New York, NY (PressExposure) June 16, 2009 -- The Edcomm Group Bankerâs Academy has made immediate updates to its Credit Union Human Resources (HR) Compliance training program to include new aspects of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The HIPPAA topic in Focus on HR Compliance for Credit Unions has also been updated to include this new information as part of Edcomm Bankerâs Academyâs commitment to providing its clients with the most up-to-date, accurate information.
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, also known as the Stimulus Package, now places the same security requirements on business associates as covered entities. The Act now requires notification of security breaches in which protected health information is exposed. The updates were signed into law on February 17, 2009, and will become effective on February 17, 2010.
Focus on HR Compliance for Credit Unions, from Edcomm Bankerâs Academy, covers all areas of HR Compliance at a Credit Union, including Ethics and Code of Conduct, Conflicts of Interest, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Harassment and Discrimination, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), COBRA, as well as other laws and regulations from OSHA, EEOC and OFCCP.
For more information about programs like this, or to find out how The Edcomm Group Bankerâs Academy can customize any training program, log onto http://www.bankersacademy.com or call +1.212.631.9400.
The Edcomm Group Bankerâs Academy is a 22-year-old multimedia education and communication consulting firm specializing in the development of creative business solutions that improve productivity, customer service and market share - providing bottom-line results. The Edcomm Group Bankerâs Academy has had the privilege of assisting many distinguished clients with business solutions in the form of eLearning programs, classroom instruction, multimedia production and online and print based documentation. Edcomm Banker's Academy offers many off-the-shelf and customized courses such as Teller Training, Compliance Training and Systems Training specifically designed for Banks, Credit Unions and Money Services Businesses (MSBs).
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