Vanta HIPAA Training

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Vanta offers HIPAA training developed by our in-house team of security, privacy, and compliance experts to help ensure your employees learn about important and required HIPAA principles in a way that nurtures a positive and strong culture of security and privacy.


Vanta‚Äôs HIPAA training is housed directly within the Vanta platform, so your employees can view and complete the videos without leaving the Vanta onboarding page! Employees will see the training video on their onboarding page and will be required to watch it in its entirety. Once watched and submitted, it automatically marks the task as complete.  



HIPAA topics covered

  • HIPAA overview
  • Key HIPAA definitions
    • Covered entities and business associates
    • Business Associate Agreement
  • Personally Identifiable Information (PII)
  • Protected Health Information (PHI)
  • HIPAA Patient Rights
  • HIPAA Privacy Rule
  • Threats to patient data
  • Securing patient data and sensitive information
    • How to protect PII and PHI
    • Verification and confirming authorization
    • Security best practices
    • Removable media
    • Data handling policies
  • Reporting potential incidents
  • HIPAA violations and consequences


Setting up HIPAA Training

  • From the left-hand panel, select People
  • Choose the Checklists option, and select Settings


  • Activate HIPAA training from the onboarding tasks section 


Note that email reminders to your employees to complete training modules will be based on your current SLA for onboarding tasks. 

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