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Healthcare Fraud and Abuse— Navigating the Uh-Oh! Issues Facing Healthcare Companies

 Healthcare Fraud and Abuse— Navigating the Uh-Oh! Issues Facing Healthcare Companies
CPE Credit

Program Type: VideoCast (Audio,Video, PPT Presentation)
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (2) Hour
Fields of Study: Business Law
Item Number: 15PHCSD1118B
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

This webinar will provide an overview of healthcare fraud and abuse issues to help healthcare executives, consultants, and other professionals navigate an increasingly onerous regulatory climate. The presenters will discuss important regulatory, compliance, and enforcement activity during 2012-2013, noteworthy settlements and lessons learned over the past year, and continuing developments with the Stark Law, the Anti-Kickback Statute, the False Claims Act, and reporting of overpayments.

To illustrate the importance of compliance on these issues, we will apply these to case scenarios and real-life examples. Finally, the presentation will also outline best practices in compliance as well as addressing potential regulatory violations, including through the CMS and OIG self-disclosure protocols.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Identify key fraud and abuse issues that should be taken into account in undertaking any audit, investigation, or transaction
- Discuss how to engage appropriate personnel in addressing these issues

Who Should Attend

This webinar is appropriate for healthcare executives and any professional, including lawyers and consultants, who provide guidance on healthcare operations, transactions, investigations, or other issues where fraud and abuse concerns may be implicated. The webinar will be appropriate for all parties with moderate healthcare knowledge.


Joseph Van Leer
Mr. Joseph (Joe) Van Leer focuses his practice on counseling health care providers in corporate, transactional, and compliance issues, including fraud and abuse, physician arrangements, licensure, accreditation and enrollment issues, reimbursement, and general corporate and regulatory matters. Joe’s experience consists of representing health systems, home health and hospice agencies, durable medical equipment suppliers, infusion pharmacies, long term acute care hospitals, and a variety of other health care sector providers.