“Shh, its Confidential”: Confidentiality of Mental Health Information Under California and HIPAA Laws
Friday March 17, 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm
at The Harding Community Center Auditorium, Carlsbad
Speaker: Dave Jensen, J.D.
Sponsor: Oak Tree Mediation
Pre-registration is required.If confidentiality is the cornerstone of the therapist-patient relationship, it behooves therapists to have an accurate understanding of the laws that affect the confidentiality of patient information. What information must be kept confidential? What information could be shared without an authorization? How can we limit third-party access to outpatient information? What “things” does a practitioner have to do to secure patient information to keep it confidential? In this six-hour presentation, Dave Jensen, JD will review California and HIPAA laws regarding the confidentiality of patient information.
All LCSW, LMFT, LPCC Interns & Grad Students should attend.
This course meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. SDNC-CAMFT CEP#128622