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Corporate Integrity Agreements: A Key to Understanding Compliance Issues From the OIG Perspective


Healthcare Consulting

 Corporate Integrity Agreements: A Key to Understanding Compliance Issues From the OIG Perspective
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar (Audio, PPT Presentation)
Program Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Previous Previous training or research on subject matter being taught.
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (1) Hour
Fields of Study: Auditing-Governmental
Item Number: 14PHC0227
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

What are CIAs? Why are they important to helping me understand healthcare fraud? Who is currently operating under a CIA? Where do I find them? What can I learn from CIAs? Other helpful resources and tools.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Define Corporate Integrity Agreements (CIAs)
- Articulate why are they important to helping us understand healthcare fraud
- Identify who is currently operating under a CIA List current CIAs and issues addressed
- Identify helpful tools and resources

Who Should Attend

Anyone interested in learning more about emerging issues in healthcare fraud from the perspective of the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), CEOs, CPAs, Attorneys, Practitioners, etc.

Presenter(s)

Cindy Collier, MHA, MSA, CPA/ABV/CFF, ASA, CVA, CMPE, CPHIT
Ms. Cindy Collier has many years of experience in the healthcare field and over 20 years of valuation experience. This includes valuation and strategic financial management consulting services to healthcare providers nationwide such as physician services, financial reporting, intangible assets, mergers & acquisitions, and litigation consulting. She has valued all areas of healthcare including hospitals, medical device companies, physician practices, and long-term care facilities. Ms. Collier's clients include healthcare entities throughout the United States as well as a variety of physician practices, ambulatory surgery centers, dental practices, veterinary practices, long-term care businesses, dental practices, university and community hospitals, integrated delivery systems, medical device companies, healthcare technology companies, medical service providers, pharmaceutical and biotech companies, professional associations, attorneys, consultants, and managed care payers.

Ms. Collier is nationally recognized as a distinguished thought leader and educator, and contributor to the valuation body of knowledge. Published in 2009, she co-edited a legal and financial reference book titled BVR's Guide to Healthcare Valuation, 2009 Edition. She serves as a technical reviewer and national faculty member for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts™ (NACVA®). She served as an adjunct professor at the Duke University Fuqua School of Business and a visiting scholar at the Ohio State University Fisher College of Business, Department of Finance. Ms. Collier also served as a Center Scholar in the Center for Health Outcomes, Policy, and Evaluation Studies (HOPES) at the Ohio State University School of Medicine, and was awarded a lifetime Batten Fellowship at the University of Virginia, Darden Graduate School of Business.

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY:

1988 to February Present: CEO and Founder, Healthcare Valuation Solutions

Professional consulting services firm specializing in healthcare business valuation, encompassing fair market valuation of physician services, buy-in and transition strategy for medical practices, valuation for divorce purposes, valuation of intangible assets, economic loss assessment, healthcare business accounts receivable management, mergers & acquisitions, financial analysis and research, strategic management, physician integration, purchase and/or sale of medical practices, medical device companies, long-term care companies, hospitals, and litigation consulting.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

Member of the Board of Examiners for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Administered by the United States Department of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology (2004)
Technical Reviewer, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
National Faculty Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Technical Reviewer, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
National Faculty Member, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
American Health Lawyers Association National Mediation and Arbitration Panel

PROFESSIONAL HONORS:

Lifetime Batten Institute Fellowship, University of Virginia, Darden Graduate School of Business, 2002
Outstanding Member Award, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, 2007

ACCREDITATIONS & LICENSES:

Certified Public Accountant, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Accredited in Business Valuation, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Certified in Financial Forensics, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Certified Valuation Analyst, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
Accredited Senior Appraiser, American Society of Appraisers
Certified Medical Practice Executive Medical Group Management Association
Certified Professional in Healthcare Information Technology

EDUCATION:

Master of Science in Accounting, University of Virginia
Master of Health Care Administration, Duke University
B.A. in Psychology with Distinction, University of Virginia

PUBLICATIONS:

Co-editor, BVR's Guide to Healthcare Valuation, 2009 Edition

TEACHING:

Adjunct Professor, Capital University Law School, Columbus, Ohio, Life Care Planner
Adjunct Professor, Duke University Fuqua School of Business
Center Scholar, Ohio State University School of Medicine, Center for Health Outcomes, Policy, and Evaluation
studies (HOPES)
Lecturer, Duke University Medical School
Lecturer, University of Virginia
Darden Graduate School of Business, Faculty, MBA Courses University of Virginia
Visiting Scholar, Ohio State University Fisher College of Business Department of Finance