Hsa 546 Week 4

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week 9 DQ HSA 546: Physician's Practice Management: "Designing and Implementing an Effective Compliance Plan” The Office of Inspector General (OIG) has established a set of guidelines (e.g., auditing, monitoring, internal controls, sampling, due diligence, and standards of organizational and employee behavior, etc. Page 508 of the textbook) that physician practices should follow when creating a compliance plan. State an opinion as to which OIG guideline would be the single most significant aspect of a compliance plan for a small practice. Provide a rationale for your response. The advancement of these types of compliance plan guidance’s is established on our trust that a health care professional can use internally restraint to more proficiently observe adherence to appropriate decrees, regulations and plan requirements. Foundations for an Effective Compliance Program: This compliance guidance for physician practices includes features that the OIG has persisted to be the foundation for an effective compliance program: • written policies, procedures, and standards of conduct; • Designating a compliance officer and compliance committee; • successful training and education; • successful lines of communication; •…show more content…
The terminology (i.e., Federal health care programs) contains any program that provides medical benefits, even if directly, by means of insurance, that is paid directly, in full or in part, by the US Government (i.e., Through programs such as Medicare, Federal Employees Health Benefits Act, Federal Employees’ Compensation Act, the Longshore and Harbor Worker’s Compensation Act) or any State health plan (e.g., Medicaid, or a program receiving funds from block grants for social service plan requirements. Guidelines, an industry should have
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