2020 HIPAA Compliance for Medical Providers

Course Description

In this webinar you will learn what you can and cannot do with patient information. Federal law requires that all individuals who work in healthcare and come into contact with patient information must have training the the HIPAA regulations annually. This webinar will satisfy this federal requirement. 

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will:

  • Understand what you can and cannot do with patient information with government agencies.
  • Understand patient rights under HIPAA.
  • Understand your responsibilities under HIPAA.  




PICA is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. PICA has approved this activity for a maximum of 1.5 continuing education contact hours.


Intended Audience
Podiatric physicians and Podiatric Office Staff


Time to Complete Activity
1.0 hours


No charge


Commercial Interest
No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity.



Michael Brody, DPM
Dr Brody received his undergraduate education at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and earned his doctoral degree at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine (NYCPM). He completed his residency at DVAMC Montrose and founded the Podiatric Residency Program at DVAMC Northport and was the first residency director of that program. He has been in private practice since 1989 and is still treating patients in his private practice. He actively participates in MIPS/ MACRA and other Health Information Technology Initiatives. As a result, he understands the impact these technologies have on providers from both the perspective of the doctors who must be compliant with the rules and regulations. Dr Brody has represented the APMA in conference calls with CMS related to the implementation of Certified Technology and meeting Meaningful Use. He works with HL7 and is currently sitting on workgroups that are working on the EHR functional model and a Podiatry Specific profile of the EHR functional model. He has served as a member of the Physicians Committee at HIMSS and brought the perspective of the ambulatory physician to that committee. He served on the Standards and Interoperability Framework and was currently active in the ESMD and EDoC projects. He has served on the ambulatory workgroup at CCHIT, the Physicians Perspective Technical Committee at HITSP, the New York E Health Collaborative and the National E Health Collaborative as well as TC215 to ISO. Dr Brody is the technical editor for Podiatry Management Magazine. Dr Brody has been an active speaker and has presented talks on Health Information Technology at many meeting across the country and presented to various stakeholders in the HIT ecosystem.


Disclosure Statement
In accordance with the Council on Podiatric Medical Education’s Standards, Requirements and Guidelines for Approval of Sponsors of Continuing Education in Podiatric Medicine, any relevant financial relationships of a faculty member with commercial interest must be disclosed to program participants. There are no disclosures to report from the planning committee. Dr. Brody is the CEO of TLD Systems, Chief Compliance Officer for Sammy, Medical Director for MedXpress, CEO for Registry Clearinghouse and a Health Information Technology Consultant for PICA.

Sponsored by the ProAssurance Insurance Company of America (PICA). PICA is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.


Date Recorded:


Date Activity Terminates:
07/15/2023 (3 years after recorded date)

Note: Participants may only receive contact hours once per course.

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