Compliance and Privacy Program

The San Luis Obispo County Health Agency maintains a Compliance and Privacy Program that supports our ongoing commitment to an ethical and professional way of conducting business. The Compliance and Privacy Program has several purposes, which include:

  • Compliance with laws, regulations and terms of contracts governing SLOHA’s operations;
  • Prevention, detection and correction of fraud, waste, and abuse;
  • Protection of our client's health information;
  • Support of the Health Agency's mission, vision, and core values;
  • Support for the County's vision statement and desired communitywide results.

Reporting of Violations, Fraud, Waste or Abuse:

If you are aware of violations of healthcare laws or policies, or if you are aware of fraud, waste or abuse in the healthcare system, you may report it in the following ways:

  • You may report through your supervisory reporting structure.
  • You may report to the Health Agency Compliance Officer:
  • You may contact the anonymous, toll free hotline at (855) 326-9623
  • You may e-mail the anonymous hotline at reportlineweb.com/sanluisobispo

Services

Privacy of our Clients' Health Information

CLICK HERE FOR FORMS AND INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR HEATLH INFORMATION PRIVACY

The privacy, security and accuracy of our client's health information is important to us.  The Health Agency has available information about how we use and disclose your health information.  These documents are known as the Notice of Privacy Practices. By clicking on the link above, you can see these notices along with other documents that support your right to privacy and access to your information. 

Compliance with Federal and State Healthcare Laws

The San Luis Obispo County Health Agency maintains a Compliance Program that supports our ongoing commitment to an ethical and professional way of conducting business. The Compliance Program has several purposes, which include:

  • Compliance with laws, regulations and terms of contracts governing SLOHA’s operations;
  • Prevention, detection and correction of fraud, waste, and abuse;
  • Support of the Health Agency’s mission, vision and core values;
  • Support for the County’s vision statement and desired communitywide results.

Health Agency Contractor and Network Provider Support Page

This is a resource page for contractors and network providers of the County of San Luis Obispo Health Agency.  The contents of this page will help support compliance with HIPAA and other contractual and legal obligations.  For questions about how to use this page, please contact Ken Tasseff, Compliance Program Manager at (805) 781-4788.