Contract Management – Preparing for Contract Negotiation When preparing to negotiate a new contract or a contract renewal, organization will be your strongest asset. Having access to all key information in a contract, understanding of the requesting department’s needs and notes,
Contract Management – Identifying Process Improvement in the Organization “Process improvement” means to make things better. The best way to improve the contract management process is to identify the root cause of an issue and think of ways to correct it.
What is your role in the contract management process? When a group is transformed into a dynamic organization, there’s a synergy that works to produce results beyond what was originally planned or expected. Part of this synergy comes from each
For many employees, training is about as attractive as root canal surgery. It usually arrives at the worst possible time, with little to no explanation as to why you need to attend. Nobody will be picking up your work while
In April 2015, the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHSS) released a new “educational resource” to provide guidance to the governing boards of healthcare organizations to help them meet their compliance
Healthcare Compliance Management When stories break in the media of medical files with patient information found in dumpsters, or laptops with unencrypted data left in cabs or stolen from offices, one element that is often overlooked is that the medical
The Thomson Reuters 2015 Annual Cost of Compliance Survey outlines some extremely challenging times for compliance practitioners. Managing increased responsibilities within the organization, combined with a never-ending deluge of new and/or updated regulations, while fighting constant budget battles to justify