OIG General Compliance Program Guidance



In early November 2023, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued compliance program guidance for the third time (the first two being in 1998 and 2005). Compliance programs and healthcare have changed and evolved significantly since that time, and OIG’s guidance takes that evolution into account in this new guidance. From Board oversight to Compliance Committees to risk assessments and everything in between, learn during this presentation what the guidance means for your program and tips for how to incorporate it.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Introduce the United States Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) General Compliance Program Guidance (GCPG) issued November 2023
  • Understand the purpose and application of the GCPG
  • Review the Federal regulations included in GCPG
  • Gain deep understanding of how to use the tools presented
  • Discuss the seven elements and how to apply the GCPG to each
  • Identify the value of links in the GCPG
Areas Covered in the Session:
  • Purpose and application
  • Federal regulations
  • OIG’s 7 elements of a compliance program
    • Policies and procedures
    • Leadership and oversight
    • Training and education
    • Communication
    • Enforcing standards
    • Risk assessment, auditing and monitoring
    • Responding to detected deficiencies
  • Live Q&A session
Recommended participants:
  • Healthcare CEOs, CFOs and COOs
  • Chief Compliance Officers
  • Compliance Analysts and Specialists at Hospitals
  • Home Health Agencies
  • Clinical Laboratories
  • Third Party Medical Billing Companies
  • Durable Medical Equipment Industry
  • Hospice
  • Medicare Advantage Organizations
  • Nursing Facilities
  • Physicians
  • Ambulance Suppliers
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
  • Privacy Officers
  • General Counsel
  • Business Associates
Presenter Biography:

Kim Cunningham is a licensed attorney in South Carolina and Ohio and a Certified Information Privacy Professional (IAPP). Kim has been practicing healthcare compliance with a focus on privacy for more than five years. Kim has worked to use federal compliance guidance documents to perform both effectiveness reviews and gap analyses across a hospital system.

Additional Information:

After registration, You will receive an email with login information and handouts (presentation slides) that you can print and share with all participants at your location.

System Requirement:
  • Internet Speed: Preferably above 1 MBPS
  • Headset: Any decent headset and microphone which can be used to talk and hear clearly
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