Grand Rounds Webinar Series: CURES Act - What is Information Blocking and How Do I Comply?

Webinar

Description: Lat year the federal government release new rules and requirements on the access, exchange and use of patients' electronic health information (EHI).  The regulations prohibit information blocking which is defined as practices that are likely to interfere with, prevent, or materially discourage the access, exchange or use of EHI.  Physicians, hospitals, EHR vendors, health information exchanges and networks are all subject to ONC's rules and are collectively referred to as "Actors."  Actors are required to comply with ONC's information blocking regulations starting April 5, 2021.  Presenters will provide information to help you and your medical practices better understand the information blocking requirements and develop a compliance program.  They will also explore the intersection with other federal laws like HIPPA and Michigan regulations. 

Earns: 1 CME Credits

Disclosures:
Matt Reid, MS, does not have relevant financial relationships
Kathleen Westfall, Esq, does not have relevant financial relationships
Rebecca Blake, does not have relevant financial relationships
Beth Elliott, does not have relevant financial relationships

Statement of Accreditation
The Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

AMA Credit Designation Statement
The MSMS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Presenter(s):
Matt Reid, MS, Sr Health IT Consultant, American Medical Association
Kathleen Westfall, Esq, Kerr Russell and Weber, PLC

Duration: 
1 hour

Release Date: May 12, 2021

Expiration Date: May 31, 2024