Podcast — Compliance
Waterline Safety - AMANDA HILL, RDH, BSDH
Amanda Hill RDH, BSDH has been a dental hygienist for over 26 years. When she took her annual infection control training in 2017, the speaker covered waterlines. She never knew that she had to do more than flush her waterlines. No one else in her dental office knew that they were supposed to do more. Her practice failed their first water test, badly. So Amanda dug in and got them to pass their water testing. Then she started offering to help other dental offices. In this episode, Amanda shares her expertise and we have a deep discussion about...
Diving Deeper into the COVID-19 Rule Expiration
In our last episode, we talked about how the Texas State Board allowed their COVID-19 rules to expire. We think it’s a good thing! But a lot of dentists are not happy about it. So in this episode of Talking with the Toothcop, Andrea and I dive a little deeper into the topic. We’ll share why we think it’s a good thing and what dentists can do moving forward. Outline of This Episode [2:51] The feedback on the COVID-19 rule expiration [5:22] You can continue what you were doing [8:10] Dentists are encouraged to follow CDC guidelines [11:00] Let us...
Where Are You Rusty in Your Dental Practice?
- Tags: compliance, dental compliance, HIPAA, Medicaid, medical emergency, OSHA, podcast, radiology
The OIG’s Focus on Compliance [CIAs Part II]
- Tags: CIA, Compliance, corporate integrity agreement, dental compliance, HIPAA, medicaid, Podcast, Recordkeeping, Risk management
How A Compliance Program Can Save Your Bacon
This episode is the beginning of a series about corporate integrity agreements. One of the important elements that is part of a corporate integrity agreement is implementing a compliance program. Why is it so important to have a compliance program? What should it consist of? How can a compliance program save your practice? Find out in this episode of Talking with the Toothcop! Outline of This Episode [2:40] Corporate integrity agreements [4:41] Compliance program guidelines [6:48] Why you want to implement a compliance program What is a corporate integrity agreement (CIA)? A corporate integrity agreement addresses a specific issue while...
- Tags: CIA, compliance, corporate integrity agreement, HIPAA, medicaid, podcast