As a vendor or contractor to St. Francis Medical Center you should be aware of compliance requirements that pertain to our business partners. With the passage and signing of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005, healthcare providers are now required to maintain Compliance Programs and to communicate the requirements of these programs with applicable business partners. This site provides you access to our Statement of Compliance and Ethics for Business Partners as well as our Business Standards of Conduct. These statements serve to provide you with succinct information concerning our Compliance Program structure, the laws it covers and the values we adhere to in our daily business activity. We expect our Business Partners to recognize these statements and to adhere to them when applicable when doing business with St. Francis Medical Center. If you have any questions concerning your role as one of our business partners, please contact our Compliance Office.