Posts Tagged ‘policies and procedures’
Medicare Communications & Marketing Guidelines (MCMG)—CMS Updates Warrant a Thorough Review
Last month, CMS published a new MCMG, and it looks quite different! Not only is it much shorter, 51 pages compared to the previous 84 pages, it now has CFR references for all sections. Upon review, CMS has removed several details, seemingly anything without a CFR reference which accounts for the slimmed-down version, and it…Read More
Are Your Policies and Procedures Audit-Ready?
Policies and procedures are essential tools for any organization. By clearly articulating the requirements established by external oversight bodies and internal standards, they are an effective control to support consistency, accountability, and compliance. To be effective, policies and procedures should be: Designed as tools that help employees make decisions related to their assigned tasks/responsibilities; Clear,…Read More