Seattle, WA 98195-8049
Seattle, WA 98195-8049
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UW Medicine Compliance presents the first of many compliance-related FAQs. Below you will find a link to our first FAQ covering Use of Institutional Resources. This FAQ will provide you helpful information on how to navigate the rules regarding appropriate use of institutional resources; and, includes examples to help you understand permissible and acceptable uses of institutional resources.
Click here or copy and paste the link in your browser to learn more.
UW Medicine Compliance reminds you about the responsibility of texting or emailing patients. Please read a text conversation between a clinician and compliance analyst to learn more.
Reference: UW Medicine Policy PP 22: Rights to Request Additional Privacy Protection for Protected Health Information
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The UW Medicine Compliance Hotline is provided to assist individuals in UW Medicine in complying with the federal and state laws, regulations, and institutional policies that impact our work. Questions are addressed and information can be obtained about compliance related issues or concerns that may be affecting work at UW Medicine.
Today's healthcare industry is facing pressure to increase accountability for its actions like never before, and increased regulation requires greater operational safeguards. Integrating regulatory compliance, standards of conduct, and ethical business practices is essential to short- and long-term success. As a physician, claims manager, executive leader, attorney, nurse, or other healthcare professional, we are all faced with, and accountable for, regulatory compliance.
This certificate program, offered by UW Professional and Continuing Education, provides critical resources to all healthcare workers, helping them to carry out their responsibilities to their patients, peers and communities in an informed, ethical, and responsible way.
For a complete description of the Healthcare Regulatory Compliance certificate program, requirements and offerings, please visit UW Professional and Continuing Education website that explains the HRC certificate in more detail.