Policies, Notices, & Terms

Policy on Fraud, Waste, and Abuse in Federal Healthcare Programs

Saratoga Hospital’s policy, written in accordance with Federal Section 6032 of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005, effective January 1, 2007, requiring entities such as Saratoga Hospital that receive Medicaid funds in excess of $5 million annually to establish written policies providing detailed information about fraud, waste, and abuse in Federal health care programs.

Click to download more detailed information: Preventing and Reporting Fraud, Waste and Abuse in Federal Healthcare Programs (Admin Policy I-70).  Employees, contractors, and agents should refer to the Administrative Policy Manual.

The Joint Commission Public Notice

In keeping with our commitment to providing the highest quality care in a safe environment, Saratoga Hospital voluntarily participates in The Joint Commission’s (TJC) accreditation process. TJC regularly conducts accreditation surveys of organizations to determine whether they comply with nationally established standards on quality, safety-of-care issues, and the safety of the environment in which care is provided.

If you have concerns about safety or patient care at Saratoga Hospital, we encourage you to contact our President and CEO at 518-583-8492. Or, you may use the Contact Us function on this website.

If your concerns remain unaddressed, you may contact TJC at:
1-800-994-6610 or complaint@jointcommission.org