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Handouts - 2016 - Regional - Kansas City

Kansas City Regional Conference
September 23, 2016
Kansas City, MO

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Health Law Year-in-Review

Michael Chase, Baird Holm
Kelly Schulz, Associate, Polsinelli

  • A fast-paced review of recent legal, regulatory, and case developments impacting hospitals and other health care providers
  • Each topic will be related to typical healthcare operations with emphasis on the lessons learned
  • The goal is to help participants keep current on new legal developments and thus identify existing policies, practices, and procedures needing attention

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Compliance Effectiveness: Reporting through dashboards

Lynda Hillard, Healthcare Compliance Professional, Hilliard Compliance Consulting

  • Understand the key elements of a compliance program dashboard
  • Identify strategies to prioritize data to be reported based upon compliance risk
  • Develop a baseline compliance dashboard
  • Evaluate the “usefulness” of the data reported

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Ethical Leadership

Dr. Beverly Kracher, Chair in Business Ethics and Society , Creighton University

  • Understand the concept of ethical leadership
  • Complete an ethical leadership self assessment
  • Practice skills for influencing others with your ethics

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Current State of HIPAA Enforcement

Ashtan Mitchell, Investigator for Office of Civil Rights, HHS
Brandi Kurtz, Investigator, Office for Civil Rights, HHS

  • Understand the current landscape of the OCR enforcement and compliance environment
  • Gain practical tips for responding to OCR inquiries
  • Learn about common compliance issues as well as OCR guidance and compliance tools that are available to covered entities and business associates

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Research Compliance

Kate Cohen, Manager, Research Compliance, Saint Luke’s Health System of Kansas City
​​​​​​​F. Lisa Murtha, Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting

  • Introduction to key compliance issues in a research program
  • High level review of human subject protection, scientific misconduct, research billing, conflict of interest, and privacy
  • Research compliance as part of your general compliance program

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Best Practices for Responding to Search Warrants and Subpoenas

Cindi Woolery, Assistant U.S. Attorney, U.S. Attorney’s Office for Western District of Missouri
​​​​​​​Shazzie Naseem, Partner, Berkowitz Oliver

  • An overview of the types of subpoenas issued in healthcare fraud cases: HIPAA, CID, Grand Jury, Admin
  • Search warrants: Best practices – a government and defense perspective
    • Pre-execution
    • Execution
    • Post-execution
  • Resolving issues of scope and adequacy in response to subpoena requests
  • Navigating the collection and production of data

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