly in plain language. Paul is an attorney licensed to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States and a graduate of Columbia University Law School with an international practice in HIPAA privacy and security. He is the author of all content in The HIPAA E-Tool®, an Internet-based, complete HIPAA compliance solution with separate editions for Covered Entities, Business Associates, Health Plans and Third Party Administrators.

19 results Found
Recorded Webinar

New HIPAA Encryption Rules for Email & Text Message - Mandatory Exception for Patients

Regular (unencrypted) Email and Text Messaging containing Protected Health Information (PHI) are effective engagement and communication tools that patients like and have the right to use. However, unencrypted Emails and Text Messages containing PHI raise signi ...

  • Intermediate
  • 90 Mins
Recorded Webinar

HIPAA Breach – or Not? How to Find Out & What to Do

More than 170 million Americans have been affected by Breaches of Unsecured Protected Health Information (PHI) since 2009.A Ransomware attack that encrypts PHI is now presumed to be a HIPAA Breach by Federal regulators.HIPAA Breach Notification Content and Tim ...

  • Basic & Intermediate & Advanced
  • 60 Mins
Free Webinar

The Role of a HIPAA Compliance Officer

You’re the HIPAA Compliance Officer (Privacy, Security – or both). Congratulations! and Condolences? Whether you’re new to this role or you’re experienced there are some tips and strategies that will help you make sure your HIPAA compliance program is effect ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

How to do HIPAA Risk Analysis - Risk Management - Lessons from OCR

The Phase 2 HIPAA Compliance Audit, increasing breaches of unsecured protected health information and rampant medical identity theft reveal a national crisis in HIPAA compliance. In addition, HIPAA enforcement during 2018 by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) r ...

  • Advanced
  • 90 Mins
Recorded Webinar

HIPAA Violations – Social Media, Web Sites, Patient Reviews – Simple Compliance Steps to Avoid Danger

Patient Engagement is a cornerstone of quality patient care and Web Sites and Social Media are indispensable patient engagement tools. Provider Web Sites and Social Media are inexpensive, easy to build and almost universal today. HIPAA law still applies but is ...

  • Basic & Intermediate & Advanced
  • 90 Mins
On-Demand Webinar

New HIPAA Rules for Communicating with Patients by Unencrypted Email and Text Messages

Effective communication with patients is a cornerstone of quality patient care and email and texting are simple and time saving communication tools. HIPAA law applies to these forms of communication but is misunderstood by most health care providers and busine ...

  • Advanced
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Simple Compliance Steps for Email and Texting to Save Providers from Serious, Widespread HIPAA Violations

Effective communication with patients is a cornerstone of quality patient care and email and texting are simple and time saving communication tools.HIPAA law applies to these forms of communication but is misunderstood by most health care providers and busines ...

  • Basic & Intermediate & Advanced
  • 90 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Why and How? – HIPAA Risk Analysis - Risk Management Explained Step-by-Step

This program will explain, clarify and demonstrate how to do a Risk Analysis in 6 complete steps: Location Implementation Specifications Threats and Vulnerabilities Risks Action Steps Documentation This ...

  • Basic & Intermediate & Advanced
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Business Associates - 5 Top HIPAA Compliance Priorities

This webinar for HIPAA business associates will cover HIPAA law that applies to business associates and the top HIPAA compliance priorities, broken into 5 steps needed for full HIPAA compliance:   The HIPAA Compliance Official Who's in charge? – All HIPAA ...

  • Basic & Intermediate & Advanced
  • 60 Mins
On-Demand Webinar

Take the Fear Out of HIPAA - Basic Step-by-Step Compliance

The HIPAA Rules are frequently misunderstood and inadvertently violated. However, HIPAA Rules are easy to follow, step-by-step, when you know the steps. This session will explain exactly how a health care provider's designated HIPAA Compliance Official can find the r ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins