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Title

HCLE 2000

Language

English

Start Date

12/03/2018

End Date

12/07/2018

Price

$2,750.00

Location

Philadelphia, PA
United States

Duration

4.5 Days (Four full days of instruction 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., followed by one half-day Examination 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)
32 Continuing Education Activity Points (CEAPs) may be awarded toward recertification if applicable

Description

Protect service delivery. Safeguard records. Maintain compliance.

HCLE 2000 provides you with takeaway tools that will help you build or refine your healthcare continuity program.


Whether it's protecting patient information, responding to cyber terrorism, planning for the next epidemic, or preparing for unexpected emergencies, business continuity is a must have for healthcare entities, and taking the brand new version of DRI’s healthcare continuity course, Healthcare Continuity (HCLE 2000) is the perfect place to start.

Instruction provided in this course enables you to build a continuity program based on the most up to the minute information and the most utilized and time tested standard in the field because the DRI International Professional Practices for Business Continuity Management are just that. Newly revamped and long the leading standard in our profession by a mile, the Professional Practices are the foundation upon which this four day, in depth, hands on course is built. Along with the Professional Practices, you will learn business continuity best practices for the healthcare field, with a curriculum that reflects the NFPA 1600, Joint Commission, HIPAA, and other vital laws, regulations, and standards.

Instruction includes all ten Professional Practices detailed below, including new and expanded coverage of cloud computing, cyber threats, supply chain, risk transfer, insurance considerations, legal and regulatory requirements, and manufacturing processes, as well as more traditional topics such as evaluating risks, gaining leadership buy in, crisis communications, and program audit. An experienced instructor using real world examples and interactive workshop exercises will walk you through the key elements of business continuity management for healthcare entities, making this the perfect course for those who are relatively new to the profession and want a thorough, leave no stone unturned educational experience.

The participatory nature of the course immerses you in the learning process, enables you to learn by doing, and ensures that you leave having outlined a firm foundation for your program that is specific to your entity. Additionally, the course as well as the revamped supporting material provided to every student is designed to give you all the tools you need to pass the Healthcare Examination and continue on the path toward becoming a DRI Certified Healthcare Provider Continuity Professional (CHPCP) or Associate Healthcare Provider Continuity Professional (AHPCP).

Objectives

1. Define acronyms and terminology in the business continuity industry
2. Recognize the business continuity planning stages and requirements of the Professional Practices for Business Continuity Management as they relate to a healthcare setting
3. Recall the roles for disaster recovery and emergency management professionals as related to the healthcare industry
4. Identify and explain trends in the business continuity field as they apply to a healthcare setting
5. Design effective business continuity/disaster recovery efforts for case studies through the application of knowledge gained in this class
6. Identify the disaster recovery regulations and standards specific to the healthcare industry
7. Prepare for the Healthcare Certification Examination which requires a minimum passing grade of 75%

Outline

Lesson 1: Program Initiation and Management
- Establish the need for a business continuity program
- Obtain support and funding for the business continuity program
- Coordinate and manage the implementation of the business continuity program throughout the entity

Lesson 2: Risk Assessment
- Identify risks that can adversely affect an entity’s resources or image
- Assess risks to determine the potential impacts to the entity, enabling the entity to determine the most effective use of resources to reduce these potential impacts

Lesson 3: Business Impact Analysis
- Identify and prioritize the entity’s functions and processes in order to ascertain which ones will have the greatest impact should they not be available
- Assess the resources required to support the business impact analysis process
- Analyze the findings to ascertain any gaps between the entity’s requirements and its ability to deliver those requirements

Lesson 4: Developing Business Continuity Strategies
- Develop a program that effectively integrates business continuity, emergency operations and disaster recovery requirements
- Identify regulatory requirements
- Align strategies that comply with regulatory requirements
- Apply the business impact analysis (BIA) and risk evaluation to develop effective business continuity strategies
- Apply your knowledge to successfully complete the classroom exercise at the end of this lesson

Lesson 5: Incident Response
- Develop and assist with the implementation of an incident management system that defines organizational roles, lines of authority and succession of authority
- Define requirements to develop and implement the entity’s incident response plan
- Ensure that incident response is coordinated with outside organizations in a timely and effective manner when appropriate

Lesson 6: Business Continuity Plan Development and Implementation
- Identify the business continuity plan requirements
- Recognize the requirements necessary to design, develop and publish the business continuity plan
- Apply your knowledge to successfully complete the classroom exercise at the end of this lesson

Lesson 7: Awareness and Training Programs
- Establish and maintain training and awareness programs that result in personnel being able to respond to incidents in a calm and efficient manner.

Lesson 8: Plan Exercise, Assessment, and Maintenance
- Establish and maintain training and awareness programs that result in personnel being able to respond to incidents in a calm and efficient manner.

Lesson 9: Crisis Communications
- Provide a framework for developing a crisis communications plan
- Ensure that the crisis communications plan will provide for timely, effective communication with internal and external parties

Lesson 10: Coordination with External Agencies
- Provide a framework for developing a crisis communications plan
- Ensure that the crisis communications plan will provide for timely, effective communication with internal and external parties

Lesson 11: Qualifying Exam Review
- Review the important concepts from each lesson
- Prepare for the Healthcare Qualifying Examination

Notes

A computer is required for this course. Your courseware will be available through your account profile 7 days prior to the course start date. Please contact DRI at 1-866-542-3744 for all questions

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Cancellation Policy

Courses are scheduled subject to a minimum enrollment. If enrollment for a particular course does not meet the minimum, that class is cancelled or rescheduled. If DRI International must cancel a class for any reason, DRI's liability is limited to the paid registration fee. DRI makes every effort to notify registered participants as soon as possible if classes are cancelled.

Registration applies only to the individual named on the registration form. If you want to substitute another individual from the same company, you must contact the course registrar prior to the first day of the course. The cancellation fee is $150.00 U.S. currency however, there is no charge for moving to another course with a limit of three course transfers. See FAQ for additional details. Rescheduling must occur within twelve months of the originally scheduled course and no more than three course transfers are permitted. If you exceed the alotted twelve months for rescheduling or limit of three course transfers, no refunds will be made and your registration fee will be forfeited to DRI.