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Reputational Risk

The current environment in health care is influenced by educated and connected consumers.  Word of mouth is being eclipsed by online reviews.  Headlines about insurance fraud, abuse, and waste (see #30reps) are also threats to the reputation of our profession. CPA’s advocacy work can be hampered ...
TOPICS #30REPS #30REPS2017 ethics fraud abuse waste 30 reps advocacy

REP 2 - Fraud, abuse and waste

March 2, 2017
When thinking about protecting the reputation of the physiotherapy profession, we need to understand three terms and how they relate to our practice.  These terms are fraud, abuse and waste.   Fraud Fraud is “the crime of using dishonest methods to take something valuable from another person.” (M...
TOPICS #30REPS fraud abuse waste #30REPS2017