Case scenario assignment. Address each question thoroughly. Cite references using APA format. Correct spelling and grammar are required.
Susan has recently been hired as the HIM Director at a large medical center. She realizes that she has a number of employees whose job duties would allow them to work from home. Because fer boss has asked her for a space reduction proposal, she recognizes the need to implement a work-at-home program for her employees.
1. What steps should Susan take in developing a security program for the employees who will work from home? Tip: Review the AHIMA Practice Brief titled “Safeguards for Remote Access.”
2. Develop a checklist of considerations, along with a list of resources that would facilitate his security program. Tip: Review the Computerworld article about the HIPAA audit recommendations.