Breaking the Code to Healthcare Compliance: Resource Guide

January 16, 2013


ST LOUIS, January 11, 2013–Breaking the Code to Healthcare Compliance: Resource Guide, an easy-to-use and practical guide to understanding a complex and confounding topic in the healthcare meeting industry: the who, what, where, and how of healthcare meeting regulations and laws, featuring the Physician Payments Sunshine Act.

Simple, targeted, and geared to a ground-level interpretation of U.S. and global healthcare compliance regulations, codes, mandates, and laws, this book is written for professionals working in the healthcare industry.  Whether for a physician, manufacturer, GPO, POD, or a meeting planner or supplier, the basics needed to plan, execute and report are included in this helpful guide.

This 130-page trade paperback is the latest work of Pat Schaumann, CMP, CSEP, DMCP, a leader in the meeting management and healthcare meetings industry. She is the president of Meeting IQ and founder of the International Medical Meeting Professionals Association (IMMPA). Her book, The Successful Guide to Destination Management, is used in over 200 universities.

Contents include the first-ever glossary of terms relevant to the medical meeting industry and a complete global reference list of all 196 countries that will prove to be invaluable in planning meetings abroad. Other topics include The Facts at a Glance, Timeline of the Physician Payments Sunshine Act, Global and U.S. Compliance and Regulations, and FAQs.

Breaking the Code to Healthcare Compliance: Resource Guide, published by Publishing Concepts, L.L.C., is available on Quantity discounts are offered to groups and organizations.  For more information, call 314.781.8880 ext. 108.

Contact Jacqueline Ogina
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