This webinar will discuss a civil rights law applicable to all health care providers that addresses nondiscrimination, required signs and notices, interpreters, and more under Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act. This program will discuss case law regarding several issues important to hospitals and the recent federal register, with changes made by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) to comply with these updates. The final changes made by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to the hospital Conditions of Participation, which discuss this law under the Hospital Improvement Rule, will also be addressed.
Target Audience: Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Medical Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, Compliance Officer, Joint Commission Coordinator, Quality Improvement Personnel, Risk Manager, and Legal Counsel
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click here: Complying with OCR Section 1557