Alabama Mental Health and the Law 2014



Wednesday, April 30, 2014
5:00 AM-5:00 AM

Birmingham, AL

Carey McRae and Jennifer Hoover Clark were presenters at the Health Ed seminar Alabama Mental Health & the Law 2014 in Birmingham, Alabama.

Carey is a partner in the Birmingham office and his presentation was entitled "Alabama Law Updates" and explored the following topics:

  • Mandatory & Permissive Reporting of Abuse & Neglect of Minors, Elders & Protected Persons
  • Profession-Specific Issues: Confidentiality/Privilege; Duty to Warn
  • Subpoenas, Court Orders & Other Releases

Jennifer is a partner in the Birmingham office and her presentation was entitled "HIPAA/HITECH Update" and detailed the following topics:

  • The Psychotherapy Notes Exception
  • Individual Rights Under HIPAA: Notice, Access, Amendments & Accounting
  • Health IT Infrastructure & Electronic Health Records
  • Electronic Communication & Mobile Devices