HCA Holdings, Inc
HCA, a Fortune 100 company with more than 200,000 employees, is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, operating over 170 locally managed hospitals and over 100 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom. With its founding in 1968, HCA created a new model for hospital care in the United States, using combined resources to strengthen hospitals, deliver patient-focused care and improve the practice of medicine. HCA is a learning healthcare system that uses more than 27 million annual patient encounters to advance science, improve patient care and save lives. HCA has been named one of the world's most ethical companies for eight years in a row. At HCA, we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life.
Supports the Director, Ethics and Compliance Program Assessment, in ensuring that facility Ethics & Compliance Officers (ECOs) understand and adequately discharge their responsibilities in implementing the Ethics & Compliance Program. Visits facilities to assess compliance program by interviewing key personnel involved in compliance areas and by reviewing documentation related to program implementation. Identifies significant compliance risk and facilitates actions necessary to mitigate those risks. Prepares written reports of findings and tracks trends across facility lines.
Visits facilities to interview key management personnel as a method of measuring the degree of implementation of the Ethics & Compliance Program at the facility level. Identifies compliance processes in place at facility and performs transaction testing to ensure that expected outcomes are realized. Coordinates planning of visits with Internal Audit and other Corporate departments to ensure that review responsibilities do not overlap. Maintains current working knowledge of healthcare compliance high-risk areas and measures compliance in these high-risk areas at the facility level. Prepares written reports that document the purpose and results of facility visits along with perceived program weaknesses and recommendations for improvement. Periodically prepares reports that indicate trends among facilities that indicate corrective actions are required. Monitors actions by facility ECOs to ensure suggested corrective actions are implemented. Conducts oral briefings to the Ethics & Compliance Department staff when requested. Identifies risks and develops methods of assessing risks. Performs other duties as assigned.
HCA Holdings, Inc
Website : http://hcahealthcare.com
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA. HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Building on the foundation provided by our Mission & Values, HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we give them by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality. Investing in our communities is important to us. HCA typically invests about $1.5 billion annually to keep our facilities modern and up-to-date technologically and to expand and add services where needed. Focusing primarily on communities where the company is a leading healthcare provider, HCA selectively adds new facilities in order to better serve our communities. And because two HCA founders were physicians, we value highly the strong relationships we've created with local physicians. We endeavor to provide them with a wide array of services and modern facilities in order to help them deliver the best possible care.