Annual Training Conference

The NHCAA Institute for Health Care Fraud Prevention's Annual Training Conference (ATC) is recognized as the single-most important health care anti-fraud event, spotlighting trends and emerging schemes.

During these unprecedented times, NHCAA has transitioned our in-person programs to virtual programs. The 2020 Annual Training Conference is moving to an online virtual format from November 17-20, 2020. We’ll still offer the same great content, an Anti-Fraud Expo Hall, and networking. All in a new format.

REASONS TO ATTEND THE ATC

From the comfort of your home, you’ll be able to join with industry leaders to share best practices to detect, investigate, and prevent health care fraud.

  • Examine the lessons learned from cases and schemes with the investigators who worked them.
  • Join with your peers from the private and public sectors virtually to learn about new schemes and the latest tools and techniques for fighting fraud.
  • Form business connections, exchange ideas, and renew old friendships during the multiple networking opportunities.
  • Explore numerous business solutions and resources while you tour through the Anti-Fraud Expo.
  • Set-up appointments to virtually meet with colleagues and business partners.
  • Earn necessary Continuing Professional Education credits toward your AHFI.

Educational content includes sessions in the following topic areas:

  • Discussing the Trends in Health Care Fraud
  • Examining Law Enforcement Case Studies
  • Leveraging Data Analytics in Investigations
  • Exploring Fraud in the Government Programs
  • Examining Dental Fraud Issues
  • Discovering New Fraud Fighting Solutions

Earn Continuing Education Credits

Attendees can earn continuing education credits to support the following designations:

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Earn up to 13 credit hours toward AHFI®Accreditation
Annual Training Conference: 13 credit hours

All Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours earned through the NHCAA Institute Programs are applicable to the training requirements for professional designation by the National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association (NHCAA) as an Accredited Health Care Fraud Investigator (AHFI®).

AAPC Medical Coding CEU Approved Vendor

American Academy of Professional Coders
The NHCAA Institute for Health Care Fraud Prevention 2020 Annual Training Conference has been approved by the American Academy of Professional Coders for 9.0 Continuing Education Units.

Granting of approval in no way constitutes endorsement by the Academy of the program, content or any program sponsor. 

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The NHCAA Institute is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

Tuesday, November 17
11:30 am – 12:15 pm ET
Performing Under Pressure: How to be the calm person in the boat during COVID-19

Dr. JP Pawliw-Fry
Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Thought Leader
Leadership, Performance and Change Expert

Dr. J.P. Pawliw-Fry is an emotional intelligence keynote speaker, leadership thought leader, peak performance expert, and co-author of the New York Times bestseller, Performing Under Pressure. For over twenty years, JP’s curiosity and passion for helping people manage their emotions has driven his research-based approach (his organization surveys over 38,000 people a month) in developing science-based skills and tools required to build a culture of exceptional leadership. His work with leaders from Fortune 500 companies such as Goldman Sachs, Intel, Coco-Cola and Johnson & Johnson, as well as the US Marines, Olympic athletes and NBA and NFL teams has provided him with considerable opportunities to test his science-based tools in environments of high pressure. He knows what works when leaders face their most significant challenges.

Stuart

Thursday, November 20
11:15 am – 12:00 pm ET
Using Open Source and Social Media for Tactical Investigations

Michele Stuart
Instructor / Investigator, JAG Investigations, Inc.

Michele Stuart has 30 years of investigative and training experience. Beginning her career in financial investigations, she then formed JAG Investigations, Inc. in 1997. Ms. Stuart’s area of expertise includes OSINT, counter-intelligence, insurance fraud investigations, financial investigations, threat assessments, due diligence, organized retail crime, corporate and competitive intelligence.

The 2020 Annual Training Conference will be held virtually from November 17-20, 2020. While the ATC committee continues to develop the program, here is a preview of topics and issues that will be address this year.

Conference Agenda Now Available!
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Exhibit Hall Hours:
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm ET
November 17 – 19, 2020

Tuesday, November 17
*All times listed in are Eastern time zone.

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Opening Remarks

11:30 am – 12:15 pm

General Session
Performing Under Pressure: How to be the Calm Person in the Boat During COVID-19
Dr. JP Pawliw-Fry
Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Thought Leader
Leadership, Performance and Change Expert

12:15 pm – 12:30 pm

Attendee Engagement Activity

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Break with Virtual Exhibitors

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Concurrent Sessions

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Break with Virtual Exhibitors

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions

4:00 pm

Wrap up day

   

Wednesday, November 18
*All times listed in are Eastern time zone.

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Awards Presentation

11:15 am – 12:30 pm

General Session
Federal Perspectives on Fighting Health Care Fraud

12:30 pm – 12:45 pm

Attendee Engagement Activity

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Concurrent Sessions

1:45 pm – 2:00 pm

Break with Virtual Exhibitors

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm

Break with Virtual Exhibitors

3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

Concurrent Sessions

4:15 pm

Wrap up day

   

Thursday, November 19
*All times listed in are Eastern time zone.

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Daily Welcome

11:15 am – 12:00 pm

General Session
Using Open Source and Social Media for Tactical Investigations
Michele Stuart
Instructor / Investigator, JAG Investigations, Inc.

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Attendee Engagement Activity

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Break with Virtual Exhibitors

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Concurrent Sessions

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Break with Virtual Exhibitors

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions

4:00 pm

Wrap up day

   

Friday, November 20
*All times listed in are Eastern time zone.

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Daily Welcome

11:15 am – 12:15 am

Concurrent Sessions

12:15 pm – 12:30 pm

Attendee Engagement Activity

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Attendee Engagement Activity

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Concurrent Sessions

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm

End of Conference Wrap Up

The Virtual ATC will still have an Anti-Fraud Expo Hall, showcasing products and services from leaders in the health care anti-fraud industry. Virtual events have typically drawn higher attendance numbers than in-person event - exhibiting at the Virtual ATC is the perfect way to expand your network and increase your reach.

Below please find the key information, forms, and resources available to you as an exhibitor. If you still need assistance, please email antifraudexpo@nhcaa.org.

Opportunities

Exhibit and sponsorship opportunities are available – but space is limited. Please contact Bridgid Myers at bmyers@nhcaa.org for opportunity details.

Expo Hall Schedule

Visitors will be able to visit exhibitor booths/pages at any time to download information, request information, request a meeting.

Dedicated Expo Hall* Hours will be:
Tuesday, Nov. 17 | 1-3 pm ET
Wednesday, Nov. 18 | 1-3 pm ET
Thursday, Nov. 19 | 1-3 pm ET

*During dedicated expo hall hours, visitors will be able to enter the virtual booth and be able to speak to booth staff via the zoom platform.

Exhibitor Registration Forms & Deadlines

Each exhibitor booth comes with one (1) full conference registration and two (2) booth staff registration. (Booth staff will not be able to attend sessions.) You may purchase additional booth staff registrations at $100 each.

Registration Deadline is October 30.

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • ASAP – complete and return exhibitor/sponsor contract. Space is limited!
  • 10/1 – for sponsors to be included in General Session Slideshow
  • 10/9 – to be included as Educational Track Sponsor
  • 10/9 – to be included as Virtual Break Sponsor
  • 10/30 – registration Deadline for exhibitors/sponsors
  • 11/10 – to be included in Expo Traffic Builder Content/ Bingo
  • 11/10 – for sponsors to be included in marketing email sent to ATC registrants

MULTIPLE WAYS TO REGISTER
Registrations will not be processed until payment is received.

  • Register Online: Please have an American Express, Discover, MasterCard or VISA card ready.
  • Download & Complete Form
    This form can be completed electronically as a PDF file. You may also print out the blank form and complete (please type or print clearly) for submission.

CONFERENCE ELIGIBILITY

Conference registration is open to all NHCAA member categories. Non-members interested in registering must be in a managerial, supervisory or professional position for a private for-profit or not-for-profit health care reimbursement organization. Employees of local, state or federal law enforcement, prosecutorial, or regulatory agency or in a professional disciplinary organization are also welcome. All registrations will be reviewed to ensure these eligibility requirements are met. If you are not in one of these positions, but wish to attend please send an email to: training@nhcaa.org.

REGISTRATION RATES

*Full Conference Rates Early
(Before October 2)
Standard
(After October 2)
NHCAA Members $525 $595
Government $525 $525
Non-Members $595 $650

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ATC CONFERENCE DEADLINES

EARLY REGISTRATION: Friday, October 2, 2020
CANCELLATION DEADLINE: Thursday, October 22, 2020
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Friday, November 6, 2020
(registrations will not be accepted after this date)

All cancellations (regardless of date) will be assessed with $100.00 administrative fee. All written notice of cancellations and substitutions should be sent via email to the Education & Training team, at training@nhcaa.org.

Before cut-off date: To cancel and obtain a full refund (minus an administrative fee) or to request a substitution, you must provide written notice to The NHCAA Institute - ATC.

After cut-off date: If you cancel in writing after the cutoff date, no refund will be provided but credit for future training is available. All substitution requests received after the cut-off date will be charged a $100.00 administrative fee.