Navigation Links
Critical HCCA Web/Audio Conference Will Review Office of Inspector General Compliance Concerns Outlined in FY 2008 Work Plan
Date:10/15/2007

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) will host a two-part audio/web conference to review important compliance concerns for hospitals and for physicians outlined in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) 2008 Work Plan. It is an essential resource for the health care industry.

This vital two-part audio/web conference will provide an in-depth review of issues and projects the OIG believes are crucial and which will become the primary focus of the OIG's efforts during the 2008 fiscal year. Part I of the audio/web conference -- 2008 OIG Work Plan for Hospitals -- will be held on October 25, 2007 at 12 Noon Central Time. Part II -- 2008 OIG Work Plan for Physicians -- will be held on October 26, 2007 at 12 Noon Central Time.

Panel of Experts

HCCA has assembled an expert panel for this critical audio/web conference including:

-- Carol Lessans, Director of Planning, Reporting, and Analysis

Division of the Office of Management and Policy, OIG

-- George M. Reeb, Assistant Inspector General for Centers of

Medicare and Medicaid Audits, OIG

-- Brian Ritchie, Assistant Inspector General for Evaluation

and Inspections, Office of Evaluation and Inspections, OIG

-- Georgeann Edford, President, Coding Compliance Solutions, LLC

-- Steven Ortquist, Partner, Mead & Roach, LLP, and Mead & Roach

Consulting, LLP

-- Sheryl Vacca, CHC, Senior Vice President/Chief Compliance and

Audit Officer, University of California System

Registration Information

More details and registration information are available on the HCCA Web site at

http://www.hcca-info.org/StaticContent/2008OIGworkplan_2parts.pdf.

Call HCCA with questions at 888/580-8373 or 952/988-0141.

Audio/Web Conference Contact:

Melanie Gross

HCCA

6500 Barrie Road, Suite 250

Minneapolis, MN 55435

melanie.gross@hcca-info.org

888/580-8373

About the HCCA

The Health Care Compliance Association, established in 1996, is the only national, non-profit organization solely dedicated to improving the quality of compliance. Its mission is to champion ethical practice and compliance standards and to provide the necessary resources for ethics and compliance professionals and others who share these principles.

Visit HCCA's Web site at http://www.hcca-info.org. Tel: 888/580-8373.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Health Care Compliance Association
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Cells critical for asthma development found
2. Ultrasound Screening Could Improve The Outcome Of Critically ill Patients
3. Sleep Not Critical For Early Brain Development Of Baby Dolphins
4. Critically Ill Patients More At Risk Of Infection If Glucose Is Present In Their Lung Secretions
5. Dietary supplementation of Folic Acid Requires Critical Evaluation
6. Past President Narayanans Condition Still Critical
7. Bacterial infestation in food very critical!
8. Critical Decisions Have To Be Taken By Mothers Of Premature Babies
9. Heart Transplant Twin Recovering, But Brother Critical
10. Australia In Search Of A Better Way to Handle Critically Ill Patients and Balance Elective Surgery
11. Yeast Genome Unravels Genes Critical For Maintaining DNA Integrity
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... First ... United States, named Dr. Sesan Ogunleye, as the Medical Director of its new Mesquite-Samuell ... facility Medical Director of our new Mesquite location,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) , ... June 25, ... ... to helping both athletes and non-athletes recover from injury. Recently, he has implemented ... for the Oklahoma City area —Johnson is one of the first doctors to ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Conventional wisdom preaches the benefits of moderation, whether it’s a ... the bar too high can result in disappointment, perhaps even self-loathing. However, those who ... , Research from PsychTests.com reveals that behind the tendency to set ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Those who have experienced traumatic events ... turn to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or alcohol abuse, as a coping mechanism. ... tools for healthy coping following a traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers tend to feel ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of control. Prone to extreme mood shifts ... upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. “If there was a knife ... and say he was going to kill them. If we were driving on the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... INDIANAPOLIS , June 23, 2016 ... Tomorrow,s Leaders Scholarship is any indication, the future is ... online at www.diabetesscholars.org by the Diabetes Scholars ... in the way of academic and community service excellence. ... program since 2012, and continues to advocate for people ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Revolutionary technology includes multi-speaker ... , industry leaders in advanced audiology and hearing aid ... Opn ™, the world,s first internet connected hearing aid ... devices.      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160622/382240 ) ... of ,world firsts,: , TwinLink™ - the ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016 The vast majority of dialysis ... facility.  Treatments are usually 3 times a week, with ... including travel time, equipment preparation and wait time.  This ... grueling for patients who are elderly and frail.  Many ... and rehabilitation centers for some duration of time. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: