HIPAA Overview

  • Category Human Resources
  • Authors Jonathan P. Tomes, J.D.
  • Variants
    1. Full Course - 18 minutes
      This version is designed for all staff.

This course provides staff members with a basic understanding of current HIPAA regulations. The course will review the definition of HIPAA, whom HIPAA applies to, what HIPAA requires of you, and discuss the consequences of HIPAA violations. This course does not serve as legal advice, nor is it meant to be comprehensive. Always check with your Human Resources department for questions related to HIPAA.

Expert Authors

Jonathan P. Tomes, J.D.

Attorney Jonathan P. Tomes is a nationally recognized authority and expert witness on health information law, having written more than 60 books and dozens of articles. He is president both of EMR Legal, Inc., which provides HIPAA seminars and consulting nationwide, and of Veterans Press, which publishes HIPAA compliance materials.