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The Importance of Compliance Programs in Ambulatory Surgery Centers

The purpose of a compliance program is to reduce the risk of misconduct in your ambulatory surgery center.

This course will teach you how to do your part to:

  • Support the compliance program
  • Reduce the risk of misconduct

You will learn about:

  • The consequences of misconduct
  • The laws and regulations that ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) must follow
  • How a compliance program works

Courseware Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • List key laws and regulations for the healthcare industry.
  • Recognize the features of each law and the penalties for violating each.
  • Recognize the benefits of a compliance program. List the parts of an effective compliance program. Recognize the role of each part of a compliance program.