Working With Health Care Boards to Mitigate Fraud and Abuse Risk

Time: 2:00-3:30 PM ET

Difficulty: Intermediate

Overview: This webinar will provide strategies and insight into the role of health care Boards of Directors with respect to fraud and abuse compliance and compliance programs more generally. Our panelists will compare and contrast their perspectives as OIG lawyer, compliance officer, and outside counsel. Topics covered will include: - The OIG’s guidance documents on the role of health care Boards - Best practices for educating diverse Board members about complex fraud and abuse issues, relevant risks, and compliance issues - Practical tips for interacting with Boards in various circumstances (e.g., internal and external investigations, corporate integrity implementation)

Speaker Information:

  • Laura Ellis, Senior Counsel,  HHS - OIG
  • Thomas Flynn, Chief Compliance Officer, Hackensack Meridian Health SVP,  
  • Bill Mathias, Shareholder,  Bass Berry
  • Stacy Rummel Bratcher, Cottage Health ,Vice President and General Counsel

Continuing Education:

AHLA’s live distance learning webinars are pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states: AL, IL, KS, ME, NE, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA and WV. Please refer to the Distance Learning CLE State Chart on our Continuing Education page to review the reporting procedure in these state 

CPE: AHLA is a registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. AHLA is seeking CPE credits for live and on demand webinars. The maximum number of credits available is 1.5.