Each year, billions of dollars are wasted because of Healthcare Fraud, Waste and Abuse (FWA). Healthcare FWA affects everyone in the United States. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) require annual training for Healthcare providers (HCP). All HCP must be trained to identify the signs of FWA in order to prevent it from occurring in the workplace. This course is designed to satisfy Federal Government CMS requirements in the Healthcare industry. HCP are required to satisfy Federal Government CMS requirements in the Healthcare industry for billing and coding with Fee-For-Service providers.
What you will learn:
Introduction to fraud, waste, and abuse
- What is fraud, waste, and abuse?
- Who can commit fraud, waste, and abuse?
- Federal Civil False Claims Act
- Criminal Health Care Fraud Statute
- Anti-Kickback Statute
- Physician Self-Referral Law
- Civil Monetary Penalties Law
- Exclusion Statute
- Whistleblower Protection Act
Effects in the workplace
- The Office of Inspector General
- Reporting fraud
Course length: 30 minutes.
The information contained in these trainings was derived from publications of CMS, OSHA, OCR, FDA, CDC, NIAID, ATSDR, HHS or WHO (Government Sourced Material). None of the planners, authors or instructors for this activity have any relevant financial relationships to disclose. The Government Sourced Material used by AMC is available for no charge on their associated websites. The use of the Government Sourced Material by AMC does not imply endorsement or recommendation by CMS, OSHA, OCR, FDA, CDC, NIAID, ATSDR, HHS or WHO or by the United States Government, of AMC, its enterprise, its facility, its services or its products. © 2023 American Medical Compliance, no copyright claimed in Government Sourced Material. If you are not completely satisfied with this course within 30 days you will receive a full refund.