Health Center Compliance Intensive: Advanced Concepts
Designed to support and strengthen the skills of health center compliance officers, this two-day training is designed for experienced compliance officers. Attendees should be familiar with the seven elements of a compliance program and have some experience in health center compliance risk areas. The curriculum includes updates on substantive compliance risk areas and enforcement actions (including relevant updates on Section 330, federal grants management, HIPAA, and 340B), as well as training to help develop the skills necessary to be an effective compliance officer (assessing risks, investigating issues, addressing ethical concerns).
This training will include:
- Educational sessions on substantive compliance risk areas and recent enforcement actions; and,
- A discussion session on common challenges facing health center compliance officers when implementing a compliance program and responding to compliance risks, (moderated by FTLF’s Compliance Counsel, a former health center compliance officer).
Please note that registration for this training is limited to allow for conversation, networking and one-on-one support from the trainers. Be sure to register early as these sessions often SELL OUT.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|9:00 am - 9:15 am|
Introductions and Overview
Dianne Pledgie, Partner and Compliance Counsel
|9:15 am - 11:15 am|
Session 1: Section 330
Marcie Zakheim, Partner
|11:15 am - 11:30 am||Break|
|11:30 am - 1:00 pm|
Session 2: 340B
Jason Reddish, Partner
|1:00 pm - 1:45 pm||Lunch|
|1:45 pm - 3:15 pm|
Session 3: FTCA
Molly Evans, Partner
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm
|3:30 pm - 4:30 pm|
Compliance Officer Session
Dianne Pledgie & Molly Evans
|4:30 pm - 5:00 pm|
Thursday, October 4, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
|9:00 am - 9:15 am||Announcements, Questions, Comments|
|9:15 am - 10:45 am|
Session 4: Confidentiality
Dianne Pledgie, Partner and Compliance Counsel
|10:45 am - 11:00 am||Break|
|11:00 am - 12:45 pm|
Session 5: Federal Grants Management
Ted Waters, Managing Partner
|12:45 pm - 1:15 pm||Lunch|
|1:15 pm - 3:00 pm|
Session 6: Health Center Revenue Cycle
Rebekah Wallace Pardeck, Achieve Revenue Management
|3:00 pm - 3:15 pm|
|3:15 pm - 4:00 pm||Q&A Session with Presenters: Compliance, Legal, and Finance|
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As Partner and Compliance Counsel with the firm’s health law practice group, Dianne advises health centers on implementing effective compliance programs and on addressing top compliance risk areas. Dianne counsels health centers and other organizations on developing compliance programs that include the OIG’s seven elements, respond to identified compliance risk areas and reflect the organization’s culture. Dianne also advises health centers and other organizations on patient privacy and confidentiality, including the HIPAA Privacy Rule and 42 CFR Part 2. She has experience responding to privacy and security incidents, including determining whether there has been a breach, notifying patients and the government, and creating corrective action plans. [Full Bio]
A partner in the firm’s health law practice group, Molly advises health centers on the management of clinical, employment and workforce-related risks, with a particular focus on professional liability, Federal Tort Claims Act, and HIPAA matters. From her experience as both a private attorney and in-house counsel, Molly knows the importance of managing liability and risk issues in mission-driven organizations. [Full Bio]
A partner at the firm, Marcie specializes in health care law, particularly in the areas of federal grants, grant-related requirements and grants management related to the federal health center program. Health centers turn to Marcie as a resource for knowing not only the letter of the law, but also the likely interpretation of requirements by federal policymakers, including the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). [Full Bio]
Jason focuses his practice on the federal 340B drug discount program and the complex legal and compliance issues facing safety net providers, pharmacies, and other 340B program stakeholders. Jason began his career representing pharmaceutical manufacturers before finding his passion helping 340B program covered entities, including disproportionate share hospitals, Federally Qualified Health Centers, Ryan White HIV/AIDS clinics, and other grantees navigate the 340B program. [Full Bio]
Serving as Managing Partner of the firm since 2003, and a member of the Health Law and Federal Grants practices since 1992, Ted is a national authority in the area of federal grants, particularly in the health and community service spheres. He advises clients on all aspects of program requirements, including issues such as cost-based reimbursement, governance, grant administration, cost reporting, and administrative issues and routinely handles challenging issues such as government audits, internal investigations, and litigation. Ted's priority is to help each organization carry out its mission by offering practical, down-to-earth counsel and to ensure that legal challenges do not distract from that focus. [Full Bio]
REBEKAH WALLACE PARDECK
President and Owner of Achieve Revenue Management, LLC, Rebekah has more than 20 years of coding, revenue cycle management, operations, and training experience. She provides training and revenue cycle management services to federally qualified health centers, rural health clinics, and medical practices and community health centers.
Previously, Rebekah worked for over a decade as a consultant with a national accounting firm and as the director of operations for management service organizations and hospital-owned multispecialty physician practices. She is experienced in consulting on professional revenue cycle analysis and enhancement, medical practice operations, patient flow redesign, business process improvement and development, staffing analysis and redesign, practice efficiency and productivity and educational sessions and training. [Full Bio]
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