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Sept. 3, 2010

Compliance Helpline available

The decisions we make every day affect our patients, our communities, and the health care industry. UPMC values honest and moral behavior. compliance Witnessing an unethical behavior or violation of the law in the workplace can be troubling, but communicating your concerns is essential to addressing the issue.

In such an event, you first should contact your manager. If you are uncomfortable doing so, the UPMC Compliance, Human Resources, and Legal departments are available to assist you. You also may use the confidential UPMC Compliance Helpline to report concerns or issues.

With the helpline, you can:

              • choose to remain anonymous
  • report any concerns or issues confidentially
  • speak with an independent, third-party communications specialist 24 hours a day, seven days a week

The Helpline is available toll-free at 1-877-98ETHIC (983-8442).


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