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2014-05-13 16:28:24

Business fears of whistleblowers appear unsupported MINNEAPOLIS, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Businesses appear to be reaping the benefits for encouraging their employees to report wrongdoing, according to Helpline Calls and Incident Reports, a recent survey conducted by the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA). In fact, the survey conducted in April 2014, reveals that employees are now more likely to come...

2014-05-13 08:23:16

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The frenzy of regulation appeals, statements and final guidance by the SEC and Appeals Court has left companies required to comply clamoring for answers about what it all means to them. In response to requests by global brands, Source Intelligence held a webinar to debrief companies on the recent SEC and Appeals Court decisions regarding compliance with section 1502 of the Dodd Frank Act. Demand for the webinar was unprecedented. To address the...

2014-05-09 23:02:05

Extensively researched and authored by compliance and I.T. personal, the information security policy manual – which is available for immediate download today from myinformationsecuritypolicy.com – contains literally dozens of essential policies and supporting forms for today’s complex and demanding small businesses. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Extensively researched and authored by compliance and I.T. personal, the information security policy manual – which is available for...

2014-05-08 23:16:18

Bishop Marketing Agency, the largest writer of Humana Medicare policies in the US, will offer Total HIPAA Compliance's HIPAA 2.0 for Agents and Brokers to their 1250 agents in 30 states. The package includes required HIPAA compliance documents and online training. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 RALEIGH, NC– Bishop Marketing Agency (http://www.bishopma.com) announces they will offer Total HIPAA Compliance’s (http://www.TotalHIPAA.com) HIPAA 2.0 for Agents and Brokers, to their...

2014-05-08 23:10:46

Federal agency responsible for ensuring clinical trials are properly conducted only opened one investigation in all of 2013 and other enforcement activity has significantly declined in recent years, Atlantic Information Services’ Report on Research Compliance exclusively reports in its May issue, based on RRC’s analysis of data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Perhaps chastened by last year’s public battle with the National...

2014-05-08 23:07:38

OnRamp Founder, Chad Kissinger, will speak on the topic of "Outsourcing IT in a HITECH Landscape" at the Austin Chapter of the Health Information Management and Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting, Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 OnRamp, an industry-leading data center services provider, specializing in high security hosting solutions for healthcare IT related verticals, has recently announced its founder, Chad Kissinger, will speak at the Austin Chapter of...

2014-05-08 23:07:28

Orchid Advisors, the only management consultancy dedicated to the firearms industry, announces its Call for Speakers for the first compliance conference for all Federal Firearms Licensees. The 2014 Firearms Industry Compliance Conference, to be held October 6-8, 2014 at the Turnberry Isle Resort and Club in Aventura (Miami), Florida, is accepting speaker submissions through May 30, 2014. Hartford, CT (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Orchid Advisors, the only management consultancy dedicated to the...

2014-05-08 16:23:47

More than 100 ethics & compliance leaders convened at annual event for two days of meaningful dialogue and networking NEW YORK, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LRN, which helps organizations meet their compliance obligations, shape ethical behavior, and strengthen culture and leadership, polled attendees at its 13th Annual Knowledge Forum. Nearly 45% identify the ethics & compliance function as having the most impact on corporate principled performance. Held on April 28-29, 2014...

2014-05-02 23:09:15

Certification Provides Opportunities for Growth Ashland, Virginia (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Assura, Inc. an award-winning Governance, Risk, and Compliance services firm, achieved certification by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) on April 22, 2014 as a Women Business Enterprise (WBE). WBENC was founded in 1997 and is the largest third-party certifier of businesses owned, controlled, and operated by women in the United States. “The WBENC certification is the gold...

2014-05-01 08:27:19

The Zaplet application will offer customers a centralized point of reference to manage travel and other expenditures in compliance with regulations, corporate policies, and budgets PALO ALTO, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetricStream, a market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) solutions announced the integration of MetricStream Applications with Concur®, a leading provider of integrated travel and expense management services. Through the power of the Concur...


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