21st Annual Conference on Emerging Issues in Healthcare Law

Schedule

March 11-14, 2020

Manchester Grand Hyatt | San Diego, CA | All Times PT

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All events are complimentary unless described as a ticketed event, which may incur additional costs.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM | Registration 

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM | Cancer Legal Advocacy Workshop

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM | Fundamentals - Key Questions and Answers for Launching a Telehealth Service

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Fundamentals - The Nuts & Bolts of APMs: Alternative Payment Model Workshop

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Interest Group and Task Force Leadership Meeting

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM | Break

3:15 PM – 4:15 PM | New Developments in Nondiscrimination Law: ACA Section 1557

3:15 PM – 4:15 PM | What is Health Law?

4:30 PM – 5:30 PM | Disruption in Legal Industry

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM | Networking Reception honoring the 2020 Champion of Diversity and Inclusion Award Winner

Thursday, March 12, 2020

6:30 AM – 8:00 AM | Cancer Advocacy Fun Run/Walk:

Ticketed Event - $25.00 | Sponsored by Sarah Frazier, Joy & Young, Stevens & Lee, and Watkins & Eagar

7:30 AM – 5:30 PM | Registration

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM | Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:00 PM | Welcome and State of the Section Address

9:00 AM – 10:15 AM | Keynote Address

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM | Break

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM | Coming Together - An Exploration of Hospital/Physician Affiliation and VBC Models

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM | The Meaning of “Materiality”: Challenges, Opportunities, and Pitfalls in Escobar’s 4th Year

11:35 AM - 12:35 PM | Recurring Problems in Physicians Compensation and How to Resolve Them

11:35 AM - 12:35 PM | Making the Marriage Work: Post-Closing for Healthcare Private Equity Deals

12:40 PM - 1:40 PM | Interest Group and Task Force Lunches

1:45 PM - 3:00 PM | Rural Health Challenges, The Closure Crisis, and Actions for a Better Future

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Beware the Flashing Lights: Hot Button Issues in EMS Agreements

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM | New Prosecutorial Targets: DOJ’s Focus on Private Equity

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Transforming Primary Care Through CMS's Primary Care Initiative 

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM | Break

4:15 PM - 5:15 PM | Medical Staff Leadership in the Age of Social Media and Real Crime Podcasts

4:15 PM - 5:15 pm | Telehealth Update - Legal Issues Impacting Operations and Finance

5:15 PM - 5:45 pm | In-House Counsel Reception - Sponsored by Husch Blackwell

5:15 PM - 6:15 pm | Community Service Project - Sponsored by Mirick O’Connell

5:45 PM -6:45 pm | Reception: Welcome to EMI!

Friday, March 13, 2020

7:30 AM - 3:30 PM | Registration

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM | Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM - 9:45 AM | Disruption in Healthcare

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM | Break

10:00 AM - 11:15 AM | Whose Data is it Anyway? Privacy, Patient Engagement, HIPAA and Beyond

10:00 AM - 11:15 AM | What If EHR Meaningful Use Certifications Were Misleading?: False Claims Act Rising

11:20 AM - 12:35 PM | More Data, Please: Privacy Challenges of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

11:20 AM - 12:35 PM | The Expanding Role of Nurse Practitioners: Challenges, Tensions, and Patient Care Impacts

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM | Interest Group and Task Force Lunches

1:45 PM - 2:45 PM | Health Reform is Alive and Well

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM | #LOL, #SMH, #OIG: The New World of Physicians and Social Media (Ethics Session)

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM | How In-House Counsel and MLPs Can Work Together to Treat Opioid Patients

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | IPA Task Force Beer Tasting Reception

Limited Ticket Event | Sponsored by Baker Donelson and Mirick O’Connell

Saturday, March 14, 2020

8:00 AM – 10:30 AM | Health Law Section Governing Council Meeting

10:30 AM – 6:00 PM | 21st Annual Margarita Cup Golf Scramble - Supporting Military and Veteran's Health

Ticketed Event - $199 | Includes 18 holes, lunch and golf cart. Transportation is not provided.

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM | USS Midway Museum Tour

          Ticketed Event - $26 | Purchase tickets in advance. Transportation is not provided.

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM | Chair Reception hosted by John H. McEniry IV