Healthcare Compliance Fundamentals for Clinic Providers and Staff

The course will take approximately 45 minutes to complete. Learners will be required to pass a post-assessment with 80% and complete an evaluation.

Target Audience

This online course is open only to DMU faculty, staff, and students. If you do not have the authorization to access the course, your enrollment will be deleted.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize key compliance risk areas in today's clinical practice.
  • Explain fraud and abuse in the health care system.
  • Define the main causes of improper payments to providers from Medicare and other insurers.
  • Describe DMU’s compliance program, methods for reporting concerns, and non-retaliation policy. 

Speaker

Linden, Erika-39594

Erika Linden, CHC
Chief Compliance Officer & Title IX Coordinator, Des Moines University

Relevant to the content of this educational activity, Ms. Linden does not have a relationship with any ineligible companies to disclose.


Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Date of original release: October 24, 2015
Most recent review/update: March 5, 2022
Termination date: December 31, 2024

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 0.75 AOA Category 1­B
  • 0.75 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 0.75 CPME
Course opens: 
03/05/2022
Course expires: 
12/31/2024
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Accreditation Statements

  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this activity for a maximum of 0.75 AOA Category 1-B credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.
  • DPM: Des Moines University (DMU) is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. DMU has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.75 continuing education contact hours.
  • MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS). Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this enduring materials activity for 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Other Healthcare Professionals: This enduring materials activity is designated for 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Educational Grants

No ineligible company provided financial support for this continuing education activity. 

DISCLOSURE

The planning committee member(s) and speaker(s) will disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content and the selection of speakers is the responsibility of the activity director. 

DISCLAIMER

The information provided at this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 0.75 AOA Category 1­B
  • 0.75 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 0.75 CPME

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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This online course is open only to DMU faculty, staff, and students. If you do not have the authorization to access the course, your enrollment will be deleted.