Dr. Charles Silvia Earns Certification in Healthcare Compliance
Charles B. Silvia, Jr., MD, Vice President of Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer at Peninsula Regional Medical Center, has become Certified in Healthcare Compliance – a CHC designation from the Health Care Compliance Association. Earning this certification requires that candidates obtain Continuing Education Units, as well as the passage of a rigorous exam.
The exam provides a national standard of requisite knowledge required for certification, thereby assisting employers, the public, and members of the healthcare professions in the assessment of a healthcare compliance professional.
Compliance and ethics professionals who have taken the time to obtain certification show a high level of knowledge in the field and dedication to the profession. Having a credentialed staff demonstrates that both the individual and the organization are committed to ensuring that they will be meeting the required standards.