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DAY ONE | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

7:00

Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Osato F. Chitou, Esq., MPH
Former Medicare Compliance Officer
Gateway HealthSM

8:15

Featured Spotlight Session — Best Practices for Updating Provider Directories

Steve Arbaugh
Managing Principal and CEO
ATTAC Consulting Group

Streamline the Effectiveness of
FDR Collaboration and Monitoring

9:15

Establishing Meaningful Oversight of FDRs
(First Tier, Downstream and Related Entities)

Michelle Juhanson, CHC, CHPC
Director, Compliance & Quality
PerformRx

10:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

Preparing Universes for a Program Audit

Osato F. Chitou, Esq., MPH
Former Medicare Compliance Officer
Gateway HealthSM

11:15

Improving Organizational Audit Engagement

Niki Jo Kurtis, CHC
Pharmacy Compliance Officer
UnitedHealthcare

12:00

Networking Luncheon

Understand CMS Audit Protocols and Best Practices
for Medicare Compliance Programs

1:15

Deep Dive into CPE (Compliance Program Effectiveness) and Risk Assessment

Bernadette Benitez
Senior Director, Compliance
Aetna

John Wells
Vice President, Medicare Compliance, Chief Medicare Compliance Officer
Aetna

2:00

Sustain Partnerships between Business Owners and Compliance Team

Beth Socoski
Manager, Medicare Audit & Advisory Services
Gateway Health

2:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:15

External Audits: CMS Validation Audits and Beyond

Julie Mason
Principal
Medicare Compliance Solutions

4:00

Compliance Effectiveness — From the Bottom Looking Up

Steve Arbaugh
Managing Principal and CEO
ATTAC Consulting Group

4:45

Roundtable Discussion — Best Practices for Conducting Auditing and Monitoring —
Pre and Post Audit Planning

5:30

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWO | Thursday, June 22, 2017

7:45

Continental Breakfast

8:15

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Osato F. Chitou, Esq., MPH
Former Medicare Compliance Officer
Gateway HealthSM

Establish a Concrete Plan for an
Efficient Medicare Compliance Program

8:30

Planning Ahead —
Safeguarding the Efficiency of your Medicare Compliance Program

John Wells
Vice President, Medicare Compliance, Chief Medicare Compliance Officer
Aetna

Meegan Johnson
Senior Director, Compliance
Aetna

9:30

Disseminating, Tracking and Ensuring Business Change

Vicki Bach
Manager, Medicare Compliance & Regulatory
Gateway Health Plan

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

Discover Best Practices on
Validation and Enforcement Processes

11:00

Valuable Insight into the Medicare Part D Grievances Process

Mark Sullivan
Senior Director, Medicare Capabilities
Express Scripts

12:00

Networking Luncheon

1:15

Remediating with a Focus for a Successful Internal Validation Audit

Mia Okinaga
Vice President, Internal Audit Services
SCAN Health Plan

2:00

Q&A Showcase — Experiences with Program Audits — The Do’s and Don’ts

MODERATOR:

Niki Jo Kurtis, CHC
Pharmacy Compliance Officer
UnitedHealthcare

PANELISTS:

Mia Okinaga
Vice President, Internal Audit Services
SCAN Health Plan

Vicki Bach
Manager, Medicare Compliance & Regulatory
Gateway Health Plan

Beth Socoski
Manager, Medicare Audit & Advisory Services
Gateway Health

Meegan Johnson
Senior Director, Compliance
Aetna

John Wells
Vice President, Medicare Compliance, Chief Medicare Compliance Officer
Aetna

3:00

Close of Conference

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DAY ONE | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

7:00

Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00

Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Osato F. Chitou, Esq., MPH
Former Medicare Compliance Officer
Gateway HealthSM

8:15

Featured Spotlight Session — Best Practices for Updating Provider Directories

Steve Arbaugh
Managing Principal and CEO
ATTAC Consulting Group

Streamline the Effectiveness of
FDR Collaboration and Monitoring

9:15

Establishing Meaningful Oversight of FDRs
(First Tier, Downstream and Related Entities)

Michelle Juhanson, CHC, CHPC
Director, Compliance & Quality
PerformRx

10:00

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:30

Preparing Universes for a Program Audit

Osato F. Chitou, Esq., MPH
Former Medicare Compliance Officer
Gateway HealthSM

11:15

Improving Organizational Audit Engagement

Niki Jo Kurtis, CHC
Pharmacy Compliance Officer
UnitedHealthcare

12:00

Networking Luncheon

Understand CMS Audit Protocols and Best Practices
for Medicare Compliance Programs

1:15

Deep Dive into CPE (Compliance Program Effectiveness) and Risk Assessment

Bernadette Benitez
Senior Director, Compliance
Aetna

John Wells
Vice President, Medicare Compliance, Chief Medicare Compliance Officer
Aetna

2:00

Sustain Partnerships between Business Owners and Compliance Team

Beth Socoski
Manager, Medicare Audit & Advisory Services
Gateway Health

2:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:15

External Audits: CMS Validation Audits and Beyond

Julie Mason
Principal
Medicare Compliance Solutions

4:00

Compliance Effectiveness — From the Bottom Looking Up

Steve Arbaugh
Managing Principal and CEO
ATTAC Consulting Group

4:45

Roundtable Discussion — Best Practices for Conducting Auditing and Monitoring —
Pre and Post Audit Planning

5:30

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWO | Thursday, June 22, 2017

7:45

Continental Breakfast

8:15

Chairperson’s Review of Day One

Osato F. Chitou, Esq., MPH
Former Medicare Compliance Officer
Gateway HealthSM

Establish a Concrete Plan for an
Efficient Medicare Compliance Program

8:30

Planning Ahead —
Safeguarding the Efficiency of your Medicare Compliance Program

John Wells
Vice President, Medicare Compliance, Chief Medicare Compliance Officer
Aetna

Meegan Johnson
Senior Director, Compliance
Aetna

9:30

Disseminating, Tracking and Ensuring Business Change

Vicki Bach
Manager, Medicare Compliance & Regulatory
Gateway Health Plan

10:30

Networking and Refreshment Break

Discover Best Practices on
Validation and Enforcement Processes

11:00

Valuable Insight into the Medicare Part D Grievances Process

Mark Sullivan
Senior Director, Medicare Capabilities
Express Scripts

12:00

Networking Luncheon

1:15

Remediating with a Focus for a Successful Internal Validation Audit

Mia Okinaga
Vice President, Internal Audit Services
SCAN Health Plan

2:00

Q&A Showcase — Experiences with Program Audits — The Do’s and Don’ts

MODERATOR:

Niki Jo Kurtis, CHC
Pharmacy Compliance Officer
UnitedHealthcare

PANELISTS:

Mia Okinaga
Vice President, Internal Audit Services
SCAN Health Plan

Vicki Bach
Manager, Medicare Compliance & Regulatory
Gateway Health Plan

Beth Socoski
Manager, Medicare Audit & Advisory Services
Gateway Health

Meegan Johnson
Senior Director, Compliance
Aetna

John Wells
Vice President, Medicare Compliance, Chief Medicare Compliance Officer
Aetna

3:00

Close of Conference