Conferences and Speeches

American Health Lawyers Association Fraud and Compliance Forum

Monday, October 6, 2014 {ml-event-to} Tuesday, October 7, 2014
01:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

Please join White Collar Litigation partner Katie McDermott and Healthcare partner Al Shay as they present at the American Health Lawyers Association Fraud and Compliance Forum.

October 6–7, 2014

Hilton Baltimore Hotel
401 West Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Quality of Care: False Claims Act and Qui Tam Enforcement
The investigation of health industry compliance with high-quality standards is a significant government enforcement trend that crosses many different health industry sectors. Katie McDermott and Civil Chief for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Philadelphia Margaret Hutchinson will explore investigation trends, legal theories, and case illustrations related to quality of care enforcement under the False Claims Act and its qui tam whistleblower provisions. Ms. McDermott, who is on the American Health Lawyers Association’s (AHLA’s) Program Planning Committee, will also participate in the AHLA Women’s Leadership Council breakfast session, “Useful Tips for Developing a Successful Speaking Event.”

Monday, October 6, 2014
11:30 am–12:30 pm

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
1:30–2:30 pm

Public Interest Session: Fraud and Abuse Risk and Population Health Management
Al Shay will lead a session that explores the broad definition of population health management, how the concept is being integrated into various payment/reimbursement systems, and what healthcare providers, now responsible for the overall health status of defined populations, are doing to manage these new responsibilities.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
9:45–10:45 am

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
2:45–3:45 pm