Jennifer A. Yelen, JD
Nancy J. Puleo, JD
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What social workers need to know about creating and maintaining patient records, disclosure of patient records, and confidentiality and privilege issues that arise when treating individuals, minors, and couples. The program will also address electronic record-keeping and HIPAA compliance.
Participants will learn:
- Best practices for creating and maintaining patient records and when disclosure of patient records is appropriate.
- The unique legal and ethical implications of record-keeping when treating minors, couples, and disabled patients.
- About privacy concerns regarding patient records, including electronic record keeping and HIPAA compliance.
Jennifer A. Yelen a partner at Posternak Blankstein & Lund, LLP in Boston, MA, is a member of their Litigation and Employment Departments. She regularly appears on behalf of clients before licensing boards.
Nancy J. Puleo is a partner in the Employment and Litigation Departments of Posternak Blankstein & Lund, LLP. She defends mental health professionals in disciplinary matters pending before state licensing boards.
Approved for 3 CEs for Social Workers. LMHCs applied for.
Early Bird Rates: Non-Members $85 / Members $60
Early bird rates end 10 business days before the program.