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Handouts - 2018 - Regional - Denver

Denver Regional Conference
October 19, 2018
Broomfield, CO

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Are Your Physicians Following Your Conflicts of Interest Policies?

Catharine Fortney, Chief Compliance and Audit Officer, Denver Health and Hospital Authority

  • Process for reviewing and assessing physician-industry relationships
  • Strategies for using CMS Open Payments data as a compliance tool
  • Creating a culture of ethics and accountability

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Compliance 101—How to Conduct a Risk Assessment and Create a Compliance Work Plan

Marcie Swenson, RN, JD, LLM, CHC, VP, Compliance & Senior Counsel, Healthicity

  • Practical tips and considerations for developing an annual compliance work plan
  • Explaining the role of a risk assessment as a building block for a work plan
  • How to scale a work plan for any size organization

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In the Trenches with HIPAA and HI TECH

Lyn Snow, Compliance Officer, Office of Behavioral Health, Colorado Dept. of Human Services 
Vicki L. Dwyer, RN, MN, CHC, CPC, Chief Compliance & RISK officer, Valley View Hospital
Jan Elezian, Director & HIPAA Practice Leader, SunHawk Consulting

  • The unpredictable breach - Business Associates in the crosshairs
  • Resolution insights from experienced HIPAA breach mitigates
  • Is your breach plan strong enough to satisfy OCR resolution criteria?

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CMS Update

John Hannigan, (CMS/CFMFFSO), Cnter for Medicaid and Medicare Services Associate Regional Administrator

  • Reimbursement and compliance priorities for CMS
  • Regulatory developments to watch for in 2019 and beyond

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What Happens in Washington Does Not Stay In Washington: Public Policy Developments and Compliance Implications

Leonard Kalm, Vice President, Payer Engagement, Health One

  • How current political dynamics affect health care providers
  • Developments at HHS and implications for compliance
  • What to expect after the mid-term election

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Prescription Opioids: Responding to the Crisis with Compliance and Other Measures

Jonathan Friesen, JD, Director, Compliance Operations and Privacy, Kaiser Permanente
Michael F. Evers, DO, Colorado Permanente Medical Group

  • A multi-prong approach to addressing opioid prescribing risk issues
  • Importance of physician education and engagement in opioid issues
  • Risk reduction strategies

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