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Product Detail

Indiana Mental Health & The Law - 2020
Digital Seminar
$219.99 USD
$99.00 USD
Product Details
Format:
Digital Seminar
Details:
Downloadable/Streaming MP4 Video and MP3 Audio with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
PHYLLIS GARRISON JD, CHP, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
8/24/2020
CE Available:
No, CE credit is not available
Product Code:
POS030385
Objectives
  1. Differentiate between temporary and regular involuntary commitment for treatment and determine the clinician’s role in each.
  2. Explore the legal and ethical considerations for the treatment of minor populations in Indiana with regard to age of consent, confidentiality and custody concerns.
  3. Determine ethical issues related to the use of restraints, seclusion and informed consent.
  4. Articulate the role and responsibilities of the treatment provider as related to duty to warn law in Indiana.
  5. Compare the different requirements for release of protected health information via subpoenas and court orders.
  6. Develop policies on ethical issues such as restraints, seclusion and informed consent.
Outline
VOLUNTARY AND INVOLUNTARY TREATMENT OF MENTALLY ILL INDIVIDUALS
  • Emergency & Immediate Detention
  • Involuntary Commitment (Temporary & Regular)
  • Guardianship, Power of Attorney, Psychiatric Advance Directives
TREATMENT RIGHTS
  • Individual’s Legal Rights
    • Informed Consent
  • Right to Refuse Treatment
  • Restraints & Seclusion
  • Psychotropic Medication Issues
CONFIDENTIALITY
  • Reporting Requirements
    • Child Abuse
    • Vulnerable Adults
    • Duty to Warn
    • Other Reporting
    • Subpoenas/Court Orders
RELEASE OF INFORMATION
  • Mental Health Records
  • Psychotherapy Notes
  • Substance Abuse Records
FERPA
  • Minors
    • HIPAA & HITECH: Privacy & Security Standards 
Author

PHYLLIS GARRISON JD, CHP, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP

Phyllis J. Garrison, JD, CHP, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP is most recently retired as the Privacy Director and a member of the legal staff for Eskenazi Health Indianapolis, Indiana. She has returned to her private legal practice as “Of Counsel” in the Garrison Law Firm, Indianapolis. She previously served as Associate General Counsel for Community Hospitals of Indiana, Inc., and has provided legal services for a number of health care entities both as outside counsel and in-house counsel since 1984. Ms. Garrison has experience with a wide variety of health law issues including regulatory issues, fraud and abuse; EMTLA; anti-trust, nursing liability, medical records documentation; research compliance, mental health; professional licensure issues; HIPAA and medical malpractice. She graduated, magna cum laude , from Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis and holds a BS degree from Ball State University where she graduated summa cum laude.

Ms. Garrison is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association, the American Health Lawyers Association, Who’s Who in American Law, the International Association of Privacy Professionals, the Indiana Security and Privacy Network, and St. Margaret’s Hospital Guild. She is also a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.

Speaker Disclosures:

Speaker Disclosures: Financial: Phyllis Garrison maintains a private legal practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Phyllis Garrison is a member of the Indiana Bar Association.
Continuing Education Credits
CE Credit is not available for this product.
Audience
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Counselors
  • Risk Managers
  • Addiction Professionals
  • Case Managers
  • Nurses