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Day 1 - PYA's Summer CPE Symposium: Hot Topics in Healthcare

Thursday, June 20, 2024
11:00 am1:30 pm

During two half-day virtual sessions, PYA’s team of thought leaders and guest speakers will offer in-depth and timely information focused on a variety of trending healthcare financial and compliance topics.


SESSION #1: "Medicare Reimbursement and Effective Cost Reporting"

One CPE credit in Specialized Knowledge

Presented by PYA Director of Reimbursement Emily Wetsel

Learning Objectives:
• Understand the key prospective payment system hospital settlement impact items
• Learn key cost-based reimbursement strategies for critical access hospitals for efficient cost reporting
• Learn provider-based rural health clinic settlement impacts from and strategies for the Medicare cost report
• Understand the wage index and what it means for your organization’s Medicare reimbursement
• Gain helpful tips for smooth Medicare cost report reviews or audits

SESSION #2: "Insights from the DOJ: Management Accountability for an Effective Compliance Program"

One CPE credit in Specialized Knowledge

Presented by PYA Principals Tynan Kugler and Karin Anderson

Learning Objectives:
• Hear an overview of the “Principles of Federal Prosecution of Business Organizations” in the U.S. Justice Manual
• Learn from an overview of the U.S. Department of Justice Criminal Division’s “Evaluation of Corporate Compliance Programs”
• Understand the government’s expectations for demonstrating an effective compliance program
• Gain best practices for assessing and implementing the key provisions of the DOJ’s guidance.

Each session will offer one CPE* credit, with up to four CPE credits available for those who attend all live sessions. You are welcome to attend all sessions each day, or just individual sessions as preferred.