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Archive July 2020

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First, Do No Harm

The following article is about personal and professional obligations to prevent harm to patients. 

Please do not hesitate to contact us with comments, questions, or requests for additional information.

Elizabeth
(877) 871-4062
ElizabethHogue@ElizabethHogue.net 
 

Practical Reasons to Develop and Maintain Fraud and Abuse Compliance Programs

The following article is about practical reasons to develop and maintain Fraud and Abuse Compliance Programs.  

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Elizabeth
(877) 871-4062
ElizabethHogue@ElizabethHogue.net 
 

Provider Relief Funds: Potential Enforcement Action for False Claims

The following article is about potential liability under the False Claims Act based on receipt of funds from the Provider Relief Fund. 

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Elizabeth
 
(877) 871-4062
ElizabethHogue@ElizabethHogue.net 

Interim Leaders Serve as Safety Net During COVID Crisis by Julie Rupenski, President & CEO, MedBest

The need for Senior Living interim leadership has been skyrocketing due to the COVID crisis combined with the ongoing talent shortage that has challenged the industry for years. Because of this talent gap, Interim executives are in high-demand and considered safeguards when it comes to maintaining leadership stability and organizational success.

Wound Care: Legal Issues for Providers

The following article is about liability for wound care.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with comments, questions, or requests for additional information.
Elizabeth
(877) 871-4062
ElizabethHogue@ElizabethHogue.net 
 

CDC Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Resource page from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Upcoming VALA Webinars

VALA is proud to offer upcoming webinars for assisted living administrators, regional staff members, caregivers, nurses, and other staff members. The webinars will offer a variety of continuing education credits dependent upon the topics (i.e. NAB, Nursing, Social Work). Many of the webinars are held live with the ability of participants to interact with the presenter during the webinar.