Cybersecurity: Protecting Your Organization from the Dreaded Breach

Enrollment Information:
This enrollment will expire September 30, 2019.
You must complete all course requirements (including claiming CEs) and save/print the completion certificate by September 30, 2019.

 

Description:
Through this presentation, attendees will be educated on some of the most important aspects in protecting their organization from a data breach. The presenters will provide high-level training on cybersecurity, including what data should be protected, the costs associated with a breach, what hackers and cyber-criminals typically seek, and the types of cyber schemes utilized to obtain data. Additionally, the presenters will review types of security policies that can be implemented to protect the organization, including critical components that must be outlined in those policies. Lastly, the presenters will discuss the development of an incident response plan, how to handle and manage third-party service provider or business associate agreements, and the creation of an employee training policy.

 

Learning Objectives:
By the end of this self-study you should be able to:

  • Assess their organization’s cybersecurity policies and procedures for vulnerabilities and opportunities for improvement.
  • Describe the proper components of an employee training program on cybersecurity.
  • Implement an effective cybersecurity risk management program within their own organization.

 

Level of Learning:
Practitioner

 

Domain of Practice:
Legal & Regulatory

 

Speaker(s):
Robert Stern, JD
Diane Fernald

 

Criteria for Successful Completion:
To receive continuing nursing education contact hours, participants must achieve 80% on the post-test and complete an evaluation at its conclusion.

 

Continuing Education:
This program is approved contact hours toward the fulfillment of the requirements of ASHRM designations of FASHRM (Fellow) and DFASHRM (Distinguished Fellow) and toward CPHRM (Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management) renewal. CE credit may be used toward CPHRM renewal only by those holding the credential at the time of the program.

American Society for Healthcare Risk Management is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Contact Hours: 1.0 hour
Passing Score: 80%

 

Conflict of Interest Statement:
As required by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation, we would like to make you aware of all potential conflicts of interest.

This educational activity’s planners and presenters have indicated that they have no bias or conflict of interest.

 

Commercial Support:
There is no sponsorship for this event.

 

Date Published:  Q4 2018
Date to be Reviewed:   Q3 2019
Date of Contact Hour Expiration:  Q3 2020

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ASHRM & ANCC 1 hour December 11, 2018 - September 30, 2020