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Fraud and Compliance Forum

Sunday, September 27, 2015 - Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Hilton Baltimore Hotel
Baltimore, MD

Program Description

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This program covers Stark, False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback Statute, and the enforcement efforts in these areas. Faculty will also address emerging regulatory trends, recent case law and legislative developments, and how they will affect legal and compliance practices in health care. Every year, this program brings together legal counsel, compliance officers, and government representatives for an invaluable learning and networking opportunity.

The program will feature a Keynote Address from Joyce R. Branda, Deputy Assistant Attorney General from the Office of Assistant Attorney General, Civil Division of the DOJ. Elizabeth Carder-Thompson will follow with the Year in Review. In-depth breakout sessions include:

  • Moving to Outcome-Oriented Care: Regulatory and Enforcement Challenges
  • Corporate Integrity Agreements: Lessons Learned from Implementation, for companies with and without a CIA
  • Defending FCA Lawsuits Based on the “Swapping” Theory of Anti-Kickback Liability
  • Compliance in Behavioral Health
  • Managed Care: Fraud and Abuse’s New Frontier
  • Primer sessions on Anti-Kickback, Stark Law, Fair Market Value, HIPAA, Compliance, and False Claims Act

Interested in Exhibiting? See here

AHLA is pleased to offer the 2015 Health Care Compliance Resource Guide. This free resource contains extremely valuable analysis and commentary about current compliance issues from leading health care experts.

Program Materials

We will not automatically be printing binders for everyone. All materials will be available on a website prior to the program and handed out on a flash drive at the program. For those who still do want the binder they will be available for an additional fee; please order on the registration form.

All registrants will receive an email a week prior to the program with a link to the materials. This website is for attendees only and is not posted to the public. You must have the direct link to the website. The email will come AHLA Member Services. To ensure registrants receive this email and is not caught by a spam filter, please white list

Cancellation / Substitutions

Cancellations must be received in writing by September 18, 2015. Refunds will not be issued for cancellations received after the cancellation date. Registration fee, minus the $125 administrative fee, will be refunded approximately 3-4 weeks following the program. If you wish to send a substitute, need more information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies please call (202) 833-1100 prompt #5. Note that the registration fee is based on the AHLA membership status of the individual who actually attends the program.

Monday, Sep 28 | 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM

Continuing Education

CLE/MCLE: AHLA has applied for 15.5 credits (including 2.0 ethics credits) for 60-minute states and approximately 18.6 (including 2.4 ethics credits) credits for 50-minute states. The number of credits approved my vary state to state. Introductory remarks, breaks, luncheons, and receptions are not included in the computation of credit hours. Participants will be given CLE Request forms at the program. Forms must be completed and returned to AHLA staff to receive credit. The sessions, unless otherwise designated, are intermediate to advanced in level. There are no prerequisites required to register for this program.

CPE: This seminar will be worth approximately 18.0 CPE credits. AHLA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. NASBA's web site is located at

CCB: AHLA has been approved for 18.6 Compliance Certification Board (CCB) credits.

This program is designed to be an update on developments in the area of fraud and abuse and compliance issues. There are no prerequisites or advanced preparations required to register for this group live program. Those seeking accounting credits should be familiar with the basic concepts of law and terminology associated with this area in order to obtain the full educational benefit of this program.

Sunday, Sep 27 | 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Sunday, Sep 27 | 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Monday, Sep 28 | 07:00 AM - 08:00 AM
Monday, Sep 28 | 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Monday, Sep 28 | 04:45 PM - 06:00 PM
Monday, Sep 28 | 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Tuesday, Sep 29 | 07:00 AM - 07:50 AM


Hilton Baltimore Hotel
401 W Pratt St
Baltimore, MD 21201
(443) 573-8700
Online Reservation

Room Rates: $212 single/double occupancy
Hotel Cut-Off Date: Friday, September 11, 2015

Hotel accommodations are not included in the registration fee. When making reservations, please indicate that you are with the AHLA Fraud and Compliance Forum; the room block may sell out prior to hotel cut-off date.


Official Travel Provider ATC (Association Travel Concepts) – Visit the AHLA travel portal for discounts on air and car reservations

Discounts and Services:

  • Up to 5% off applicable classes of service for tickets purchased more than 30 days prior to the meeting. Restrictions apply and not all classes of service apply for the discount. (United Airlines). Up to 5% off applicable classes of service for tickets purchased prior to the meeting. (Delta).
  • Discounts apply for travel for AHLA 2015 meetings, discounts available 3 days pre/post meeting start/end dates.

Restrictions apply. *Service fees apply to ticketed reservations. You may also call your own agency or the vendors directly and refer to the following ID numbers:

  • Delta: NMJYR (800-328-1111)
  • Hertz Rentals: CV#031C0020 (800-654-2240)
  • Enterprise: 32H7476 (800-593-0505)

Program Planning Committee

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Robert G. Homchick Chair Davis Wright Tremaine LLP Seattle, WA
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Joan P. Dailey Member DHHS Office of the General Counsel Washington, DC
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J. Reginald Hill Member LifePoint Health Brentwood, TN
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John E. Kelly Member Bass Berry & Sims PLC Washington, DC
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Katherine A. Lauer Member Latham & Watkins LLP San Diego, CA
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Albert W. Shay Member Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP Washington, DC

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  • Affiliated Monitors, Inc.
  • Altegra Health
  • Bloomberg BNA
  • BRG Healthcare
  • Cardiovascular Peer Review
  • Coker Group
  • Compliance Consortium
  • FTI Consulting
  • HCCS, A HealthStream Company
  • iContracts, Inc.
  • MediTract Inc
  • Navigant
  • Ntracts LLC
  • Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Protenus, Inc
  • PYA
  • VMG Health
  • Wipfli LLP
  • Wolters Kluwer
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