Create a PowerPoint presentation that provides an overview of how HIPAA impacts the counseling profession
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Professional Standards: HIPAA
This week you will create a PowerPoint presentation that overviews the purpose, scope and standards of HIPAA.
Review the overview of federal privacy regulations at:
Create a PowerPoint presentation that provides an overview of how HIPAA impacts the counseling profession. Your presentation should be formatted as follows:
Slide 1 – title of presentation and name
Slide 2 – What is HIPAA?
Slide 3 – How does HIPAA pertain to protection of confidentiality?
Slide 4 – How does HIPPA potentially impact the practice of counseling?
Slides 5 through 8 – What are the four standards of HIPAA? (one slide to explain each standard)
Slide 9 – summary of role of HIPAA for counselors
Slide 10 – references
Length: 10 slides; because wording on slides should not exceed 20, expand on all of your main points on the Notes Pages of each slide. The notes should be clear enough that someone uninformed about HIPAA would learn from reading the Notes (500-750 words)
References: provide APA style reference for all sources in which you obtain your information
Structure: first slide should include your presentation title and your name slides in the body of the presentation should include a combination of text, graphics and/or video (video length must not exceed 3 minutes)
Final slide of your presentation should include the APA style citation for all sources
Follow best practice guidelines for creating PowerPoint presentations (see http://michaelhyatt.com/5-rules-for-more-effective-presentations.html and http://www.thinkoutsidetheslide.com/best-practices-for-effective-powerpoint-presentations-assessment/)
Format: save your reflections as a PowerPoint (.ppt or .pptx) file
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