Friday, December 2
08:25 AM - 08:30 AMWelcome and Announcements
08:30 AM - 09:30 AMOCR Update and Hot Topics Lesley Morgan, Investigator, U.S. Dept. of HHS
- Understand the major trends OCR is seeing at this time and looking forward into 2023
- List recurring HIPAA compliance issues, best practices, and resources
- Review recent OCR enforcement actions
09:30 AM - 09:45 AMBreak
09:45 AM - 10:45 AMNo Surprises Act (NSA) Lessons Learned and 2023 Readiness Parson Hicks, Executive Director, Revenue Cycle, Stamford Health Arlin Robinson, Manager, Deloitte Consulting Angelica Diaz, Managing Director, Deloitte & Touche LLP Robin McCaffery, Managing Associate General Counsel, Cedars-Sinai Health System
- Evaluate top challenges in addressing compliance requirements and mitigation strategies to implementation
- Facilitate alignment between the organization's management, Internal Audit, and Chief Legal/ Compliance Officer to develop capabilities for monitoring and tracking compliance
- Provide insights and perspectives on NSA Phase 2 and what to expect in 2023
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMBreak
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM21st Century Cures Act’s Impact and the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) Kiren Gurai, Executive Director, Privacy and Information Security, Sutter Health Steven Lane, Chief Medical Officer, Sutter Health Palo Alto Medical Clinic & Health Gorilla
- 21st Century Cures Act’s impact on data access Overview of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA)
12:00 PM - 01:00 PMMid-Conference Break
01:00 PM - 02:00 PMCompliance Issues for Clinical Laboratories Steven Ortquist, Founder & Principal, Arete Compliance Solutions, LLC
- Discuss history of compliance guidance and enforcement for clinical laboratories
- Review recent investigations and settlements: what they tell us about compliance risks for clinical labs and related providers
- Discuss special compliance challenges for clinical labs and strategies for overcoming challenges
02:00 PM - 02:15 PMBreak
02:15 PM - 03:15 PMBuilding and Implementing a Physician Arrangements Monitoring Program James Passey, Vice President, Chief Audit & Compliance Officer, HonorHealth
- Identify the key components of a physician arrangements auditing and monitoring process
- Walk through the physician arrangements auditing and monitoring process
- Identify key pitfalls in physician arrangements and understand how to audit and monitor for compliance
03:15 PM - 03:30 PMBreak
03:30 PM - 04:30 PMHow Do We Monitor and Audit Telehealth: Past, History, and Present Lori Laubach, Partner, Moss Adams, LLP
- Brief update on where Telehealth is today
- What are the risks and how to identify necessary controls related to telehealth to mitigate risk
- Ideas on Audit and monitoring of the telehealth controls
All sessions have a knowledge level associated with them, these levels are just guidelines and you are free to attend sessions of any level.
Basic: Program knowledge level most beneficial to Compliance Professionals new to a skill or an attribute. These individuals are often at the staff or entry level in organizations, although such programs may also benefit a seasoned professional with limited exposure to the area.
Intermediate: Program knowledge level that builds on a basic program, most appropriate for Compliance Professionals with detailed knowledge in an area. Such persons are often at a mid-level within the organization, with operational or supervisory responsibilities, or both.
Advanced: This level focuses on the development of in-depth knowledge, a variety of skills, or a broader range of applications. Advanced level programs are often appropriate for seasoned professionals within organizations, and professionals with specialized knowledge in a subject area.