ACI’s Health Care Privacy and Security Forum: Business Associates Under the Final Rule: Definitions, Contracts, Obiligations, and Liabilities

The Carlton HotelNew York, New York

Patricia Wagner, Member of the Firm, will join a panel discussion, "Business Associates Under the Final Rule: Definitions, Contracts, Obiligations, and Liabilities," at ACI's 3rd Annual Health Care Privacy and Security Forum, which runs from May 22 to 23.

Topics include:

  • Analysis of the expansion of HIPAA Business Associate definition under HITECH Act
  • Understanding when a subcontractor is a business associate
  • Business associates' obligations under the Final Rule
  • Examining amendments to business associate agreements as required by Final Rule
  • BAs as agents: when does the covered entity assume vicarious liability for BA acts?
  • Managing and prioritizing BA Agreements before and during the grace period
  • Due diligence for a BA Agreement
  • Exploring civil and criminal liabilities applicable to business associates under proposed rule

 For more information, visit AmericanConference.com.