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Privacy and Security Case Study Roundtable

  • Case study deep dive into cybersecurity, phishing, and breach
  • Breach:
    • What differentiates a large breach from a small breach?
    • What to do when OCR knocks on your door?
  • Phishing/Cybersecurity:
    • Case study of a phishing/cybersecurity incident




Brian Cyprian, Supervisory Special Agent, FBI

Lori Custer, JD, CHC, RHIT, Chief Compliance Officer, Harbin Clinic

Alicia Bowers, Vice President and Chief Privacy Officer, Atrium Health

Todd Greene, AVP, Chief Information Security Officer Atrium Health


Skilled Nursing Facilities: Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) and Elder Justice Act

  • Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM)
    • Determine the purpose and goals of PDPM
    • Implement strategies to prepare for the transition to PDPM from RUG-IV
  • Elder Justice Act
    • Understand the Elder Justice Act of 2010
    • Explain federal requirements for preventing, detecting, treating and reporting elder abuse



Stefanie Corbett, DHA, Post-Acute Care Regulatory Specialist, HCPro


Hot Topics in Healthcare Compliance

  • Current environment - latest regulatory and legislative updates from Washington
  • Front of mind - areas of enforcement focus and compliance risk areas
  • Compliance program effectiveness – strategies for responding to emerging risks



Lee Decker, VP and Chief Compliance Officer, Novant Health

Nancy Toll Perilstein Specialist Leader, Risk and Financial Advisory Deloitte & Touche LLP

Emergency Management and Compliance

  • CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule One Year Later
  • Evacuation Considerations (both legal and operational)
  • Lessons Learned from Michael and Florence
  • Unexpected Crisis Management Issues and How to Prepare
  • Advance Crisis Tools You Want From Your Lawyer



Joseph “Jody” Moore, MBA, CEM, Crisis Focus, LLC

Maureen Demarest Murray, Fox Rothschild LLP

Home Health and Hospice Update

  • Audit Environment for HME and Home Health
    • Types of Audits/Targeted product lines/services
      • TPE-Target Probe and Educate
      • SMRC-Supplemental Medical Review Contractor
      • Cert-Comprehensive Error Rate Testing
      • ZPIC Audit-Zone Program Integrity Contractor
      • RAC-Recovery Audit Contractor
    • Differences in Audits between HH and HME
  • Top Denial Reasons
    • Documentation Issues in Medical Records
    • Written Orders
    • Face 2 Face Documentation
  • Appeal Environment
    • ALJ Backlog
    • QIC Telephone Reopening-HME
    • Settlements



Laura Williard, Vice President of Payer Relations, American Association for Homecare

Kelly Grahovac, MBA, Senior Consultant, The van Halen Group


Opioid Crisis

  • Legal standards and recent legislative changes in response to the opioid crisis.
  • A healthcare organization’s response to the opioid crisis.
  • NC medical board’s response to the opioid crisis including case reviews.

Presentation 1 
Presentation 2 


Dr. Tim Lietz, NC Medical Board

Bridget Bridgman, Director for Medication Safety and Opioid Stewardship, Novant Health


Hot Topics Panel

  • Telemedicine



Allyson Jones Labban, Associate General Counsel, WakeMed

Bill Forstner, Associate General Counsel, WakeMed

Terri Harris, Smith Moore Leatherwood