Workers in the health care industry are privileged to information about their patients that is confidential in nature. Whether they work in a facility or in a patient’s home, they must keep a patient's information confidential. This course is designed to give the employee an understanding of regulations pertaining to confidentiality and how to apply them in home care. Material covered includes important definitions pertaining to confidentiality, protected health information, consents for care, protecting privacy and maintaining confidentiality, and disclosing of protected health information.
Home Health Care