Town Hall Meeting with Federal Enforcement Officials
Hosted by Fraud and Abuse, Hospitals and Health Systems, Regulation, Accreditation, and Payment, Post-Acute and Long Term Services, and Behavioral Health Task Force
Sponsored by Ankura
Gregory E. Demske
Office of the Inspector General, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC
Michael D. Granston
Director, Civil Fraud Section
Commercial Litigation Branch, US Department of Justice, Washington, DC
Amanda P.M. Strachan
Chief of the Health Care Unit, Health Care Fraud Unit, US Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to ask questions of leaders from the Department of Justice Civil Division, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Boston, and the Office of Counsel to the Inspector General and hear directly from these government representatives about enforcement priorities and other areas of focus. Attendees will have the opportunity to submit questions and will also benefit from hearing the questions asked by their colleagues.
NPDB: Hot Topics in Research and Reporting
Hosted by Medical Staff, Credentialing, and Peer Review and Physician Organizations
Sponsored by Affiliated Monitors Inc.
Harnam Singh, Ph.D.
Chief Research and Data Officer, Division of Practitioner Data Bank, Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration
Dr. Harnam Singh will discuss HRSA’s emerging research on the career impact to physicians of National Practitioner Databank adverse action reports. He will also provide background and perspective on the October 2018 revisions to the NPDB Guidebook on such topics as voluntary refrain agreements, quality improvement plans, proctoring with a first assistant, and timing of summary suspension reports. Dr. Singh will reserve time for audience comments and discussion.