HIM 370 Assignment 1: Position Description Analysis
Using outside resources, such as AHIMA (www.ahima.org), IAPP (www.privacyassociation.org), or a local or national newspaper (www.usatoday.com, www.nytimes.com, etc.), find either position descriptions or vacancy announcements. You should find a position description or vacancy announcement for both a Privacy Officer and a Security Officer (Information Security). If you are unable to find either, please contact your instructor for additional resources or help. Please feel free to reference the sample position descriptions for a Privacy Officer and Security Officer, available on pages 362 and 364 of your textbook, for comparison.
Write a 1,000–1,500 word, APA-formatted paper summarizing each job description. Be sure to compare and contrast the positions, and include a comparison of the required credentials, education, and responsibilities and duties.
Attach to this assignment the position description or vacancy announcement, or provide a link in the reference section of the paper.
You will be graded on the following elements.
- summary of each job description (10 points)
- compare and contrasting of positions, including a discussion of the credentials, education, and responsibilities and duties (10 points)
- references and APA formatting (5 points)
- attachments of position description or vacancy announcement (5 points)
HIM 370 Assignment 3: Policy Analysis
You will be given a policy format and some security issues which should be addressed by a policy. Based on your review, you will rewrite the policy, develop a plan for addressing the security issues through policy, and develop a plan for communicating the policy. For more instructions and to view policy, review the Policy and Security Analysis Assignment document.
HIM 370 Assignment 4: Risk Analysis
You will be given a set of anticipated threats. You will then be asked to discuss potential controls and any breach of confidentiality activities. Based on this information, you will create a risk analysis and plan. For more instructions, view the Risk Analysis Assignment document. You can also find the instructions in Doc Sharing.
HIM 370 Assignment 5 : Risk Analysis
You will be given a set of anticipated threats. You will then be asked to discuss potential controls and any breach of confidentiality activities. Based on this information, you will create a risk analysis and plan. For more instructions, view the Risk Analysis Assignment document.
HIM 370 Assignment 6: Privacy Compliance Checklist
This week, you will develop a checklist for the Privacy Officer to use during walkthroughs of the healthcare organization. Upon implementing this new process, you will also need to convey this process to the employees. For more instructions on this assignment, view the Privacy Compliance Checklist.
- Checklist (15 points)
- Evaluation Criteria (15 points)
HIM 370 Assignment 7 : Standard Operation Procedure – Emergency Preparedness
What will you do in the event of a disaster? This week, you will examine your home environment to identify what types of disasters can affect your life. To find out how to create your Emergency Preparedness Standard Operating Procedures, view the Emergency Preparedness document.