HCS 545 Week 6 Learning Team Executive Committee Presentation - E V I T U C E EX E E T T I M M CO N O I T A T N E P RE S HCS\/545 INTRODUCTION

HCS 545 Week 6 Learning Team Executive Committee Presentation

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EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE PRESENTATION HCS/545
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INTRODUCTION Explanation of HIPAA (1996) compliance. Respond to the incident (HIPAA (1996) privacy, security, and HITECH (2009) The ethical issues & follow-up with employees involved in the breach. Recommend changes under HIPAA (1996). Medical error (incident reports) & explanation. Summary of how to respond to medical error: -to reduce liability, -respond to joint commission concerns & - improvement strategy to reduce medical error
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EXPLAIN HIPAA (1996) COMPLIANCE Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) Mandated in 1996 Patient Privacy 2001 – Privacy Rule Covered Entities – Medical Staff
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THE INCIDENT / VIOLATION INCIDENT: Blaine Preuss-received pain medication meant for Joshua Jenquin. HIPAA (1996) PRIVACY, SECURITY VIOLATION Requires that the facility maintained proper records . HITECH (2009) BREACH The facility did not notifying the patients that their health information was breached.
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THE ETHICAL ISSUES RELATED TO THIS INCIDENT Ethical Issues Harm To The Patients Error Disclosure Erosion of Trust Impact on Quality Care
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EMPLOYEE FOLLOW-UP Employee Negligence Vigilantly reminded of HIPAA regulations
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  • medical error, Hospital accreditation, Patient safety, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act, Iatrogenesis

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