First Healthcare Compliance hosts Andrew B. Wilson attorney and legislative specialist in Morris James LLP’s Health Care Industry and Government Relations Groups for an interactive discussion on “Telemedicine Compliance Primer - Using Delaware as a Model.” Telemedicine is booming nationwide. Practices of all sizes - from the solo practice to the hospital system - are
Catherine Short talks with Eileen Grena, Assistant Dean and Executive Director of GICLS a/k/a Graduate, International, Compliance and Legal Studies and Pam Beech, Director of Graduate Programs of Widener University Delaware Law School about “Legal Degree Program Possibilities for Compliance Professionals.” We will talk about available legal education for compliance professionals at the graduate-level. These
First Healthcare Compliance hosts Stephen Dickens, attorney and Vice President of Medical Practice Services at SVMIC for an interactive discussion on “When It Just Is Not Working: Progressive Discipline & Termination.” This presentation outlines the importance of providing effective employee feedback including performance improvement plans. Outlining best practices for documentation the simplest method for termination
First Healthcare Compliance hosts Donald A. Balasa, JD, MBA, Chief Executive Officer and Legal Counsel of the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) for an interactive discussion on “The Role of Medical Assistants in Medicare CCM and TCM.” The Medicare Chronic Care Management (CCM) and Transitional Care Management (TCM) programs are relatively new and are
First Healthcare Compliance hosts Karna W. Morrow, CPC, RCC, CCS-P, AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM Trainer, Director Consulting at Coding Strategies, Inc. for an interactive discussion on “Is Your 2019 Compliance Plan Ready?” Resources are limited in every medical practice. Time for audits and other coding/billing compliance related tasks is necessary but can frequently be scheduled for "tomorrow."
Catherine Short talks with Trey Scott, attorney at Kennedy, Attorneys and Counselors at Law, a health law boutique in Dallas, Texas about “Good with God: An Overview of Stark, Anti-Kickback, and False Claims Act.” On this episode we will discuss important definitions, review exceptions and safe harbors, and provide an understanding of penalties for violations.
First Healthcare Compliance hosts Wendy Stirnkorb, President & CEO of Stirnkorb Consulting, LLC for an interactive discussion on “Scanning the Unscannable: Improving Patient Flow in MRI.” Let's Slay the Myth that MRI safety practices come at the expense of throughput. What if there were a better way to provide safe MR imaging to patients, in
First Healthcare Compliance hosts Raymond Ribble, founder of SPHER Inc. and co-founder of Fusion Systems Co., Ltd. for an interactive discussion on “HIPAA Security Rule - How to Manage Adherence.” Raymond leads this webinar on approaching a Security Risk Assessment and understanding the benefits and impact the audit has within your organization. Educational Objectives: 1.
Catherine Short talks with Matt Kelly, CEO of Radical Compliance, about “Whistleblower Hotlines, Retaliation, and Building a Speak-Up Culture.” We will discuss the current state of whistleblower hotline law, specifically anti-retaliation; and how a compliance officer can use a whistleblower hotline more productively to support a stronger speak-up culture across the board. We will also
First Healthcare Compliance hosts Stephen A. Dickens, attorney and Vice President of SVMIC for an interactive discussion on “Delivering Exceptional Patient Experience.” As trends away from patient satisfaction toward the patient experience, it is important for physicians, practice executives and staff to understand how this shift in ideology will affect their practice. Influencing patient experience