Compliance in large health care facilities
Hospitals however have much broader responsibilities when it comes to compliance. They need to be aware not only of their own internal procedures but also any state or federal laws regarding patient rights, privacy or quality assurance measures which can often be complex due to the large number of departments within a hospital setting. Additionally they must ensure that medical records are accurate and updated regularly as well as ensure patient safety through proper documentation and incident reporting processes. Ultimately these differences emphasize the importance of having tailored compliance programs based on the type of facility in order to guarantee adequate protection for both patients and staff members alike.