Vanderbilt Health’s Integrity Line (Hotline) is available to anyone who observes potentially improper, unethical or illegal behavior, or other concerns related to the medical center. This includes clinicians, staff and patients. Reports can be anonymous. They are handled promptly and discreetly. The Integrity Line should not be used to report emergencies or events that immediately threaten life or property.
Reports may be made in any of the following areas:
Employees who wish to report a concern can disclose their identity or remain anonymous and may report online or by calling the toll-free number. They also may report improper activities through their supervisors or to the office responsible for compliance with a specific policy. Vanderbilt University Medical Center policy prohibits retaliation for raising a concern.
The Office of Healthcare Compliance aims to promote the highest standards of business ethics and integrity. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is committed to complying with all federal and state laws, rules and regulations that govern the healthcare industry. Visit the Healthcare Compliance website for more information.