WHEREAS, the Health Commission is the governing body for the Community Health Network which includes the San Francisco General Hospital, Laguna Honda Hospital, and the community health centers; and,
WHEREAS, the Health Commission is committed to the provision of the highest quality health care in the most appropriate, effective, and efficient manner; and,
WHEREAS, the Health Commission is determined that the Community Health Network shall comply with all applicable federal and state standards, and all program requirements of federal, state, and private health care programs; and,
WHEREAS, the most effective way to ensure that the Community Health Network complies with all applicable requirements is to develop and implement an effective compliance program; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, that the Community Health Network is hereby directed to develop and implement an effective compliance program that includes, at a minimum, the following elements:
FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Executive Administrator of the Community Health Network shall report to the Commission within six months on the progress in developing a program that meets the requirements set forth above; and, be it
FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Executive Administrator shall report periodically thereafter to the Commission on the implementation of the compliance program and its effectiveness.
I hereby certify that the foregoing resolution was adopted by the Health Commission at its meeting of Tuesday, August 4, 1998.
Sandy Ouye Mori, Executive Secretary to the Health Commission