Understanding the Basics of Fraud & Abuse in the Health Care Industry

July 17, 2012
Pennsylvania Bar Institute

12:30 pm - 4:45 pm ET

Presented on July 17, July 26 and July 31, 2012.

Learn what you need to know about the “BIG 3” (the Anti-Kickback Statute; the Stark Law; and the False Claims Act) to protect your clients
These three major federal fraud and abuse laws can lead to civil or criminal charges against hospitals, physicians and other health care entities. You’ll cover these major laws in addition to other federal and state fraud and abuse laws and regulations so you can address your clients’ needs.

Get the proactive compliance strategies that will help your client stay out of trouble
Find out how to establish and implement a corporate compliance program. You’ll also cover compliance program operational issues and uncover the details of conducting internal investigations, responding to subpoenas, search warrants and other information requests.

Discover popular collaborations and joint venture models
Learn more about ancillary services arrangements and other popular collaborations and joint venture models among and between physicians, medical groups and hospitals.


Course Planner
David S. Sokolow, Esq.
Fox Rothschild LLP, Philadelphia

William H. Maruca, Esq.
Fox Rothschild LLP, Pittsburgh

Todd A. Rodriguez, Esq.
Fox Rothschild LLP, Exton

Michael A. Comber, Esq.
U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of PA, Pittsburgh

Devid A. Degnan, Esq.
U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of PA, Philadelphia

David M. Laigaie, Esq.
Dilworth Paxson LLP, Philadelphia

David C. Marshall, Esq.
Latsha, Davis, Yohe & McKenna, P.C., Mechanicsburg

Daniel M. Mulholland, III, Esq.
Horty, Springer & Mattern, P.C., Pittsburgh

Kevin E. Raphael, Esq.
Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP, Philadelphia

Paula G. Sanders, Esq.
Post & Schell PC, Harrisburg

Andew M. Stone, Esq.
Stone Law Firm LLC, Pittsburgh


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