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Electronic Medical Records: Implications of HIPAA for Selecting and Implementing an EMR Todd Frech Senior Partner www.ociusmedinfo.com System Selection No system is HIPAA compliant Evaluate vendors on software as well their ability to support your organization’s compliance efforts

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electronic medical records implications of hipaa for selecting and implementing an emr

Electronic Medical Records: Implications of HIPAA for Selecting and Implementing an EMR

Todd Frech

Senior Partner

www.ociusmedinfo.com

system selection
System Selection
  • No system is HIPAA compliant
  • Evaluate vendors on software as well their ability to support your organization’s compliance efforts
  • Include a HIPAA timeline in the contract
  • Chain of Trust Agreement
  • Review vendor implementation documentation
general issues
General Issues
  • Interpretation and integration of new regulations
  • Developing new integrated policies and procedures
  • Staffing issues
  • Employee training
interpretation and integration
Interpretation and Integration
  • HIPAA constant delay has caused many organization to delay their compliance projects
  • Privacy and Security regulations will require new organizational behaviors
  • Many organizations are appointing their legal departments to lead compliance efforts
integrated policies and procedures
Integrated Policies and Procedures
  • Rules will require a significant number of new polices and procedures
  • The integration requirements will be a significant impact on staffing
  • New polices will impact all aspects of the organization
  • Polices and Procedures will need to be integrated with system operation
staffing issues
Staffing Issues
  • Implementation project plans will expand
    • New policies and procedures
    • More complex training programs
    • Compliance programs
  • HCO resources will be spread across many HIPAA projects
employee training
Employee Training
  • All employees will need training
  • System training will need to integrate new polices and procedures
  • New methods of training will be required