Compliance is a hot-button topic for all healthcare providers, including rehab therapists. After all, non-compliance can cause serious problems from a revenue standpoint as well as a reputation one. Unfortunately, compliance in the healthcare sector is often a moving target as regulations are ever-changing and ever-increasing. That’s why every rehab professional must not only understand the current compliance landscape, but also have a plan in place to ensure all claims are compliant—all the time.
To that end, this course provides attendees with a history of government enforcement of false claims—with a focus on investigation and prosecution of rehabilitation providers. Additionally, this course defines the requirements of implementing a compliance program to reduce false or improper claims and outlines the seven elements of an effective compliance program.
- Recognize industry-specific risks of false claims enforcement.
- Identify government agencies enforcing healthcare fraud regulations.
- Describe the seven elements of an effective compliance program.