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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Sessions

Price Transparency & the Impact to the Bottom Line

Nov 8, 2019 8:00am ‐ Nov 8, 2019 9:15am

Identification: HEA1921

Operation Minutes : 75

Most hospital executives realize that improving a patient’s financial experience should be an integral part of their efforts to improve overall patient satisfaction. This presentation will describe the fundamental elements of price transparency, the financial experience that every hospital and health system should master. With a solid foundation, hospitals can prepare to meet rising consumer expectations in a digital/mobile age.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss ways of elevating the patient financial experience.
  2. Describe best practices for effective communications with patients about financial matters.
  3. Identify ways to prepare to meet rising consumer expectations.

Speaker(s):
  • Richard Gundling, FHFMA CMA, Senior Vice President, Healthcare Financial Management Association
Standard: $49.00

The Art and Science of Responding to a Cyber Breach

Nov 8, 2019 8:00am ‐ Nov 8, 2019 9:15am

Identification: HEA1923

Operation Minutes : 75

A cyber security incident is a fact that most organizations will experience. How the response to those incidents and how those incidents are investigated will determine whether there is a breach. Once that occurs, the clock is ticking, having to figure out what happened, how it happened, and who did it, along with the looming legal ramifications from a cyber security breach leave many organizations wondering if they are prepared and if the incident gets to a point of a breach, how will they recover.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Gain knowledge of the current threat landscape and where attackers are targeting organizations.
  2. Understand the difference between a cyber incident and breach.
  3. Learn the steps necessary to prepare, respond, and recover from a cyber security breach.

Speaker(s):
  • Bill Dixon, Associate Managing Director, Kroll, a Division of Duff & Phelps
Standard: $49.00

Nuts & Bolts of the New Lease Standard

Nov 8, 2019 9:40am ‐ Nov 8, 2019 10:55am

Identification: HEA1924

Operation Minutes : 75

This session will provide an overview of the following new requirements of ASC 842 Leases:

  1. Accounting models for both a lessee and a lessor
  2. Key ingredients of the accounting model
  3. Effective date and transition requirements
  4. Disclosures

Learning Objectives:

  1. Recognize the new requirements of ASC 842 Leases.
  2. Learn the changes in effective date and transition requirements.
  3. Understand the disclosure requirements.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $49.00

CFO PanelCFO Panel

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CFO Panel

Nov 8, 2019 11:05am ‐ Nov 8, 2019 12:10pm

Identification: HEA1925

Operation Minutes : 75

Health care providers are faced with many challenges and key decisions. This facilitated panel discussion, including CFOs from various health care providers, will share insights on the key issues facing their organizations. A Q&A period will allow participants to share best practices and insights on key issues. Attendees will: Gain insight into actual strategies that successful CFOs have used to navigate the waters of functioning in an integrated health care system and health care reform and have an opportunity to pose specific questions to successful CFOs regarding any issues or concerns that the attendee may have encountered.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Identify the top issues facing Healthcare CFOs in 2019.
  2. Learn about the action plans to address those issues and financial industry trends that impact the healthcare industry as a whole.

Speaker(s):
  • Ricky McWhorter , CPA, CGMA, Executive Vice President & CFO, Texas Health Resources
  • Melanie Davidson, CPA, Controller, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford
  • Britt Tabor, CPA, FACHE, EVP & CFO/Treasurer, Erlanger Health System
Standard: $49.00

Compliance Hot TopicsCompliance Hot Topics

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Compliance Hot Topics

Nov 8, 2019 11:05am ‐ Nov 8, 2019 12:10pm

Identification: HEA1926

Operation Minutes : 75

The health care industry is highly regulated by a variety of criminal and civil fraud and abuse laws. An effective program to ensure compliance with those laws is essential to health care providers. This session will include a discussion of current compliance “hot topics” of particular significance to providers and their advisors. The session will cover the major court decisions interpreting the federal False Claims Act; how enhanced data analytics and the Yates memo have changed the way in which corporate and individual violators of the fraud and abuse laws are identified, investigated, and held accountable; the Trump administration's proposed reforms to current Stark Law and Anti-Kickback regulations to encourage value-based care; the 60-day Medicare and Medicaid overpayment statute and CMS's corresponding 60-day rule; and the components and value of effective compliance programs in the current regulatory environment.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Gain a better understanding of the 60-day overpayment provisions and the information that may trigger a duty to investigate potential overpayments.
  2. Determine an awareness of major court decisions impacting compliance with federal laws, including the False Claims Act.
  3. Obtain a reminder that the government also may seek to hold individuals accountable for regulatory violations.
  4. Receive a broad overview of the government's recently-proposed reforms to federal fraud and abuse regulations.
  5. Understand how to mitigate risk by implementing effective compliance programs.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $49.00
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