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Unformatted text preview: compliance program. These benefits include: The development of effective internal procedures to ensure compliance with regulations, payment policies and coding rules: Improved medical record documentation; Improved education for Practice employees; Reduction in denial of claims; More streamlined Practice operations through better communication and more comprehensive policies; The avoidance of potential liability arising from noncompliance; and, Reduced exposure to penalties. Medical compliance Plans, if adhered can and will limit liability risk because they encourage professional to stay within the guidelines for "acceptable standards of care". I believe reasonable but not a cure-all to totally avoid a malpractice lawsuit for the death or injury caused due to actions or inactions of medical professionals....
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