Public Notices / Vendors
Public Notice to Ellis Medicine Suppliers
To: Ellis Medicine Partners (Suppliers, Contractors, Vendors, Agents and to their Respective Employees)
Re: Compliance with Fraud and Abuse Laws
The Federal Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 and Section 4 of Chapter 442 of the 2006 Laws of New York (collectively the “Fraud Laws”) require Ellis Medicine to establish and to maintain provider compliance programs that prevent and detect fraud, waste and abuse. It is imperative that Ellis Medicine employees and business partners know and understand the Fraud Laws, specifically, without limitation, provisions dealing with false claims, whistleblower protections and Ellis Medicine policies for detecting and preventing fraud, waste and abuse. Copies of the law and polices can be viewed below in the Public Notices section.
Employees and business partners are required to report any compliance concerns. Reports can be made by the following methods:
• Via the Hospital’s anonymous Fraud and Compliance Hotline 1.888.253.7864
• By calling the Ellis Medicine’s Audit and Compliance Department 518.243.4404
• By faxing a report to 518.243.4668
• Via postal mail to:
Audit and Compliance Department
Attn: Compliance Officer
1101 Nott Street
Schenectady, New York 12308
• By personally visiting the Audit and Compliance Department
If you have any questions about our corporate compliance policies or applicable federal and state laws, please contact the Audit and Compliance Department at 518-243-4404. Thank you.
Ellis Medicine is an active member in HIXNY (Healthcare Information Exchange New York). HIXNY aims to extend the collaborative use of health information technology with other regional medical professionals in a shared effort to improve healthcare delivery. Learn more at http://www.hixny.org/.
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