Jun 13, 2018
Having a good compliance plan is becoming more essential, not only to meet legal and contractual requirements but also to help ensure efficient operations and financial security. For many managers in healthcare, compliance is still considered a headache, and for some, a source of real anxiety. Noncompliance poses the threat of fines, exclusion from healthcare plans (particularly Medicare), or lengthy audits and investigations that are costly and potentially damaging to reputations. Rather than expending negative energy on external regulations, practices should focus on the positive aspects of successful compliance.