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Making the Most of Mandatory: Best Practices for Healthcare Compliance Training and Communications

Frank Caria, MPA, CHC, AEMT Executive Compliance Officer NYC Health + Hospitals
Greg Rider, CHC, CPLP Director, Corporate Compliance EmblemHealth, Inc. C.J. Wolf, MD, Senior Compliance Executive and Advisor Healthicity, Inc.

• Effective compliance training needs to adapt to the learning styles of busy adult learners. Adult Learning Theory is a well-studied educational psychology paradigm.
• Learn how a large healthcare entity has applied the principles of adult learning and technology to advance their training efforts.
• Lessons learned from another large healthcare system and their compliance training efforts; dynamic and complex entities often in flux.


The New Kids on the HIPAA Block—Privacy Enforcement Activity by State Attorneys General

Thora A. Johnson, Esq. Partner and Co-Chair Healthcare Initiative, Venable, LLP
Debra M. Lightner Senior Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer, EmblemHealth, Inc.
Jaime Pego, JD, CHC Managing Director KPMG, Inc.

• New Kids: Overview of recent HIPAA settlements and enforcement activity by state Attorneys General
• Life cycle of a breach: How to deal with state regulators before, during and after an investigation from the perspective of a covered entity, outside counsel and a HIPAA consultant
• Getting back to normal: How can you move on, but not forget? Ways a breach can be the cCatalyst to improve your privacy program


M&A and Joint Venture Compliance Due Diligence

Philip Z. Glorieux Senior Underwriting Counsel Healthcare and Intellectual Property Ambridge Partners LLC
Christopher Greene Partner Barclay Damon LLP

• Overview of private equity and strategic partner activity in the healthcare deal-making space
• Steps that healthcare investors and compliance professionals can take to ensure their business is ready when a potential investor or JV partner comes knocking
• Allocation and shifting of risk through the use of transactional insurance products


The Accidental Compliance Professional (stories and lessons learned)

Roy Snell Former CEO SCCE/HCCA
• Sowing the Seeds of Compliance around the World
• College Pranks Gone Wrong


Vendor Risk Management

Andrew Namoury Director PriceWaterhouseCoopers
Shreya Gopal Manager PriceWaterhouseCoopers

• Overview of the vendor management lifecycle
• Organizational structure and alignment of the vendor management office
• Objectives and role of the vendor management office


Identifying and Managing Compliance Risk

Margaret J. Davino, Esq. Partner Fox Rothschild LLP
Joel D. Dziengielewski Director, Healthcare Navigant
Lynn A. Stansel, Esq. Vice President & Counsel, Compliance Montefiore Medicine Academic Health System

• An overview and tool kit / methodology for conducting a risk assessment
• Getting buy in from the C-Suite to ensure meaningful and comprehensive participation in the process
• How to ensure appropriate mitigation plans are developed and implemented • Reporting of risk assessment results to executive leadership and to the board level compliance committee


FWA Investigations Panel

Moderator: Paul Kaufman Vice President, Office of Legal Affairs Northwell Health, Inc.
Panel: Shawn Mullen Supervisory Special Agent, Health Care Task Force Federal Bureau of Investigation
A. Brendan Stewart Assistant Chief, Fraud Section, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice
Kenneth M. Abell Partner Abrams Fensterman LLP

• Current law enforcement priorities, importance of companies having effective compliance programs and the types of mistakes that companies have made with those programs.
• Key tips for responding to government inquiries and conducting effective internal investigations.
• Different types of self-disclosures that companies and individuals can make when they identify compliance issues

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