HIPAA Privacy and Security Online Learning Library

The HIPAA Privacy and Security Online Learning Library is fully updated to reflect the newest provisions of the HIPAA Omnibus Rule, including:

  • Patient medical record access.
  • Uses and disclosures of protected health information (PHI) that require authorization.
  • Fundraising and marketing rules.
  • Definition of breach and the Breach Notification Rule terms.
  • Fines.

This advice-rich library’s courses includes content that is specific to each audience’s role in protecting patient health information.


Key Features/Benefits

Testing, remediation, and case studies to see if you’re applying policies and regulations correctly.

  • “Test Your Knowledge” exercises to check your understanding at every step.
  • Second-year “refresher” series are available for ongoing refresher education needs.
  • Role-specific case scenarios apply regulations to real-life settings and ask how your would handle a situation. At the end of each scenario, you’ll learn the appropriate way to react to the given situation.
  • Video-based scenarios show the “wrong way” and “right way” to handle a situation, increasing engagement.
  • Design and audio narration offers different ways to navigate through the course so you are guided through interaction, not simple reading.
  • A certificate of completion allows you to prove that employees successfully completed training.


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Contributor Bio

Chris Apgar, CISSP, CEO, and president of Apgar & Associates, LLC and former HIPAA Compliance officer for Providence Health Plans, is a nationally recognized expert and educational instructor on information security, privacy, HIPAA, the HITECH Act, state privacy law and electronic health information exchange.

Chris served for eight years as a member of the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) Board of Directors. He is co-chair of the WEDI Regional Affiliates Workgroup and the HIE Workgroup. He is the secretary and member of the Oregon & S.W. Washington Healthcare, Privacy and Security Forum Board of Directors and has been a member for the past thirteen years. On a local level, Chris develops and conducts educational webinars for the Oregon Medical Association (OMA), assisting physicians and other medical professionals with privacy and security and regulatory compliance. His clients range from small to large health plans, physician groups and hospitals, healthcare clearinghouses, vendors, non-profits, government agencies, and healthcare associations.



Continuing Education


HCPro is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity for 1.5 nursing contact hours is provided by HCPro.

HCPro has confirmed that none of the faculty/presenters, planners, or contributors have any relevant financial relationships to disclose related to the content of this educational activity.


HCPro is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

HCPro designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

HCPro has confirmed that none of the faculty/presenters, planners, or contributors have any relevant financial relationships to disclose related to the content of this educational activity.


This program has been approved for 3 Continuing Education Units for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).


This program has prior approval of AAPC for 1 Continuing Education Unit. Granting of this approval in no way constitutes AAPC endorsement of the program, content, or the program sponsor.


View a printable list of this library's courses and descriptions