Compliance Connection
February 2018

Compliance Resource Center is dedicated to keeping you informed on what’s new in the healthcare compliance industry and our suite of solutions. Below you will find important updates, relevant articles, and more.

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Hotline Service Center

Looking to offer your employees an avenue to communicate their concerns and/or potential and actual violations anonymously? CRC specifically designed our Hotline Service Center solution to be an easy and efficient way for your workforce to feel comfortable reporting possible violations. Both our telephonic and web-based reporting systems provide your employees with a safe, reputable way to voice their concerns, which could help stop compliance issues before they get too serious. Visit CRC’s Hotline Service Center page to learn about this cost-effective solution that can help your organization avoid potential whistleblower cases. We also encourage our clients to join us for one of our free online demos. 

For more information about our Hotline Service Center, contact Daniel Peake at (703) 236-9854 | dpeake@complianceresource.com

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Sanction Screening Services

The OIG requires continuous screening of healthcare workforce members to prevent fraud, waste, and abuse from occurring in the workplace. Your organization can easily stay compliant with this requirement by utilizing CRC’s S3 Tool or outsourcing to our skilled team of screening and verification professionals who complete the entire process for you. Learn more about this service by visiting our Sanction Screening Services page or attending one of our free demos.

For more information about our Sanction Screening and Verification Services, contact Daniel Peake at (703) 236-9854 | dpeake@complianceresource.com

Monthly Updates

The following federal and state agencies recently updated their sanction and exclusion data:

Federal Databases

  • DEA
  • DEA ACAD
  • FDA
  • NPI Registry
  • OFAC SDN
  • OIG LEIE
  • GSA SAM

The NPI Registry database was updated on January 30, 2018. The DEA ACAD database was updated on January 26, 2018. The OFAC SDN, OIG LEIE, and GSA SAM databases were updated on January 25, 2018. The DEA and FDA databases were updated on January 22, 2018.

State Databases

  • AL
  • AR
  • CA
  • CT
  • FL
  • GA
  • IA
  • IL
  • IN
  • LA
  • MA
  • MD
  • ME
  • MI
  • MN
  • MS
  • NC
  • ND
  • NE
  • NJ
  • NV
  • NY
  • OH
  • PA
  • SC
  • TX
  • VT
  • WY

 

 

 

The GA, PA, SC, and WY state databases were updated on January 30, 2018. The following state databases were updated on January 29, 2018: IA, MN, MS, NE, NV, and TX. The IN and MD state database was updated on January 26, 2018. The ME state database was updated on January 25, 2018. The following state databases were updated on January 24, 2018: CA, MI, NC, ND, NJ, and NY. The MA, OH, and VT state databases were updated on January 23, 2018. The FL, IL, and LA state databases were updated on January 22, 2018. The AL, AR, and CT state databases were updated on January 19, 2018.

Stay aware of additional updates throughout the month by checking What’s New” in the S3 section of our website.

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Compliance Survey Center

Follow the OIG’s recommendation and use surveys to measure your compliance program’s effectiveness. CRC’s Compliance Knowledge Survey and Compliance Culture Survey provide organizations with a convenient and anonymous way to diagnose strengths and weaknesses of the compliance program. We also benchmark your results against other organizations who have used our surveys, which helps you gauge where your program stands in comparison. CRC has had a total of 45,902 participants complete our Compliance Knowledge Survey. Help us further increase this number by visiting the Compliance Survey Center page to sign up for your survey today.

For more information about our Compliance Survey Center, contact Daniel Peake at (703) 236-9854 | dpeake@complianceresource.com

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Policy Resource Center

Enjoy the ease of downloading policy and compliance documents in a matter of seconds using our Policy Resource Center. You can also customize these documents to fit your organization’s needs and educate your employees on company protocols. You can search for our documents under their respective categories or you can conduct a “Recent Policy” search. If you’re looking for a specific document and can’t find it, please submit a request for development to our team at support@ComplianceResource.com. Visit the Policy Resource Center page to learn more and register for a free demo today.

For more information about our Policy Resource Center, contact Daniel Peake at (703) 236-9854 | dpeake@complianceresource.com

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Training Center

E-learning is the latest approach to training your workforce on compliance-related areas. This approach permits employees to access an online training program at a time most convenient to them. CRC has developed our Training Center solution to address all aspects of the challenges associated with getting employees to understand your compliance program. Our Training Center offers up-to-date materials to conduct comprehensive online training about your compliance program and other high-risk areas unique to your organization. Visit the Training Center page to learn more about this resource.

For more information about our Training Center, contact Daniel Peake at (703) 236-9854 | dpeake@complianceresource.com

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