OIG Guidance for Health-Care Boards Reflects Collaboration, Oversight Expectations

Overview


Michael Peregrine called new HHS guidance for healthcare boards on director oversight of compliance programs “limited in its ability to address the more complex issues … because it seeks to address a broad cross section of health care providers.” However, Mr. Peregrine added that the guidance “does serve as a valuable reminder of the board’s critical compliance oversight obligation,” which he called “a very hot topic.’’