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Handouts - 2016 - Regional - Louisville

Louisville Regional Conference
Friday, November 4, 2016
Louisville, KY

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Common Mistakes and Simple Correction from MAC’s perspective

Dr. Neil Sandler, Chief Medical Director, CGS-J15-Medicare, Kentucky & Ohio

  • Universal documentation errors
  • Medicare expectations
  • The correction process

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Program Effectiveness

Brett Short, CHC, CHPC, Chief Compliance Officer, UK HealthCare / Univ of Kentucky

  • Why does an “effective compliance program” matter?
  • Plan for achieving an effective compliance program.
  • How do we demonstrate?

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OIG Board Guidance

Debbie Troklus, CCEP-F, CCEP-I, CHC-F, CHPC, CHRC, Managing Director, Aegis Compliance & Ethics Center LLP

  • Discuss Board’s involvement in and responsibilities to the compliance program.
  • Understanding of collaborative roles in an effective compliance program.
  • Understanding of questions the Board should be asking the compliance officer.

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Kentucky OIG Update

Sandra Houchen, OIG
Melanie Poynter, OIG
Dave McMahon, OIG

  • Overview of the Office of Inspector General
  • What to expect when we enter your facility
  • Trends in healthcare

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Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) update

Trudi Matthews, Senior Policy Advisor, External Affairs \ Managing Director, Kentucky Regional Extension Center, UK HealthCare

  • High-level understanding of changes in healthcare reimbursement policy
  • Know the key elements of new payment models and the MACRA regulation
  • Expand leadership capabilities related to value-based payment

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Can We Keep a Secret? Protecting the Privilege and asserting Advice-of-Counsel in healthcare fraud investigations

Drew B. Howk, Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman, P.C.

  • Dispelling myths and misconceptions regarding the Privilege and Advice-of-Counsel defense.
  • Why privileged investigations are more critical now than ever before
  • How providers and in-house counsel can best maintain and protect privileged investigations.
  • How courts’ decisions under the FCA are shaping both the Attorney-Client Privilege and the Advice-of-Counsel defense.

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