Introduction to Corporate Compliance Programs

Introduction to Corporate Compliance Programs 

This HCN Webinar Series lays the foundation for the development, implementation, maintenance and evaluation of a hospice’s corporate compliance program. Topics covered include: History and current status of corporate compliance for hospices, The OIG and corporate compliance, Overview of the required elements of a corporate compliance program, Hallmarks of an effective corporate compliance program.

$22.50

Hours: 1.50
REL-PAC-WB-ICCP

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (9 Match)

California Board of Registered Nursing

1.5 HOURS


Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 13791

Nurses will receive 1.50 contact hours for participating in this course.

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

1.5 HOURS


DC-RN -- District of Columbia Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education program (CE Provider #50-290).

Nurses will receive 1.50 contact hours for participating in this course.

Florida Board of Nursing

1.5 HOURS


Florida Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 1.50 contact hours for participating in this course.

American Nurses Credentialing Center

1.5 HOURS


Relias, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses will receive 1.50 contact hours for participating in this course.

Georgia Board of Nursing

1.5 HOURS


Georgia Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 1.50 contact hours for participating in this course.

South Carolina Board of Nursing

1.5 HOURS


This program was approved by the South Carolina Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education Program (CE provider #50-290) CE Broker Course # 20-[Custom_Code]

West Virginia Board of Registered Nursing

1.5 HOURS


New Mexico Board of Nursing

1.5 HOURS


New Mexico Board of Nursing (CEBroker Provider # 50-290)

This course awards 1.50 contact hours upon successful completion.

Arkansas State Board of Nursing

1.5 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-WB-ICCP
Hours: 1.5
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 6/30/2022
Learning Objectives:
Describe the current status of corporate compliance in relation to the Affordable Care Act.
Explain the relationship between the Federal Sentencing Guidelines and the corporate compliance program guidance for various healthcare entities issued by the OIG.
List the required elements of a corporate compliance program.
Name four hallmarks of an effective corporate compliance program.

Outline:
Objectives

Agenda

Introduction

What is a corporate compliance program

Why this is so important

History/background

OIG’s compliance guidance

More recent development

Mandatory or voluntary?

Affordable care Act

Affordable care Act (Cont.)

While we wait…

Available Resources

Office of OIG

The Required Elements

Required Elements

Required Elements: Prevention

Standards of Conduct

Policies and procedures

compliance officer

Non-hiring/retentions

Education and Training

Required elements: Detection

Reporting mechanism

auditing and monitoring

required elements: Correction

Discipline/enforcement

Response/Corrective Action

Policies and Procedures

Compliance officer

non-hiring/retention

Education and training

Required elements: Detection

Reporting mechanism

Auditing and monitoring

Required elements: Correction

Discipline/Enforcement

Response/corrective action

The importance of effectiveness

Some hallmarks of effectiveness

More hallmarks

Weatherbee web

Weatherbee web

Questions

Instructor: Heather P. Wilson, PhD
Dr. Heather Wilson is the founder and former co-owner of Weatherbee Resources, Inc., and the former CEO and co-owner of the Hospice Education Network, Inc. She is the author or co-author of numerous hospice regulatory manuals including The HIPAA Privacy Rule: Compliance Resources for Hospices and The HIPAA Security Rule, Compliance Resources for Hospice, CoPs in a Book, and The QAPI Requirements: Resources for Hospice Programs. Dr. Wilson has expertise in assisting hospice programs with compliance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation, developing corporate compliance programs and meeting the HIPAA regulations. She has a Ph.D. in Pastoral Psychology from Boston University. Disclosure: Heather P. Wilson, PhD has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Nurses; in the following settings: Hospice, Palliative Care.
Relias will be transparent in disclosing if any commercial support, sponsorship or co-providership is present prior to the learner completing the course.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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All courses offered by Relias, LLC are developed from a foundation of diversity, inclusiveness, and a multicultural perspective. Knowledge, values and awareness related to cultural competency are infused throughout the course content.
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All characteristics and organizations referenced in the following training are fictional. Any resemblance to any actual organizations or persons living or dead, is purely coincidental.
To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
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