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Legal Issues
There are many laws that govern health care as we know it today. Information regarding those legal issues, including our record retention guide, can be found in this section.
A compliance program describes the hospital's expectations for its directors, officers and employees. It provides guidance on dealing with compliance issues that may arise in the daily course of business. Topics and documents that may be included in a compliance program include compliance training and education, sanctions for non-compliance with standards, responding to offenses, monitoring and auditing compliance, a code of conduct, a conflict of interest policy and a conflict of interest disclosure statement.
This symposium is designed for senior-level administrators, hospital trustees and other interested in rural health issues. For more information, contact the KHA Education Department at (785) 233-7436 or mwilley@kha-net.org.
Attendees will gain awareness of the impact of the prescription drug and opioid crisis in our state, be able to identify the effect of opioids on the brain and body, explore evidence-based strategies for prescription drug and opioid misuse prevention and treatment, including best practices for opioid prescribing, and engage in meaningful dialogue with other professionals across the state of Kansas.
For more information, contact Ronni Anderson at (785) 233-7436 or kanderson@khsc.org.
For more information on this event, contact the KHA Education Department at (785) 233-7436 or hfinch@kha-net.org.
For more information regarding this meeting, contact Dee Dee Dewell, Director, CAH Networks Outreach Services, Via Christi Health, Inc., at DeeDee.Dewell@ascension.org or (316) 858-4988.