Understanding the Risks to the Privacy of Your Data

Course Description
A review of the most common types or risks to your data and the steps you can take to avoid a data breach.

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 1.0 continuing education contact hours.

Learning Objectives
At the end of the program, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand what a Phishing Scheme is and how to identify one.
  2. Understand what encryption is and why you need to encrypt your data.
  3. Understand the need for anti-malware.

Intended Audience
Podiatric Staff Members

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
He is a nationally recognized expert within the healthcare industry on Health Information Technology and has worked with organizations such as CCHIT, HITSP, The Standards and Interoperability Framework, HL7, CP215 of ISO and HIMSS. Dr. Brody speaks nationally and writes extensively on HIPAA and HITECH and the process of implementing Health Information Technology in physicians’ offices. In addition to Dr Brody traveling across the country to consult and present educational programs, TLD Systems leverages web based educational tools to work with our clients and ensure that they remain engaged in the process of remaining HIPAA compliant.

Disclosure Statement
In accordance with the Council on Podiatric Medical Education’s Standards and Requirements for Approval of Providers of Continuing Education in Podiatric Medicine, any relevant financial relationships between instructors and planning committee members with a commercial interest must be disclosed to program participants. Dr. Brody is an officer for TLD Systems, an employee of ICS Software and a consultant for PICA.

Program Title:
Understanding the Risks to the Privacy of Your Data

Date Recorded:

Date Activity terminates:
5/17/2020 (3 years after recorded date) Sponsored by the Podiatry Insurance Company of America (PICA).

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