Join First Healthcare Compliance and Shauna Itri, Esq of Berger & Montague for a discussion of False Claims Act Liability And Whistleblower Laws in the healthcare setting. A whistleblower or qui tam action can provide financial rewards to individuals who provide information that a company or individual has defrauded the government. The primary statutes under
Health care providers often have a difficult time trying to determine when co-payments and deductibles may be properly waived. Similarly, the extension of "professional courtesy" continues to be a problem in many practices. In this session, we will cover the risks you face when waiving co-payments and / or deductibles involving government and private payor
This webinar will cover essential concepts pertaining to the disaster management continuum including preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery. The presentation will focus on the necessity of “All Hazards Planning” and utilization of a trusted emergency management model known as the Incident Command System (ICS) as it pertains to health care facilities. The program will also
Once people offered their opinions and recommendations about surgeons and physicians in person. Today, people grab their smart phones and instantly post their thoughts, reviews, and opinions online for countless others to see. Is your practice equipped to manage its reputation online? Join us as we discuss how to manage your practice's online reputation. Objectives:
The CDC has officially declared prescription drug abuse in the US an epidemic - 100 people die from drug overdoses every day, most caused by prescription drugs. As a result, healthcare risk managers are strongly encouraged to mitigate exposure for providers and organizations facing the increasing regulatory and legal consequences of inappropriately prescribing and monitoring
The PCI Basics webinar will cover the history of PCI, why it is important to comply with PCI, and how to become compliant.
A discussion covering the issues and misconceptions surrounding the implementation of security measures within the framework of a healthcare practice.
First Healthcare Compliance hosts Jennifer Kirschenbaum of Kirschenbaum & Kirschenbaum for a discussion on what information is protected by HIPAA, how you can use protected information, how to protect against a breach and what to do if a breach happens.
The seminar will include examples of best practices for policies and language for employers to include in their Employee Handbook. Attendees will learn how to: provide information to employers regarding employee handbooks, discuss different types of policies to include in employee handbooks, and discuss employer's use of the handbook can help in defending against employee