Robust compliance programs and culturally entrenched ethical behavior require engagement from the Board of Directors, executive leadership and partnership with all employees. The Acelity Compliance and Ethics Program is designed to help us all succeed in our vision of restoring people’s lives. Corporate Compliance partners with the business on vital initiatives to ensure sustained grown through ethical and compliant conduct and decision making. Our practices, our culture and our successes depend on a high ethical and compliance IQ to thrive.
Acelity operates a comprehensive compliance program based on federal, state and international laws; industry guidelines, including the U.S. Federal Sentencing Guidelines; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General guidance; the Advanced Medical Technology Association (“AdvaMed”) Code of Ethics; and international equivalents.
The overall program consists of standard elements in accordance with the basic structure outlined under the U.S. Federal Sentencing Guidelines.
The Acelity Compliance and Ethics Program is designed, implemented and enforced to promote an organizational culture that encourages ethical conduct and a commitment to compliance with the law.