A part of the Seasons Hospice Community Education Series

Learning from Others’ Mistakes – Compliance Through Case Studies

May 4th, 2021 at 2pm ET / 11am PT

The news is filled with headlines of healthcare fraud and settlements. By examining these cases, healthcare professionals can gain a better understanding of potential risk areas and learn strategies to avoid anti-kickback and false claim violations.
 

This course will help administrators, clinicians, & facility staff:

  • Analyze anti-kickback and false claim violations
  • Identify areas of risk for anti-kickback and false claim violations
  • Describe ways to avoid anti-kickback and false claim violations

This course is eligible for one hour of CE/CME for RNs, Social Workers, and Long Term Care Administrators. It is pending approval for CME for MDs, NPs, and Physician Assistants.

If you have questions about this course please email communityeducation@seasons.org.

Presenter

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Kate Proctor, BA, JD

Chief Legal Officer, SVP – Quality & Risk Management
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care

Kate joined Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care in November 2014. As Chief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President of Quality and Risk Management, she oversees Seasons’ Legal and Quality Departments and works closely with senior executives and other departments to provide guidance on a wide variety of regulatory, compliance, quality, employment, risk management, policy, and business matters.


Prior to joining Seasons, Kate was an attorney in Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren’s Health Care Practice, where she worked with health care providers, including hospices across the country, on a full range of regulatory, compliance, and business issues. Kate also assisted hospices with a variety of repayment and compliance issues, including several multi-million dollar Zone Program Integrity Contractor (ZPIC) appeals. Before starting at the firm, Kate worked at Boston University Schools of Law and Public Health.


Kate received her BA in History from University of Wisconsin–Madison and received her JD from Boston University.

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Accrediting Information

Seasons Healthcare Management Inc., dba Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care #1237, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 1/20/2019-1/20/2022. Social workers completing this course receive 1 hour of continuing education credits.

Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider # P0355.

This activity is pending approval for one hour of CME via the American Academy of Family Physicians.

This activity is approved for one hour of CE via the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards