1:00 pm Year in Review
Brianne Matlock and Whitney West, Catholic Health
This presentation will provide a broad overview of recent case law and regulatory developments affecting the healthcare industry.
1:45 pm Civil and Criminal Health Care Fraud Enforcement in Nebraska
Laurie Kelly and Alan Everett, U.S. Attorney’s Office; and Sallie Dietrich, Assistant Attorney General’s Office, Nebraska Medicaid Fraud and Patient Abuse Unit
Attorneys from the United States Attorney’s Office and the Medicaid Fraud and Patient Abuse Unit of the Nebraska Attorney General’s Office will discuss the types of cases on which their respective offices work, the Nebraska Health Care Fraud Task Force, and current trends.
2:30 pm Break
2:45 pm Health System Compliance Insights
Leigh Bertholf, Catholic Health Initiatives
Participants will gain an understanding of how attorney-client privilege can be operationalized in the healthcare setting; Participants will gain an understanding of the organizational implications of a corporate integrity agreement; and Participants will gain knowledge of recent CMS EMTALA surveys and new trends in enforcement.
3:30 pm The Current State of HIPAA & Civil Rights Enforcement
Brandi Kurtz, U.S. DHHS Office for Civil Rights
This presentation will include discussion of HIPAA Privacy, Security, Breach Compliance and Enforcement: Recent Cases, Trends, and What’s to Come; New OCR HIPAA Rules, Guidance, and Tools; OCR’s newly-issued guidance on the Privacy Rule’s Access Provisions; and Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act.
4:15 pm Social Hour