A Practical Guide to Creating and Maintaining a Compliance Program for Urgent Care Practices
1 hour Audio and Power Point Presentation
Recorded April 19, 2016
Understand the importance of creating and maintaining an effective compliance program. Discussion focuses on best practices, frequent pitfalls, and the seven essential elements of compliance programs.
•Recite why a compliance program is important for a healthcare provider of any size
•Demonstrate the ability to create and maintain a compliance program that incorporates the seven essential elements and risk assessment process
•Implement and incorporate best practices into a compliance program
•Navigate HIPAA/privacy, billing/coding, and policy and procedure pitfalls and operationalize each into a compliance program
•Establish an appropriate and scalable compliance program and reporting strucuture in your organization
Faculty Bio: Stephen Sonnenfeldt-Goddard, MPA, CHC, CHPC, CHRC
Stephen Sonnenfeldt-Goddard has over 7 years of experience in healthcare compliance and privacy. Stephen has worked in a variety of healthcare organizations, including physician practice, multihospital health systems, and academic medical centers. Prior to joining GoHealth, Stephen worked at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta where he was Regulatory Compliance Manager responsible for the day-to-day compliance for all hospitals and medical groups. Stephen holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration, both from Kennesaw State University. He is also certified in healthcare, privacy, and research compliance.
The Urgent Care Association of America designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education. Credit for this course is good for 1 year after purchase.
Urgent Care Management Certificate
Earn 1 UCMC credit in Legal & Regulatory by listening to this recorded session.
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