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Presented by Denise Dougherty, MA, SLP
Course: #7752 Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Private Practice is an option for speech pathologists and audiologists, but it is not for everyone! This course identifies questions you must ask yourself and identifies potential pitfalls to consider before you make that decision.
Presented by Rebecca Jarzynski, MS, CCC-SLP
Course: #6714 Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course is part of the 2014 Nancy McKinley Lecture Series. This course will explore various aspects of creating and maintaining a private practice that serves preschool children. Topics covered will include: business planning, marketing, documentation, billing, HIPAA compliance, and networking. A number of resources for starting and maintaining a private practice serving young children will be shared.
Presented by K. Todd Houston, PhD, CCC-SLP, LSLS, Cert AVT
Course: #1033538 Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will address the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and its application within Speech-Language Pathology. Topics addressed will include who and what is covered by HIPAA, administrative safeguards, penalties for non-compliance, and how HIPAA relates to other laws, such as the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HI-TECH) Act. US rules, regulations and laws form the foundation of this course.