Seminar 1: Privacy & Information Security Awareness (POPI compliance) in the Healthcare Practice


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When & Where: Durbanville – Saturday, 21 April 2018; 9h00 – 12h30 (also in all other provinces on later dates)

We focus on PEOPLE, not the technology.

Why: It is a Legal and ethical requirement. See

  • par 2.3 of the ICD-10 National Task Team’s Report:  “Employees of all role players in the health care industry should be trained on the legal and ethical requirements of the protection of personal health information.”(2007)
  • HPCSA Booklet 5: Confidentiality: Protecting and Providing Information: “this means that employees such as clerks and receptionists must also be trained to respect the confidentiality of patients when dealing with personal information.”
  • POPI Act because it is an international standard.

Whom: All staff working in the office of a general practitioner, specialist, physiotherapist, psychologist, optometrist, etc. practice. Third party vendors delivering services to healthcare practitioners registered with the HPCSA, for example IT Consultants and Technicians, Practice Management Software Contractors, Staff from Accounting and Debt Bureaux’s, etc.

Seminar 2: Practice Receptionist / Front Office Professional Behaviour, Ethics & the Law in 2018. Details here
When & Where: Durbanville – Thursday, 19 April 2018; 9h00 – 16h00 (also in all other provinces on later dates)

Why: Focus on general legal and ethical compliance, professional behavior, interpersonal skills and improvement of the patient experience.

Whom: All staff working in the front office of a general practitioner, specialist, physiotherapist, psychologist, optometrist, etc. practice. Practice Managers are welcome.

Seminar 3: Making Sense of the PAIA and POPI Act in the Healthcare Practice. Details here
When & Where: Durbanville – Friday, 20 April 2018; 9h00 – 16h00 (also in all other provinces on later dates)

Why: Get a good understanding of the version of the POPI and PAIA Act that has been signed into law..

Whom: Practice Managers, Information Officers, staff that must help implementing POPI principles in the practice.

Workshop 1: Creating a Privacy Compliance Management Framework for the Healthcare Practice (2-day practical workshop). Details here
When & Where: Durbanville – 14 & 15 June 2018; 9h00 – 16h00 (also in Pretoria)

Why: Have you ever been to a workshop and found yourself simply being talked at?

  • This workshop is different.
  • Our aim is simple: To help you customize the templates in our Go Pixel’s POPI Compliance Documentation Toolkit for your own organisation.
  • Ensure that your organisation is ready and compliant for POPI and PAIA.
  • REMEMBER:
    • This workshop builds on our initial POPI seminar: Making Sense of POPI for the Healthcare Practice.
    • It is suitable for those who are involved in the preparation of POPI / PAIA documentation, whether you are about to start drafting, or have already begun work on your documents but have not yet finalised them.
Whom:
This workshop is ideal for employees tasked with the responsibility for ensuring a company’s information protection requirements are met.

  • Information Officers and Deputy Information Officers
  • Practice Managers
  • Owners of Accounting / Debt Bureaux’s
  • Owners of companies delivering services to healthcare practices.
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