September 28, 2005
HCR's Compliance Update Seminar brought compliance officers, compliance consultants, healthcare management and staff personnel as well as great speakers together for a day of information and networking. J. David Bozarth from Wisconsin Physician Services, Medicare Part B Provider Education gave us "hot of the pressess" information about current issues and future initiatives set for 2006. Paul Sidelitz from the OSHA Consultation Office in Illinois gave us the latest information from OSHA and Dr. Reed Gelzer showed us how some great tips on evaluating electronic medical record programs.
Pati Trites informed the group about new topics in compliance including Department of Transportation compliance, Stark, NPI and the Fair Labor Standards Act issues of overtime pay. Jim Bettendorf from Gateway EDI brought us up to date on the HIPAA Transaction and Code Set Rule.
You can order the entire seminar on CD, or individual CD's of select presentations. All of the CDs will be available for shipment in the next few weeks and will be available for purchase on the HCR website by the end of the week.