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May 13, 2014, 15:46 ET
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Employees prefer helpline or in-person reports of suspected wrongdoing over whistleblower route

 Businesses appear to be reaping the benefits for encouraging their employees to report wrongdoing, according to Helpline Calls and Incident...

Apr 21, 2014, 11:30 ET
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Businesses across the globe to participate in Tenth Annual Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week, May 4 - 10, 2014

Corporate compliance and ethics play a central and critical role in today's business. The Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and the...

Mar 18, 2014, 12:01 ET
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2014 Compliance Institute features SpeedNetworking and SpeedMentoring sessions

Compliance officers often work as the solitary compliance professional within their organization; to broaden their professional support and to...

Mar 06, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Government regulations, enforcement, and compliance are chief issues to be addressed at the 2014 Compliance Institute

Staying abreast of copious new and changing regulations brought about by health care reform, electronic health records, and social media is a chief...

Feb 27, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Additional government enforcement authorities to speak at the 2014 Compliance Institute

On the heels of the U.S. Government's announcement of record-breaking recoveries returned to the Medicare Trust Funds and U.S. Treasury, the Health...

Feb 20, 2014, 12:24 ET
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Compliance career success to be explored at the 2014 Compliance Institute

Successful compliance professionals must possess a wide variety of professional abilities, but fundamental to their success are strong,...

Feb 13, 2014, 13:00 ET

HCCA's 2014 Compliance Institute features Auditing and Monitoring educational track

It's one thing to have a compliance program, but to have a truly effective one, there must be regular auditing and monitoring.  To help health...

Feb 10, 2014, 12:51 ET

Quality of care and compliance a key focus at the 2014 Compliance Institute

The quality of care provided to patients by health care providers is increasingly connected with regulatory compliance. To aid health care...

Jan 30, 2014, 14:54 ET

Compliance Lawyer track added to the 18th Annual HCCA Compliance Institute

March 30-April 2, 2014, San Diego, California Health care lawyers who have experience with compliance programs and the compliance officer role...

Jan 27, 2014, 11:00 ET

Survey reveals more compliance and ethics professionals now have a seat in the C-suite

Majority have a direct report line to the Board or CEO Compliance and ethics officers are now among the high-ranking executives with a seat in...

Jan 23, 2014, 12:00 ET
Jan 15, 2014, 14:13 ET

Retailers are not the only ones with data privacy concerns--health care providers need to manage the risk and protect patient data

12 Privacy and Security sessions offered over four days at the 2014 Compliance Institute March 30 – April 2, 2014, San Diego, California...

Jan 13, 2014, 15:44 ET

HHS Inspector General Daniel Levinson and Chief Counsel to the Inspector General Gregory Demske among the government speakers to address the Compliance Institute in San Diego

March 30 – April 2, 2014, Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA Key federal, state, and local government officials will outline their...

Dec 17, 2013, 13:00 ET

Long-term care compliance is a key focus at the 2014 Compliance Institute

ACA mandates effective compliance programs for nursing facilities; 2014 CI offers LTC Track 18th Annual Compliance Institute, March 30-April...

Dec 11, 2013, 13:15 ET

Preventing Stark and Kickback Violations, Cyber Threats to Protected Health Information among interactive Advanced Discussion Group sessions at the 2014 Compliance Institute

March 30 – April 2, 2014, San Diego, California 10 lively and interactive Advanced Discussion Groups track sessions available Whether...

Dec 03, 2013, 13:47 ET

Physician compliance a key focus at the 18th Annual Compliance Institute

Physician Compliance track to include documentation compliance and the electronic medical record, compliance mistakes small physician practices...

Nov 19, 2013, 11:25 ET

HHS Inspector General Daniel Levinson to deliver keynote address at the HCCA's 18th Annual Compliance Institute

Mach 30 – April 2, 2014, San Diego, California General Session Headliners also include: Michael Josephson, President and Founder, Josephson...

Oct 23, 2013, 10:30 ET

Compliance and ethics continues its steady growth path -- budgets, staff and job security all on the rise

Fifty-two percent of publicly traded companies reported spending increases in compliance and ethics in 2013, with 54 percent expecting an increase...

Oct 02, 2013, 13:09 ET

Indiana Inspector General, David Thomas, CHC Keynote Speaker at the HCCA North Central Regional Conference

Indianapolis Marriott North Hotel, Indianapolis, Indiana, Friday, October 4, 2013 Indiana Inspector General David Thomas, CHC, JD, will...

Aug 16, 2013, 10:00 ET

Health care industry compliance staff comparative compensation reveals a tendency to higher salary for Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC)® certification holders

HCCA 2013 Compliance Staff Salary Survey available online The 2013 Compliance Staff Salary Survey data, just released by the Health Care...