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  • 1. HIPAA HOT TOPICS
  • 2. INAPPROPRIATE ACCESS PROTECTING PHI
  • 3. CELEBRITIES HOW THEY ARE INCREASING HIPAA AWARENESS HOW THEY RELATE TO WHAT IS HAPPENING HERE AT SPRINGHILL…..
  • 4. “UCLA workers snooped in Spears' medical records The Medical Center fired 13 employees and disciplined others, including doctors, for looking at the pop star's confidential files”
  • 5. “It Was Just Me BeIng nosy,” Claims Snooping Employee in UCLA Medical Privacy Breach
  • 6. “Former Medical Center employee has been indicted for snooping in the medical records of the star and selling the information to tabloids”
  • 7. “27 hospital workers - including doctors, nurses, and clerical staff - were suspended for accessing his medical records. Most of them weren’t involved in his treatment, but they could still view his records anyway.”
  • 8. Clooney generously asked the hospital not to fire the medical workers, but that’s not the point! What Clooney’s experience teaches us is this: A lot of people have access to medical information…..
  • 9. CNN News: “23 employees were investigated for violations of health care privacy law - HIPAA — 15 were fired and the other 8 received “significant” punishment.”
  • 10. AUGUST 2008- FORWARD NUMBER OF INCIDENTS 5 NUMBER OF TERMINATIONS 3 NUMBER REQUIRING COUNSELING 2