The New World of Data Privacy: Key Strategies to Navigate the Pandemic in the Workplace
Join Akerman LLP for an interactive, virtual roundtable discussion where our cross practice team of panelists will discuss the varying degrees of privacy risks that are now a daily part of pandemic work life.
The pandemic brought with it unique parameters and enhanced technology that employers must navigate while also keeping privacy concerns top of mind. Enhanced technology allows employers to track employees, take temperatures, and store personal health information, but with these technological advances comes enhanced risk for all employers.
Our panelists will discuss:
Benefits and healthcare aspects including:
HIPAA privacy and security topics for group health plans sponsored by employers across all industries
Special privacy, security, and safety considerations for employers' on-site medical clinics or outsourced COVID test administrators
Latest trends in return-to-work policies and procedures
Retirement plan-related insurance coverage best practices that can limit new cybersecurity and cybercrime exposure
Employment aspects including:
Temperature taking of employees upon reentry into the workplace
COVID-19 mandatory disclosure policy upon positive test or known exposure
Policy directive to leave work immediately if COVID-19 symptoms appear
Upon reentry, what to ask, what not to say, what not to share
Privacy and security considerations with contact tracing apps and other electronic surveillance tools
Data privacy and security aspects including:
Privacy by design, including creating a plan to handle issues impacting privacy and cybersecurity and how best to adapt to the circumstances created by COVID-19
The importance of cybersecurity and privacy training in the age of increased cyber attacks
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