Warren Cook BS, MBA, MS, SHRM-certified of SymbianceHR will be presenting the webinar Risk Management of Employment Practices, on July 24th at 12 noon ET. Here he discusses the ROI of human resources compliance: Historically, HR was viewed as an expense center, and in recent years HR is beginning to be viewed as a valued
Employees that abuse drugs in the workplace cause major disruptions due to their lack of productivity, poor performance, potential for work place injuries and their negative impact on other employees. In developing and enforcing an effective drug testing policy, compliance with applicable federal and state laws should be a high priority to avoid unnecessary legal
Do you know a physician in need of a vacation? Find a coverage solution with fee-for-time compensation arrangements Physicians report a high rate of burnout, so it’s especially important to overcome scheduling challenges and prioritize vacations. In other professions taking a much -needed break might be achieved by simply creating an e-mail autoresponder. However,
Business Associate Agreements are a key component to your compliance program and overall HIPAA compliance. But how do you know which vendors need to sign them? Check out our latest infographic and make sure you are covered!
Kristy Grant-Hart, internationally-recognized compliance and ethics expert and author of How to be a Wildly Effective Compliance Officer and the Wildly STRATEGIC Compliance Officer Workbook, joins us for a webinar on June 5th @12:00:00 ET. Click here to Register! I sometimes feel like no one is listening to me, even though I’m working really
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has been scrutinizing the policies of healthcare providers recently. As the federal agency responsible for enforcing federal employment discrimination laws, healthcare providers with outdated policies and/or practices may find themselves in hot water. Here are the some of the most recent cases the EEOC has initiated: EEOC v.
The False Claims Act and healthcare fraud and abuse are important areas of focus and enforcement for the government. Refresh your knowledge with the fast facts in our latest infographic.
Early this month Uber introduced the launch of Uber Health, a new service that allows healthcare organizations to provide transportation for their patients. Within days, Lyft and Allscripts announced a partnership to allow healthcare providers to schedule patient rides using Allscript’s electronic health record network. The move into Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) services is an
Compliance officers know the importance of developing and offering healthcare compliance and training education for their staff. Regular training reduces risk and reinforces the importance of the overall compliance program. However, with the rapid influx of healthcare compliance changes, there is always an abundant supply of new information. How should a compliance officer stay informed
Workplace discrimination charges in 2017 kept the EEOC busy all throughout the year. View our latest infographic to get the details and learn more about the most common types of discrimination.