Healthcare Legal Compliance Forum

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Thursday, November 5, 2020
8:30 -  11:15  a.m. EDT
Virtual Webcast

$99 for MHA Members
$149 MHA Non-Member Rate


Healthcare Legal Compliance Forum: Keeping up With COVID-19 and Other 2020 Developments  
November, 5 2020 – 8:30-11:15 am EDT | Virtual

Target Audience: Hospital legal counsel/staff, compliance officers and risk managers

Legal healthcare compliance is an ever-changing landscape, especially in 2020 in the age of Covid-19. Join us at MHA’s Compliance Forum and hear from legal and regulatory experts on today’s top issues for hospitals regarding Covid-19, the expansion of telemedicine, and other key healthcare laws affecting operations. We’ll cover current enforcement issues and hear directly from the offices of the Massachusetts and U.S. Attorneys General.  We’ll also review privacy issues, among other hot topics, and conclude with a riveting update on how the election will shape healthcare compliance. We hope you’ll join us for this informative virtual program.

8:30 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks
Michael Sroczynski, Senior Vice President of Government Advocacy, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association

8:35 a.m. Fraud and Abuse: A Report from the Front Lines With the Leading Enforcers

David Schumacher, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman
Amanda Strachan, Chief, Health Care Fraud Unit, U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Mass.
Toby Unger, Chief, Medicaid Fraud Unit, Mass. Attorney General’s Office

9:20 a.m. Compliance Officers’ Roundtable

Moderator: Larry Vernaglia, Partner and Healthcare Lawyer, Foley & Lardner LLP

Jim Bryant JD, Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Beth Gutoff, Chief Compliance & Privacy Officer, Eliot Health
Rick King, CHC, CHPC, CIPP. Chief Compliance Officer, UMass Memorial Medical Center
Kaitlin McCarthy, Director, Compliance Operations, Beth Israel Lahey Health
Todd Torres, Associate General Counsel, UMass Memorial Health Care

10:05 a.m.  Telemedicine and Privacy Update
Amy Joseph, Partner, Hooper, Lundy, & Bookman, PC
Jeremy Sherer, Healthcare Attorney, Hooper, Lundy, & Bookman, PC

10:55 a.m. Ramifications of the 2020 Election on Healthcare Legal Compliance
Martin A. Corry, Chair of Government Relations & Public Policy, Hooper, Lundy, & Bookman, PC

11:15 a.m. Adjourn

Written cancellations received by October 29, 2020 will be charged a $50 administrative fee. If payment has been received, your registration fee will be refunded minus the $50. Cancellations received after October 29, 2020 will still be charged the full registration fee and if payment has been received, no refunds will be given. To avoid this penalty, you may send a substitute to the program.

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