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Handouts - 2018 - Regional - Nashville

Nashville Regional Conference
Friday, November 16, 2018
Nashville, TN

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Defending Physician Compensation Arrangements in the Current Enforcement Environment

Anna M. Grizzle, Partner, Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
Tizgel High, Vice President, Associate General Counsel, LifePoint Health

  • Use of case studies based upon recent cases and settlements highlighting the potential compliance pitfalls associated with physician compensation arrangements
  • Discussion of regulatory framework for developing compliant physician compensation arrangements to avoid the common pitfalls leading to enforcement actions
  • Practical tips for structuring and managing physician compensation arrangements to ensure ongoing compliance

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Navigating the Changing Regulatory and Enforcement Landscape Relating to Opioids

Lisa Rivera, Bass, Berry & Sims
Chris Covington, OIG
Alicia Davis, President and CEO, ALN ConsultingCurrent regulatory landscape and recent enforcement actions

  • Government’s perspective on current opioid enforcement initiatives
  • Helpful tips for auditing physician prescribing habits and responding to an enforcement action

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CMS Regulatory Update

Kimberly Brandt, Principal Deputy Administrator for Operations, CMS

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Key Legal and Compliance Considerations in Telehealth

Calvin Marshall, Associate, Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C.

  • Provider licensure
  • Establishing the provider/patient relationship in the telemedicine context
  • Informed consent requirements
  • Payor policies and issues
  • E-prescribing
  • Technology considerations

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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its Impact on US Healthcare Entities

Kristen Rosati, Partner, Coppersmith Brockelman PLC

  • When does the GDPR apply to healthcare organizations in the US?
  • How will the GDPR affect consent for clinical care and research activities?
  • How will the GDPR affect the maintenance, use and disclosure of personal data in electronic health record and other clinical information systems?
  • What else do we have to worry about?

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The New Model Corporate Integrity Agreement: Plusses and Pitfalls

Matt R. Grosvenor, Partner, Bennett Thrasher LLP

  • Recent developments in corporate integrity agreements
  • Medical necessity and quality indicator requirements
  • Considerations related to identified overpayments

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Home Health and Hospice Compliance in a Pressure Cooker Regulatory Environment

Pixie McCord, CHC, CHPC, MSN, RN, Director of Regulatory Compliance, Alive Hospice, Inc
Liz Sanders, RN, CHC, CPHQ, Senior Compliance Director, Community Health Systems

  • What is home health and hospice
  • Eligibly requirements for home health versus hospice
  • Regulatory requirements for ongoing care

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