HHS Rocky Mountain Region Office presenting free training on HIPAA for small providers

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR), Rocky Mountain Region, will be presenting FREE training on the Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules: HIPAA for the Small Provider in Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Montana.  The purpose of the presentation is to help small health care providers that are covered entities understand their regulatory obligations under HIPAA. OCR will cover a number of topics such as an individual’s right of access, safeguarding protected health information, the business associate agreement requirement, and risk analysis/risk management.

Space is limited. Registration is required and is on a first come, first served basis. Participants can register by emailing either of the following and indicating your location you will attend.

The full details of regional events are:


Jackson        July 14, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon, Teton County Administration Building

Cheyenne     August 31, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon, Joseph C. O’Mahoney Federal Center, Room 2115

North Dakota:

Fargo           July 20, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon, Federal Building/U.S. Post Office, Room 319

Bismarck     July 21, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon, Federal Building, Room 164

South Dakota:

Sioux Falls      July 27, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon, Army National Guard Armory Theater

Rapid City       July 28, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon, Forest Service Building Conference Room