TITLE

Above reproach: Developing a comprehensive ethics and compliance program

AUTHOR(S)
Yuspeh, Alan; Whalen, Kathleen
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Winter99, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the benefits of a comprehensive ethics and compliance program for healthcare organizations in the United States. Strategies for maintaining feasibility despite government and public scrutiny; Establishment of standards of conduct by healthcare providers; Presentation of elements of the model guidance of a compliance program.
ACCESSION #
2626160

 

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