2019 ALABAMA HEALTHCARE FRAUD SUMMIT
September 20, 2019 – 8:00am to 4:30pm
Birmingham, Alabama at The Club
Experts from the FBI, HHS OIG, the US Attorney’s Office, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, and the legal sector come together for this unique educational opportunity.
Physicians, practice managers, compliance officers, and other healthcare organization stakeholders will learn about:
CMS Fraud – How to Detect, Avoid and Report
Opioid Fraud and Abuse – From the Front Lines
Pharmacy Benefits Managers Explained
Physician Payment Sunshine Act
Qui Tam / Whistle Blower Statutes
Breakfast and lunch included.
Promotional discount codes available through our presenters and sponsors.
SEATING IS LIMITED. REGISTER EARLY!!
Interested in sponsoring this event? Booth and table sponsorships are available.
Continuing Education Credit – Physicians
Southern Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
|7:30 – 8:15||Sign In & Welcome||Welcome by sponsoring organizations|
|8:15 – 8:30||Opening Remarks:||Johnnie Sharp, Jr., FBI Special Agent in Charge (SAC)
FBI Birmingham Division
Jay Town, United States Attorney
Northern District of Alabama.
|8:30 – 9:30||FBI Healthcare Fraud Unit||Dan Harkness, FBI Supervisory Special Agent
Healthcare Fraud Unit
FBI Headquarters, Washington, DC
|9:30 – 10:30||Opioids and Healthcare||Kyle King, FBI Special Agent
FBI Birmingham Division
Special Agent Jeff Inman, (co-presenter)
U.S. Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General
|10:30 – 11:30||Healthcare Fraud: A Payer’s Perspective||Blake Henson Esq.
Network Integrity Manager
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
|11:30 – 12:30||Lunch Served|
|12:30 – 1:15||To Be Announced||J B Ward, Assistant United States Attorney
Northern District of Alabama
|1:15 – 2:00||Navigating Qui Tam/Whistle-blower Actions||Brad Robertson
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
|2:00 – 2:45||To Be Announced||Jim Sturdivant, Shareholder
Sirote & Permutt
|3:00 – 4:30||Legal Round Table
|DJ Simonetti, Shareholder
J B Ward
Speakers, presentations and times may be subject to change.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Southern Medical Association and InfraGard Healthcare. The Southern Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.