About the Online Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Prevention Class

You have likely found this course because of a requirement by an employer to complete a Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Prevention Class. This Medicare/Medicaid FWA training course is meant to satisfy the training requirement established by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and contains meaningful content on the laws that govern CMS fraud, waste, and abuse and provides information on compliance, transparency, quality of care and how to detect, correct, and prevent FWA. Most employers require that their workers complete this training within 90 days of initial hire, at least annually thereafter, and when policies and procedures are updated. This course is meant to satisfy both the FWA and General Compliance Training requirements for CMS.

This course has been specifically pre-approved by the HR Certification Institute.

The Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Prevention Class may also be known by one of the following names:

Time Requirement

The Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Prevention Class is offered with a minimum time requirement of one (1) hour. A timer is provided to help you keep track of time spent within the course. You may start and stop the Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Prevention Class as often as you'd like and your progress will be saved each time. The entire Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Prevention Class can be completed online and does not require you to call a staff member or visit an office to complete the program.

Course Topics

The Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Prevention Class is presented in sixteen (16) separate sections which address the following topics:

  1. FWA training
  2. Fraud, waste, and abuse
  3. Who can commit FWA?
  4. Preventing FWA
  5. Promoting compliance
  6. Detecting and reporting potential FWA and noncompliance
  7. Correcting detected non-compliance
  8. Non-compliance consequences
  9. Company code of conduct
  10. Compliance program
  11. Sample compliance program
  12. Federal and state oversight authorities for FWA
  13. Laws and regulations
  14. Compliance attestation statement
  15. Record retention requirements
  16. Resources and references

Certificate of Completion

At course completion a certificate of completion and wallet card will be instantly available for download and sent to you by email. If you provide your employer's information, the certificate and wallet card will also be emailed to your employer immediately upon course completion.

We guarantee that the certificate of completion will be accepted. If, for any reason, the certificate is not accepted, we will provide a full refund.

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