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Cary, NC, United States, 2008/09/09 - HCCS (Health Care Compliance Strategies, Inc), the leading provider of online healthcare compliance and competency training, today announced the release of new updated versions of three online multimedia compliance courses.
The courses are the HCCS Professional Compliance, Corporate Compliance and HIPAA for Health Plans online training courses.
The HCCS Professional Compliance course educates physicians, billing staff and other employees on topics which include fraud awareness, coding and documentation, teaching physician rules and referral guidelines. The Corporate Compliance course teaches hospital staff about fraud awareness, compliance risk areas, elements of a compliance program, documentation and hospital coding, billing and reimbursement, illegal provider relationships, patient care risk areas, and other risk areas. The HIPAA Compliance for Health Plans course educates on areas such as HIPAA awareness, privacy, security, electronic transactions, and the enforcement rule.
“Healthcare organizations are continually seeking new ways to improve compliance and training within their organizations,” says Ben Diamond, President of HCCS. “It is important to HCCS that our clients receive the latest in regulatory information to maximize their efforts in compliance and training.”
The updates are designed to keep the courses current with the latest government regulatory information. All HCCS clients receive regular updates to HCCS staff training courses whenever rules, regulations, legal rulings, documents or other information becomes available that impacts course content.
HCCS provides hospitals and healthcare institutions with interactive and engaging online learning and competency solutions that enhance job performance and promote compliance with ethical, legal and accreditation guidelines. HCCS courseware explains regulatory compliance rules and improves patient care by providing unique multimedia compliance training programs for all employees. The courses are a cost-effective way to avoid the risks of fraud and abuse while reducing the costs of employee education. Stressing quality, ethics, performance and behavior, HCCS courseware can help an organization prepare for audits, mitigate excessive fines and reduce exposure to unwanted litigation.
Health Care Compliance Strategies, Inc. (hccs.com) provides up-to-date compliance and competency training courseware and learning systems to hospitals, health plans, teaching facilities, medical schools and other healthcare entities. HCCS programs are used at hundreds of healthcare facilities nationwide, with over one million registered learners. HCCS provides a full library of courses to fulfill the demanding needs of healthcare staff training. The HCCS Healthcare Learning Platform (HLP) is a learning management system and healthcare talent management suite.