This seminar is tailored for Alabama health care providers. It is designed to update the attendee on federal and state rules and regulations. You will be provided with practical useful information including;
- Physician/Hospital Joint Ventures
- Alabama's New Office-Based Surgery Regulations
- Negotiating Physician Employment Agreements
- Physician Recruitment Agreements
- Corporate Responsibility For Health Care Providers
- New EMTALA Regulations
- Health Care Fraud Update
This experienced faculty will have answers to your most troubling questions.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
I. Physician/Hospital Joint Ventures: How To Work Together Without Breaking
A. The Legal Framework: Basic Do's And Don'ts
B. Special Considerations For Tax-Exempt Hospitals
C. Ambulatory Surgery Centers
D. Alternatives To True Joint Ventures
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
II. Alabama's New Office-Based Surgery Regulations
A. A National Trend
B. Who Has To Comply
C. 'Grey' Areas
10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
III. Negotiating Physician Employment Agreements
C. Term And Termination
D. Malpractice Coverage
E. Other General Provisions
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
IV. Physician Recruitment Agreements: Key Issues And Risk Areas
A. Anti-Kickback, Stark And IRS Issues
B. Recruitment Options
1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
V. Corporate Responsibility For Health Care Providers: Sarbanes Oxley And
New OIG Guidance
A. Sarbanes-Oxley And It's Effect On Alabama Health Care Providers
B. OIG's Resource For Health Care Boards Of Directors
2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
VI. New EMTALA Regulations: Clarification – Sort Of!
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
VII. Healthcare Fraud Update: New Developments And Trends
A. OIG Fraud Alerts, Bulletins And Guidance
B. OIG 2004 Work Plan
C. Recent Advisory Opinions