Health Care Industry Conference 2019

Nov 6, 2019 ‐ Nov 8, 2019

Change is happening rapidly in health care. The new lease standard, telehealth, goodwill impairment, and revenue recognition are just several examples of glimpses of the health care industries future. At the AICPA’s Health Care Industry Conference, we'll discuss how these changes can help you advance, and stay ahead of the future.

The conference’s in-depth coverage combined with panel discussions, Q&As and networking will help you lead your clients and organization confidently through key challenges and opportunities ahead.

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This includes sessions from the conference: Health Care Industry Conference 2019

Sessions Included:

Welcome Remarks | Policy Update (Nov 06, 2019 12:30 PM)

The Disruptors: How Amazon, Apple, CVS & Other Tech Companies Will Change Health Care (Nov 06, 2019 01:40 PM)

Business Combinations and Goodwill: A Primer and Update (Nov 06, 2019 03:25 PM)

Using Telemedicine to Reduce Disparities, Humanize Healthcare and Drive ROI (Nov 06, 2019 03:25 PM)

The Evolution of Value Based Care - Are You Ready? (Nov 06, 2019 04:50 PM)

Revenue Cycle: Strategic Planning & Reimbursement - Robotics, Cognitive Automation and Artificial Intelligence (Nov 06, 2019 04:50 PM)

Navigating Physician Acquisitions - Private Equity & Health System Buyers (Nov 06, 2019 04:50 PM)

Payer Challenges Causing Revenue Cycle Disruptions (Nov 07, 2019 07:00 AM)

YellowBook & Uniform Guidance Update (Nov 07, 2019 07:00 AM)

Chair Announcements | Revenue Recognition Implementation - Bumps and Pitfalls (Nov 07, 2019 08:05 AM)

FASB Update (Nov 07, 2019 09:30 AM)

Accounting & Auditing Update Part 1 (Nov 07, 2019 10:55 AM)

Accounting & Auditing Update Part 2 (Nov 07, 2019 01:15 PM)

Risk-Based Payment Models (Nov 07, 2019 01:15 PM)

National Health Care Legal and Regulatory Update (Nov 07, 2019 02:35 PM)

Leading ERP Technology in Healthcare and How to Optimize Opportunities (Sponsored by Protiviti) (Nov 07, 2019 02:35 PM)

Distressed? A Conversation with Hospital Industry Executives (Nov 07, 2019 03:55 PM)

Bring Digital to Life (Nov 07, 2019 03:55 PM)

Machine vs. Humanity: Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Healthcare (Nov 08, 2019 07:00 AM)

Price Transparency & the Impact to the Bottom Line (Nov 08, 2019 08:00 AM)

The Art and Science of Responding to a Cyber Breach (Nov 08, 2019 08:00 AM)

Nuts & Bolts of the New Lease Standard (Nov 08, 2019 09:40 AM)

CFO Panel (Nov 08, 2019 11:05 AM)

Compliance Hot Topics (Nov 08, 2019 11:05 AM)

Standard: $ 379.00


Introduction to the World of Health Care Finance, Regulations and Strategy

Nov 6, 2019 8:00am ‐ Nov 6, 2019 11:30am

Identification: HEA19101

This workshop is not available as part of the Flex Pass registration options. This workshop will introduce participants to various finance matters, topics, regulations, and strategic issues that shape the American health care system.

Attendees will: 

  • Learn about basic financial statements reporting and presentation matters unique to health care entities
  • Gain an understanding of the various laws and regulations that govern the environment within which health care entities operate
  • Become familiar with trends within today’s health care environment and strategies being employed by health care entities in response to those trends

  • Dawn M. Stark, CPA, CHFP, Partner, Healthcare Technical Leader, Plante Moran
  • Jon Rue, JD, Partner, Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP
  • Britt Tabor, CPA, FACHE, EVP & CFO/Treasurer, Erlanger Health System
Standard: $ 79.00

Welcome Remarks | Policy Update

Nov 6, 2019 12:30pm ‐ Nov 6, 2019 1:35pm

Identification: HEA1901

This update session will provide an economic trajectory of Healthcare costs.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the forward trajectory of U.S. healthcare costs on families and the affordability of health care.
  2. Understand the forward trajectory of Federal healthcare spending on U.S. budget deficits.

Standard: $ 49.00

The Disruptors: How Amazon, Apple, CVS & Other Tech Companies Will Change Health Care

Nov 6, 2019 1:40pm ‐ Nov 6, 2019 2:55pm

Identification: HEA1902

Amazon, Google and now CVS have ridden the wave of businesses leveraging their existing frameworks into health care as it turns to data and digital health. Amazon will use Prime and Whole Foods to enter into the pharmacy business, and a potential partnership with Cerner will reportedly utilize Amazon's analytics and perhaps an Amazon EHR. Google has been pushing relentlessly into health care with initiatives in health, wellness and life sciences and even has a whole division devoted to expanding the human lifespan. With the Aetna acquisition, CVS can combine a physical footprint with a payment model and pharmaceutical innovation. This session will examine the plans these three giants have for our health care delivery system.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Illustrate the disruptive impact Google is having in healthcare research, CVS will have in pharmacy and health insurance, and Amazon will have in pharmacy and medical supplies, and perhaps health clinics.
  2. Show how all 3 companies plan to impact Electronic Healthcare Records.
  3. Promote an understanding of a timeline of these events, and the probable outcomes.

Standard: $ 49.00

Business Combinations and Goodwill: A Primer and Update

Nov 6, 2019 3:25pm ‐ Nov 6, 2019 4:40pm

Identification: HEA1903

Business combinations in the health care space continue to have high annual volumes, but how do these impact the balance sheet post-transaction. The session will discuss details regarding ASC 805, Business Combinations, as well as post-transaction goodwill related issues.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss background information on ASC 805 and ASC 350.
  2. Provide attendees instructive insight on the application of accounting for business combinations.

Standard: $ 49.00

Using Telemedicine to Reduce Disparities, Humanize Healthcare and Drive ROI

Nov 6, 2019 3:25pm ‐ Nov 6, 2019 4:40pm

Identification: HEA1905

This session will explore some of the ways that telemedicine is being deployed right now in the U.S., and the measurable outcomes and ROI that hospitals are seeing. We will discuss how technology can be implemented, utilized, and customized to reduce health system costs and aide in care delivery. But beyond that, we will discuss some of the intangibles of the patient experience and how optimal use of virtual solutions can be a powerful means to humanize healthcare.

Participants in this session will gain insights in these areas:

  • How telehealth systems can help improve efficiency, increase access and enhance satisfaction.
  • The importance of training and culture change to create a successful telemedicine program.
  • What kind of outcomes are U.S. health systems already achieving by deploying telehealth.
  • How to ensure a focus on the human element (the patient!) when delivering telehealth.

Standard: $ 49.00

The Evolution of Value Based Care - Are You Ready?

Nov 6, 2019 4:50pm ‐ Nov 6, 2019 5:40pm

Identification: HEA1906

This session will describe the current state of value-based care and identify opportunities for providers to increase their readiness for VBC arrangements. The session will also offer ways to maximize upside risk returns for those already participating in such arrangements and identify potential new revenue streams through these arrangements. Multiple case studies will be offered to enhance the audience’s understanding of the current trends, what is working and what is not working. Mr. Gregory will facilitate an interactive discussion throughout the presentation in the form of informal survey questions designed to engage the audience.

Learning Objectives:

  • To better understand practical ways to enable effective risk contracting within your organization, including risk-readiness guidelines.
  • To enhance your understanding of ways to optimize payer relations and generate new revenue streams in the process.

Standard: $ 49.00

Revenue Cycle: Strategic Planning & Reimbursement - Robotics, Cognitive Automation and Artificial Intelligence

Nov 6, 2019 4:50pm ‐ Nov 6, 2019 5:40pm

Identification: HEA1907

In this session, we will discuss the applicability of these state of the art technologies broadly to provider Finance and specifically to Revenue Cycle.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Learn how to determine when and how to select automation technologies.
  2. Understand the complexity and time requirements to deploy automation and AI projects.
  3. Discuss project and bottom line economics achieved with the use of these new technologies.

Standard: $ 49.00

Navigating Physician Acquisitions - Private Equity & Health System Buyers

Nov 6, 2019 4:50pm ‐ Nov 6, 2019 5:40pm

Identification: HEA1908

Acquisitions of physician practices by private equity and health systems have been increasing and changing the market landscape for providers. This session will provide an overview of the physician transaction market and include discussions around relevant transactional differences between a health system and private equity buyer, including those related to physician compensation and incentive strategies.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Compare/contrast private equity vs. health system approaches for acquisitions.
  2. Discuss key assumptions influencing acquisition price including physician compensation structures and rates.

Standard: $ 49.00

Payer Challenges Causing Revenue Cycle Disruptions

Nov 7, 2019 7:00am ‐ Nov 7, 2019 7:50am

Identification: HEA1909

Revenue Cycle Disruption is becoming the 'norm' in healthcare. Payers have always had the power of cash/money, but with prior authorization, changes In contracting and ongoing revisions to directing of patients plus new players in the field of care delivery has mixed up the payer/provider relationship more than ever. Learn action oriented ideas as we attack this ongoing disruption.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Attendees will learn 'hot off the press' payer changes that will dramatically impact daily operational flow with hospitals and providers.
  2. Attendees will take away 'train the trainer' concepts for rapid implementation.

Standard: $ 49.00

YellowBook & Uniform Guidance Update

Nov 7, 2019 7:00am ‐ Nov 7, 2019 7:50am

Identification: HEA1910

In this session, we will discuss some of the trends in Uniform Guidance as well as significant changes occurring in Uniform Guidance audits as a result of the release of the 2019 Compliance Supplement. Further, the 2018 revision of Government Auditing Standards (the Yellow Book), the first revision since 2011, will be discussed.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand trends in Uniform Guidance and changes in the 2019 Compliance Supplement.
  2. Understand the updates coming out in the 2018 revision of the Yellow Book.

Standard: $ 49.00