Healthcare Compliance: Providers Must Use Plans They Have in Place Print
Written by Jacqueline Bain, Florida Healthcare Law Firm   
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 00:00

In 2015, Assistant Attorney General Leslie Caldwell spoke publicly about the importance for every healthcare provider to not only have a compliance program on its shelf, but also being sure that the compliance program is "tailored to the unique needs, risks and structure of each business or industry." Assistant Attorney General Caldwell explained, "the adequacy of a compliance program is a factor when [the DOJ] decide[s] how and whether to prosecute a company.  The lack or insufficiency of a compliance program can have real consequences for a company when a violation of law is discovered."

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