FDR Program

What is an FDR?

An FDR, short for First Tier, Downstream or Related Entity is a subcontractor of HPSM that is contracted to provide services on behalf of HPSM.

Requirements of FDRs

FDRs must follow HPSM policies and procedures, Code of Conduct, and other requirements. This is a contractual requirement and required by the Medicare program.

These documents specify HPSM’s requirements:

Reporting Potential Compliance Issues

There are a number of ways to report suspected or detected non-compliance or potential fraud, waste and abuse. HPSM has established a confidential Compliance Hotline for HPSM employees, providers, members, FDRs, and other interested persons to report any violations or suspected violations of law and/or HPSM’s Compliance Program.

Compliance Officer

You can call HPSM’s Compliance Officer, Ian Johansson, during business hours to report compliance issues. HPSM’s business hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (except holidays). To report an issue to Mr. Johansson, call  650-616-0050.

Compliance Hotline

The toll-free Compliance Hotline is 1-844-965-1241.

The Compliance Hotline is accessible 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, excluding designated holidays. Callers can report issues anonymously. All reports will be referred to HPSM’s Compliance Officer and investigated.

Compliance Incident Report

To place an anonymous report in confidence, the information you provide will be sent to us by EthicsPoint on a totally confidential and anonymous basis. You have our guarantee that your comments will be heard. Visit  EthicsPoint to make a new report or follow-up on a report you already submitted.