Healthcare Legal Compliance Institute

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Friday, November 8, 2019
9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
MHA Conference Center, Burlington, MA
$149 MHA Member Rate
$249 Non-Member Rate

Healthcare Legal Compliance Institute
November 8, 2019 
9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
MHA Conference Center | Burlington MA

Legal healthcare compliance is an ever-changing landscape. Join us at MHA’s Compliance Institute and hear from legal and regulatory experts on some of today’s top issues for hospitals regarding healthcare law. We’ll cover current enforcement issues and hear directly from the offices of the Massachusetts and U.S. Attorneys General.  We’ll also review the Stark and kickback laws, among other hot topics, and conclude with a round table discussion of leading hospital compliance officers who will look at ways to adapt in the current environment. We hope you’ll join us at this informative program.
9 -9:45 a.m.
State and Federal Enforcement Priorities and Trends
Moderated by David Schumacher, Esq., Partner, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman
Panelists: Toby R. Unger, Chief, Medicaid Fraud Division, Office of the Massachusetts Attorney General; Amanda Strachan, Chief, Health Care Fraud Unit at United States Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts
9:45 - 10:30 a.m.
Stark & Kickback: Recent Developments and Practical Compliance Tips
Charles Oppenheim, Esq., Partner, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman
Amy Joseph, Esq., Partner, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman
10:30 a.m. BREAK

10:45 – 12:00 p.m.

Compliance Officers' Round Table  / Hot Topics Session
Moderator: Lawrence Vernaglia, Partner & Member of Health Care Industry Team, Foley & Lardner, LLP

Panelists & Topics:

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Process- “Outside Activities”
John Belknap, Chief Compliance Officer, Massachusetts General Hospital

Decisions Regarding Self-Disclosure
John Randolph, Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, UMASS Memorial Health Care

Managing Compliance Officer Burnout
Timothy C. Hogan, JD, FHFMA, CHC, Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, Boston Children's Hospital 

12:00 p.m.

Closing Session:
Risk Assessment Surrounding Provider-Based Status and Outpatient Hospital Services

Lawrence Vernaglia


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