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What you will learn

  • Provide methods for protecting privacy using the Fair Information Principles

  • Identify the laws and regulations that pertain to data protection

  • Identify the privacy obligations that can apply to complex organizations

  • Identify strategies for managing compliance issues related to privacy laws and data protection

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Course 2 of 4 in the

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Approx. 8 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Privacy: Legal Issues, Landscape & Chronology

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 25 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
5 videos
Legal and Issues Landscape and Chronology2m
Historical & Legal Context5m
Fair Information Principles9m
The Statutory Landscape in the U.S.5m
2 readings
The Right to Privacy in Europe and the United States20m
Reforming the U.S. Approach to Data Protection & Privacy30m
3 practice exercises
Historical & Legal Context of Privacy in the United States10m
Fair Information Principles10m
Module 1 Quiz20m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

HIPAA

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 21 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
6 videos
It Applies – Now What?2m
Implementing HIPAA: The Notice Requirement2m
Implementing HIPAA: Access to Records4m
Implementing HIPAA: Uses, Disclosures and National Priorities4m
Implementing HIPAA: Minimum Necessary2m
2 readings
HIPAA's Scope30m
HIPAA Model Notices45m
3 practice exercises
Implementing HIPAA: Notice and Access10m
Implementing HIPAA: Uses and Disclosures10m
Module 2 Quiz20m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Security & Breach Notification

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 24 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Establishing Requirements in a Rapidly Changing Environment4m
Forcing a Process, Rather than an Outcome6m
Breach Notification, Regulating by Consequence4m
Compliance Observations in Information Security3m
4 readings
Data Privacy v. Data Security30m
The Evolution of Phishing Attacks25m
Summary of the HIPAA Security Rule25m
Equifax Response10m
2 practice exercises
Data Security Rules6m
Module 3 Quiz20m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Other Ways that Privacy is Regulated

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 20 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
The FTC, Privacy and Compliance3m
International Law - Focus on the GDPR2m
The GDPR5m
Privacy Laws - Fleshing Out the Risk Assessment5m
5 readings
The Section 5 Enforcement Power25m
Facebook's FTC Consent Decree Deal25m
The GDPR25m
California's Right to be Forgotten25m
Concluding Thoughts10m
1 practice exercise
International Law & the GDPR4m

About University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn) is a private university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. A member of the Ivy League, Penn is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, and considers itself to be the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies. ...

About the Healthcare Law Specialization

This Specialization is designed to help you navigate the complex legal framework that governs modern health systems. You will learn the fundamentals of American health law, then explore how privacy law shapes the relationship between healthcare providers and their patients. You will also learn how intellectual property law influences everything from the pharmaceutical industry, to medical research, to cutting-edge ethical issues involved in emerging technologies such as DNA-testing. Finally, the specialization will conclude with a study of how other countries vary in their approaches to solving the common problems that face all health systems....
Healthcare Law

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