HIPAA Associates provides a full range of HIPAA Training Compliance services to help you achieve full HIPAA Compliance. We will help you meet the requirements of the HIPAA Rules.

“We are experts in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and have the credentials to prove it.”

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If you handle protected health information (PHI) the HIPAA Privacy Rule requires the following safeguards:
  • Every health care organization must address HIPAA Compliance Training.
  • All staff must receive training based on the position in their organization.
  • Every member must routinely have HIPAA updates to stay abreast of the HIPAA Privacy Rule.

Our HIPAA training is the “Best HIPAA Team Training” program available for two years in a row.

Our teaching staff have years of experience and are certified by HCCA and AHIMA. These are the nationally best recognized compliance organizations.

We will help you and your organization to understand the key question often asked, “What is HIPAA?” With our compliance training you will fully understand HIPAA Privacy and Security (HIPAA Regulations).
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HIPAA Associates is here to provide:

HIPAA Training

Take a step forward to achieve compliance and purchase HIPAA training for yourself and your staff.  We are here to help.

HIPAA Compliance Training

Learn how you can train your entire staff and stay HIPAA compliant. We are recognized as best in “Team Training” two years in a row.

HIPAA Group Training

Our courses are created for busy practices that want  to follow the HIPAA Privacy Rule.  Learn how they will help your practice.

HIPAA Training Courses

HIPAA Requirements

Implement a Training Program

Every regulated entity (covered entity or business associate) must train their staff in the HIPAA Privacy Rule and their HIPAA Compliance Plan.  Updates should be made available to staff when there are changes in the regulation.

HIPAA Training Courses

HIPAA Associates offers full HIPAA training services to meet the HIPAA requirements.

All services are provided by credentialed, identified health care compliance professionals. We provide personal services to all our clients and are readily available for all concerns. HIPAA Associates can help make compliance training easy.

HIPAA Compliance Certified

Certified by two of the best recognized associations in healthcare compliance.

Our professionals are certified by the Health Care Compliance Association and the American Health Information Management Association. The staff of HIPAA Associates has extensive HIPAA experience on the HIPAA requirements from their work in the healthcare industry. They have the required legal experience to know the intricacies of compliance. They have the practical experience to understand how it affects patients and healthcare professionals.

We are the HIPAA experts, healthcare professionals seek for their compliance plans, training and breach reporting. HIPAA Associates can simplify your work with our HIPAA consulting services. We will help jump start your compliance program.

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Pioneers in the Field of HIPAA

HIPAA Associates have assisted in the creation of HIPAA programs since 2002.
Mary Lopez has over twenty years of HIPAA consulting services experience. She provides HIPAA guidance and practical solutions.
Al Lopez has 12 years of experience with HIPAA compliance consulting and training.

They helped create the first HIPAA program at a large multi-hospital institution. Since then they have helped manage programs for many physician organizations. Today they provide training services to hospitals, clinics, providers, and public health departments.

They provide accessible HIPAA training to all who must comply with the HIPAA Privacy Rule.

The Best HIPAA Training

HIPAA Associates training has been successfully used in many settings and is easy to follow and understand. We have created our courses to benefit all staff in your organization. Our programs cover all personnel in your organization based on their role in the entity.

HIPAA training videos are affordable and come with personalized support. We make ourselves individually available to all organizations or individuals who elect to use our services.

The mission of HIPAA Associates is to make HIPAA training and compliance painless and easy.

HIPAA Resources

Free HIPAA Training Resources

For additional information and free HIPAA training feel free to visit our HIPAA resources section.

Get started today on your HIPAA Training  by contacting us now.

Learn more about HIPAA and the rules at our HIPAA Resources page. This is available to all covered entities and business associates, free of charge. We cover all the important topics you need to know.


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What is HIPAA?

HIPAA or the The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act was enacted in 1996 to improve the efficiency of the healthcare system, and includes administrative simplification provisions.  It is meant to protect individually identifiable health information.  It is comprised of several rules.

The Privacy Rule

It sets standards for the protection of PHI by the three types of covered entities who conduct standard healthcare transactions (or bill) electronically. These are health care providers, health plans and health care clearinghouses.

The Security Rule

This rule sets national standards for protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of electronic protected health information or EPHI. The enforcement rule provides standards for the enforcement of all the administrative simplification rules. This includes penalties that may be applied to covered entities for non-compliance with HIPAA.

Omnibus HIPAA Rule

HHS enacted a final Omnibus rule that implements a number of provisions of the health information technology for economic and clinical Health Act or HITECH to the HIPAA privacy and security protections for PHI. The breach notification rule requires covered entities and their business associates to provide notification following a breach of an individual’s unsecured PHI.

HITECH – Breach Notification Rule

This rule requires covered entities and their business associates to provide breach notices.

HIPAA Privacy Rule

HIPAA Compliance Defined

Regulatory compliance means conforming to a rule, such as a policy, standard or law. Compliance in health care refers to the steps taken to abide by the laws and regulations. HIPAA Compliance deals with the efforts to follow the HIPAA Privacy Rule. The intent is to safeguard protected health information.
To achieve compliance an organization must create a  compliance plan that includes HIPAA training with annual updates. 
This will help protect you from HIPAA violations and problems with the US Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights  (OCR).