HP: Compliance Program General Session

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) guidance promotes Compliance Programs for all healthcare organizations. This course is designed to fulfill the OIG and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) requirement for a general training session on effective Compliance Programs. Topics in this course include: Definitions, Core Elements, Standards and Leadership, Training, Communication, Disciplinary Standards, and Monitoring and Responding to Compliance Issues. After completing this course, learners will be able to recognize the elements of an effective Compliance Program, FWA laws, and the resources available for compliance with government regulations.

After this course learners will be able to identify the reasons for implementing a compliance program. identify the seven essential elements that make up an effective compliance program. recognize the legal implications of a compliance program, including fraud, waste and abuse (fwa) laws that protect government funded programs. identify how to participate in your compliance program and how to access resources which provide additional information on these government requirements.