Compliance Program Overview
CūtisCare™ is committed to standing behind its Compliance Program as a driving force to patient care and to its business operations. It is our belief that the Board, management team, employees and contractors shall use these internal controls to more efficiently monitor and adhere to applicable statutes, regulations and Compliance Program requirements. The Compliance Program and Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice are tools to help all those conducting business on behalf of CūtisCare™, CūtisCare™ employees, and Board of Directors, comply with the laws and regulations affecting our business.
CūtisCare’s™ Compliance Program consists of the following Seven Fundamental Elements:
- Implementing written policies, procedures and standards of conduct.
- Designating a compliance officer and compliance committee.
- Conducting effective training and education.
- Developing effective lines of communication.
- Conducting internal monitoring and auditing.
- Enforcing standards through well-publicized disciplinary guidelines.
- Responding promptly to detected offenses and undertaking corrective action.
CūtisCare’s™ Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice serve as the basis for creating our culture of compliance for all parties conducting business for and with CūtisCare™. It is our basic commitment to comply with federal, state and local applicable rules and regulations applicable to healthcare and our practices. The importance of this Code cannot be overstated.
CūtisCare™ professionals are committed to the standards of conduct rooted in commitment, confidentiality and relationships; committed to patient care; and maintaining business and professional integrity. CūtisCare™ professionals recognize accountability and obligation to all persons and customers served: patients, physicians, client employees, and other healthcare professionals as well as the public. It is expected that CūtisCare™ professionals promote the dignity of the health care profession and are committed to conducting their activities as professionals with honesty, integrity and accountability, respecting all laws and refusing to participate in or conceal any unethical, false, fraudulent or deceptive activity.