Session ID: 
159

Equipping Health Technology Buyers and Sellers for Potential Increased U.S. Governmental Scrutiny

3:00pm - 4:00pm Wednesday, March 7
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Palazzo G

Description

Through its meaningful use program, the U.S. government has invested billions of dollars into encouraging the adoption of EHR technology by healthcare providers. Both buyers and sellers of EHR technology need to understand their responsibilities pertaining to the False Claims Act, the Anti-Kickback Statute, and potential patient safety issues arising from software that is found to be defective and/or has poor usability. Insights gained from these various programs will enable both buyers and sellers to create an effective and functional compliance program.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Explain key provisions and mechanisms of the False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Statute
  • Discuss the ways that to minimize risk and exposure of these programs for vendors and provider organizations
  • Identify steps for developing and implementing an effective compliance program
  • Prepare attendees to develop an action plan to mitigate risks associated with patient safety and Meaningful Use EHR certification issues

Speaker(s): 

Partner,
Ogden Murphy Wallace, PLLC
Attorney ,
Ogden Murphy Wallace
Continuing Education Credits: 
ABPM
1.00
ACHE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00
PDU
1.00

Audience: 

CIO, CTO
C-Suite
Senior IT Executive

Level: 

Intermediate

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