Private Practice: The Ethics and HIPAA of Technology
Robert A. Reinhardt, Med and John P. Duggan, EdD
Technology offers new and efficient tools to help practitioners work with clients. Whether you’re opening new channels of communication, seeking to understand client interactions, or providing services entirely online, technology is now integral to professional counseling. As professional counselors and educators use more and newer technology, it's important to understand standards of practice, ethical and legal implications. In this webinar, Counseling Today’s Tech Tutor, Rob Reinhardt, gives an update on prominent technologies - including email, texting, and distance counselor (telehealth). Learn how the 2014 ACA Code of Ethics and laws, such as HIPAA.
1.Understand how HIPAA and technology affect one another.
2.Learn best-practice tips to remain HIPAA compliant while using technology in a practice
3.Review HIPAA standards and legal implications
1 NBCC Hours; 0 CRCC Hours; 1 WA Hours; 0 APT Hours; 0 NAADAC Hours; 0 NY Hours; 1 Ethics Hours