Education event

Accountable Care Organizations Proposed Regulations Web Seminar
Proposed regulations analyzed, including impact on hospital operations, provision of care

April 7, 2011
1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Pacific Time

Overview

On March 31, 2011, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released the much-anticipated Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) proposed regulations. Health care providers nationwide will now be moving fast to learn what the regulations say and how to apply this to their operations.

Of all the tenets of reform, ACOs have generated the most attention and debate. This groundbreaking concept may well have a significant impact on how future health care services are provided. How it plays out all depends upon the interpretation of the regulations.

Make plans to participate in this vital web seminar and learn:

  • What the regulations say hospitals can and can’t do
  • How to know if an ACO is a good fit for your facility
  • How the regulations will impact hospitals — now and in the coming years
  • What alignment of providers may look like, potential models
  • Pitfalls to avoid — applying reform to California, Stark exception
  • And more …

Recommended for:

Chief executive officers, chief operating officers, chief medical officers, chief financial officers, managed care directors, and quality directors.

Faculty

Lloyd A. Bookman, founding partner, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, PC

Charles B. Oppenheim, partner, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, PC

Gary Baldwin, assistant chief counsel, Division of Licensing, California Department of Managed Health Care

Tuition

Online registration accepted only; credit card required.

Members $185 (per connection)
Nonmembers $250 (per connection)

Multiple staff can gather and participate from one location for one tuition fee. The program is limited to 400 connections.

Cancellations
A $50 non-refundable processing fee will be retained for each cancellation. Cancellations must be made in writing by April 5 and faxed to (916) 552-7506. No refunds will be made after this date

Access Info

This web seminar allows you to attend and participate without ever leaving the office. The seminar is produced live, via the Internet and a telephone line. You only need a telephone and a computer with a web browser to participate.

Once you register, a confirmation e-mail will be sent with pertinent program information.

Audio for the seminar is accessed through a toll-free number (U.S. calls only). During the program, you will have the opportunity to ask questions of the speakers. If multiple people will be listening to the program at your office, only one person needs to register for the group. The slide presentation is accessed on your computer via the web.

IMPORTANT: Test your computer today

  • Click here to go to the Adobe Connect Enterprise Server Connection test page.
  • Follow instructions to ensure that your computer and network connections are properly configured.

If your internal security settings block access to Adobe Connect, contact your IT department to grant you access. The web seminar runs on Adobe Connect and you won’t be able to view the program without access.

Attendees

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