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  • CMS Emergency Preparedness: What You Need to Know Prior to November’s Deadline

    Length: 60 minutes

    On this webinar, our partner, Yale New Haven, joins us to assist providers and suppliers in preparing to meet the needs of their patients, residents, clients, and participants during disasters and emergency situations by ensuring compliance to these new conditions of participation.

    Presented by:
    James L. Paturas
    Director, Center for Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response
    Yale New Haven Health System

  • Meeting Regulatory Compliance for Clinical Research

    Length: 40 minutes

    Medicines development and clinical research are among the most heavily regulated activities. In order to conduct high-quality, safe, and ethical clinical research it is imperative that our workforce is both competent and compliant. Join us as we take a look at how one organization, Sarah Cannon Research Institute, implemented a successful training program that ensures competency and improved clinical research.

    Presented by:
    Jennifer Stoop, Associate Product Manager, HCCS
    Renee Smith, Senior Director, Global Quality and Education, Sarah Cannon Research Institute

  • Creating a Welcoming Environment for LGBTQ Patients

    Length: 60 minutes

    On this webinar, our content partner Cedar Interactive will explain the laws regarding LGBTQ Patient Care, Medicare & Medicaid compliance both for visitors and medical decision-makers, anti-discrimination regulations, sensitivity and appropriate treatment for all LGBTQ patients. Cedar Interactive has created an important online learning environment for healthcare providers that focuses on providing supportive and affirming care to patients of different sexual orientations and gender identities to ensure the best possible outcomes for these patients.

    Presented by:
    Sarah Bender, MA, Health Equity Strategist and Consultant

  • Best Practices for HIPAA Compliance

    Length: 60 minutes

    Healthcare organizations often focus on simply meeting compliance requirements, rather than protecting information, assets, and people. They often ignore environmental factors such as changing business models, increased complexity in the IT environment, and other threats that place systems, information, and patients at risk. This session will look at some of the common compliance gaps that are typical areas of deficiency during OCR’s audits and investigation. The session will also provide lessons from recent enforcement incidents.

    Presented by:
    Marti Arvin, VP of Audit Strategy for CynergisTek

  • Protecting Patient Information from Increased Cybersecurity Threats

    Length: 60 minutes

    In this informative webinar, nationally recognized privacy and security expert Mac McMillan, co-founder and CEO of CynergisTek, will use real-world examples to examine some of the most pressing security concerns that exist in healthcare today and discuss how it threatens security, patient privacy and compliance with regulatory requirements. McMillan will also provide guidance on how to determine risks, foster awareness, and respond proactively and effectively.

    Presented by:
    Mac McMillian, CEO, Cynergistek

  • Identifying and Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

    Length: 60 minutes

    In this Webinar, we will preview an online course available from HCCS, a HealthStream company, titled “Preventing Sexual Harassment for Healthcare Organizations”. This online course reduces risk to your organization by arming staff with foundational knowledge of what sexual harassment is, how to recognize it, and when and to whom it should be reported. This course complies with state training regulations, including California’s requirements under AB 1825, and educates management on how to properly respond to sexual harassment complaints.

    Presented by:
    Debbie Newsholme, Senior Director of Content Operations at HCCS

  • False Claims Act: Roundtable with the Experts

    Length: 60 minutes

    Violations of the False Claims Act costs healthcare entities millions of dollars each year plus negative press coverage and reputational damage. Is your organization as protected from this risk as possible? Join us as we talk with two expert healthcare attorneys about best practices to avoid running afoul of the government and what to do if you cannot prevent a violation.

    Moderated by: Debbie Newsholme, Senior Director of Content Operations at HCCS

    Special Guest Speakers: Andrew Zwerling and John Martin Attorneys from Garfunkel Wild, PC

  • Section 1557: What to Know About the New ACA Requirements

    Length: 60 minutes

    Effective May 13, 2016, Office of Civil Right (OCR) issued a final rule implementing Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act. Building on long-standing and familiar civil rights principles, Section 1557 takes important steps forward as it’s the first federal civil rights law to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in health care. Join this webinar as we discuss the legal implications of this new ruling and the comprehensive training that is necessary to comply.

    Presented by:
    Debbie Newsholme, Senior Director of Content Operations at HCCS, a HealthStream® Company, and Jennifer Kearns, Partner at Duane Morris, LLP

  • COI and Big Data: What Can We Learn from Large Databases of Provider Disclosures?

    Length: 60 minutes

    The CMS “Open Payments” database and the Medicare “Part D Prescriber” database have begun to yield important correlations between pharmaceutical company payments and prescribing patterns. This webinar will provide insight on how “big data” analytics can be used to identify outliers at both a macro level (a hospital within a system) and the micro level (a provider within a hospital) to target compliance efforts where they are most appropriate.

    Presented by:
    Bill Sacks, Vice President, COI Product Management, HCCS, and Alan Beer, Senior Systems Engineer, Carolinas HealthCare System

  • The Secret is Out: Highlights of the OIG's 2017 Workplan

    Length: 60 minutes

    Participants in this webinar will be provided with an overview of the OIG's latest Work Plan (emphasizing Medicare Part A and Part B audits) and other timely information regarding government enforcement to help guide you on the road to health care compliance.

    Presented by:
    Lourdes M. Martinez, Partner/Director at Garfunkel Wild, P.C.

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