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Handouts - 2016 - Regional - Minneapolis

Minneapolis Regional Conference
September 16, 2016
Minneapolis, MN

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7 Habits of a Highly Effective Compliance Professional


Being an effective compliance officer can be a difficult challenge. This session will focus on how individual compliance officers can build the trust needed to be respected and effective in the organization. The discussion will focus on:

  • Understanding the compliance and ethics challenge
  • Positioning yourself for success
  • Consistency and courage

Presentation (2 slides/page)
Presentation (3 slides/page)

CMS Surveys: Immediate Jeopardy Findings, Condition Level Deficiencies, and other surprises every board should understand

Susan Kratz, Shareholder and Chair, Health Care Practice Group, Nilan Lewis Johnson
Elizabeth Winchell, Associate, Nilan Lewis Johnson

  • Understand what to expect during and after a CMS Survey
  • Understand the different types of survey findings and what they mean
  • Learn how to best prepare for and respond to a survey, including the role of counsel and consultants

Presentation (2 slides/page)
Presentation (3 slides/page)

US Healthcare in the next 10 years

Ronald Chillemi, Partner, Robins Kaplan LLP, Former Assistant U.S. Attorney (District of the State of New Jersey) and Division Director (State of New Jersey)

  • How the aging population impacts anti-fraud efforts
  • New targets for governmental anti-fraud efforts
  • Trends in enforcement

Presentation (2 slides/page)
Presentation (3 slides/page)

Implementing Drug Diversion Risk Rounds for Effective Controlled Substance Monitoring

Suzanne Gehrz, Manager, Regulatory Surveys and Accreditation, Park Nicollet Health Services
Sara Schroeckenthaler, Program Manager, Office of Integrity and Compliance, HealthPartners

  • Why you should be doing this work today
  • Creation of an effective rounding tool
  • Identifying key organizational stakeholders

Presentation (2 slides/page)
Presentation (3 slides/page)

Handout (.docx)

Paying People for Being Good: State and federal rules applicable to Wellness Incentives

Ben Wright, CCEP, Compliance Officer, Novu
​​​​​​​Steve Lokensgard, Partner, Faegre Baker Daniels

  • Workplace Wellness rules and the Affordable Care Act (ACA)
  • EEOC litigation and new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) rules
  • Managed Care Medicare and Medicaid - Rewards and Incentives

Presentation (2 slides/page)
Presentation (3 slides/page)

OIG Audits: What to expect and how to prepare

Miaja Cassidy, JD, Chief Compliance Officer, Hennepin County Medical Center

Katherine C. Tarvestad, JD, Sr. Vice President and Chief Compliance, Officer, Allina Health
​​​​​​​Mary Myslajek, Manager, Regulatory Reviews & Analysis, Hennepin County Medical Center

  • The OIG’s selection process – how do they pick organizations to audit?
  • Preparing for the audit – key concepts
  • Managing Communication, Responses and Appeals

Presentation (2 slides/page)
Presentation (3 slides/page)