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Dec 17, 2014, 11:30 ET
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HCCA adds Internal Audit track to 2015 Compliance Institute agenda

A new educational track – Internal Audit – has been added to the 2015 Compliance Institute agenda, the Health Care Compliance...

Nov 01, 2014, 09:00 ET
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SCCE and HCCA announces 2014-2015 Executive Committee and newly elected Members of the Board of Directors

 Today, the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) announced the 2014-2015...

Oct 09, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Compliance opportunity missed by many businesses, according to SCCE and HCCA exit interview survey

By not tracking or sharing exit interview data a large majority of organizations appear to missing a key opportunity to learn of potential risk...

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...