Mergers and Acquisitions: Compliance Concerns Before and After the Deal Closes

March 13, 2018
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Pines Manor
2085 Lincoln Highway
Edison, NJ 08817
http://www.pinesmanor.com/
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Registration and Breakfast 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Morning Session 8:30 am – 12:05 pm
Lunch 12:05 pm –1:00 pm
Afternoon Session 1:00 pm – 4:10 pm
Networking and Happy Hour! 4:10 pm –  ???

 

  • Welcome & New Jersey Hospital Association Update  8:30 am – 8:45 am 
  • Hot Topics in Compliance and Physician Issues  8:45 am – 10:00 am           

Recent developments and what to expect in the upcoming year on topics including an overview of criminal and civil enforcement activities, areas of ongoing OIG audit and investigative focus, the latest risks to consider in hospital-physician arrangements and highlights of recent settlements and cases.

Speakers:         Bret Bissey, FACHE, CHC
Kelly J. Sauders, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP 

  • Break  10:00 am – 10:15 am 
  • Before the Deal: Compliance Program Planning in an M&A Environment  10:15 am – 11:15 am

How do you position your compliance program when you’re either shopping or being shopped?  Some practical, real world suggestions to help you prepare. 

Speakers: Melanie Sponholz, Chief Compliance Officer, WCP Healthcare
Rob Stone, Esq., Partner, Alston & Bird, LLP                                                                                               

  • Joint Ventures and the Role of Compliance  11:15 am – 12:05 pm

It’s always essential for Compliance to be at the table when strategic initiatives are discussed.  The discussion will focus on those risks that are unique to the joint venture in today’s environment. 

Speaker(s):    Joe Piccolo, MBA/CHC, Vice President/Corporate Compliance, Inspira Health Network
Anjana Patel, Esq., Member, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. 

  • Lunch  12:05 pm- 1:00 pm 

  • The Compliance-QA Dynamic in the M&A Environment   1:00 pm – 1:50 pm           

You ultimately have to integrate all of your operations to achieve the goals that drove the strategic move.  Quality reporting can’t be ignored, as it effects both the Hospital and Physician enterprises.   

 Speaker(s):       Chris Anusbigian, Specialist Senior Manager, Deloitte & Touche 

  • Break  1:50 pm – 2:05 pm
  • Privacy Concerns in an Acquisition/Integration - Post Close Considerations  2:05 pm – 2:55 pm

This presentation will discuss those concerns that every Compliance and Privacy Officer should be aware of and planning for as they step through any business combination so that they can minimize the post-closing “surprises” that are bound to pop up.  

Speaker:        Elizabeth Litten Esq., Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP 

  • Panel Discussion: The Integration Team – Post Close Considerations
    2:55 pm – 4:10 pm

Moderator:  Rob Senska, Esq., General Counsel and Director at LW
Consulting 
Panelists:
Nancy Perilstein, Senior Manager, Deloitte & Touche
Frank Pipas, SVP Finance, Hackensack Meridian Health
Bet Rosa, SVP Human Resources
Deb Carlino, Director of Healthcare Compliance & Audit, Rutgers University   

Happy Hour/Networking Event!!  4:10 – ??? pm


REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

  • Make checks payable to HFMA - NJ CHAPTER, and please mail at least 10 days prior to the event.
  • Registration must be received three working days prior to the event, by mail or by fax.
  • REFUNDS WILL BE GRANTED ONLY IF CANCELLATION IS RECEIVED 48 HOURS PRIOR TO THE MEETING.
  • Dress is Business Casual
  • Mail payment to:                
    HFMA – NJ Chapter
    Laura Hess
    PO Box 6422
    Bridgewater, NJ  08807
  • Phone number for questions: (908) 963-2505

NEW JERSEY BOARD OF ACCOUNTANCY CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION CREDITS
Based on our understanding of the New Jersey State Board of Accountancy’s continuing professional education (CPE) requirements, Sponsor No. 185, this course will qualify for 7.5 CPE credits. 

AMERICAN COLLEGE of HEALTHCARE EXECUTIVES CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
The NJ Chapter of HFMA is authorized to award 6 hours of pre-approved ACHE Qualified Education credit (non-ACHE) for this program toward advancement or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives.  Participants in this program wishing to have the continuing education hours applied toward ACHE Qualifies Education credit should indicate their attendance when submitting an application to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or recertification.

SUPREME COURT OF NEW JERSEY BOARD ON CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION
Based on our understanding of the Supreme Court of New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education mandatory continuing legal education program requirements, this course will qualify for 7.2 CLE credits. NJ HFMA is an approved service provider (#1098).

Tickets

$160.00 ADVANCE REGISTRATION - NON-MEMBERS
$185.00 after 05:00 am March 13

$35.00 STUDENT REGISTRATION
$60.00 after 05:00 am March 13

$135.00 ADVANCE REGISTRATION - MEMBERS FROM OTHER CHAPTERS
$160.00 after 05:00 am March 13

$135.00 ADVANCE REGISTRATION - MEMBERS
$160.00 after 05:00 am March 13

$100.00 ADVANCE REGISTRATION - CERTIFIED MEMBERS (FHFMA, CHFP, CPAM)
$125.00 after 05:00 am March 13

$500.00 Vendor Table - includes 2 attendees