Bass, Berry & Sims and the Tennessee Hospital Association recently sponsored the Nashville Healthcare Fraud Conference, a full-day seminar providing insight into fraud and abuse enforcement issues within the healthcare industry. Panel discussions were led by experienced counsel and government attorneys who offered insight into a variety of healthcare fraud and abuse topics, including:

  • Year in Review: Looking Back on Healthcare Fraud Issues in 2015
  • How Healthcare Organizations Prevent Whistleblowers
  • A Deeper Dive on Data Mining
  • Overpayments and Self Disclosures
  • Navigating Parallel Proceedings
  • Addressing Physician Compensation Issues in Due Diligence
  • Conducting Effective Witness Interviews
  • Anatomy of a Healthcare Fraud Investigation
  • Practical Tips for GCs: Managing Compliance Issues from the Client’s Perspective

Keynote remarks were offered by Kerry Harvey, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky, who offered practical tips to healthcare providers navigating an increasingly challenging enforcement environment.

The Healthcare Fraud Conference Brochure and the 2015 Healthcare Fraud Conference Presentation are both available online.