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Invitation Event Rescheduled - 2.6.2013
Polsinelli Shughart Health Care Webinar Series


Due to an unforeseen conflict, this event has been RESCHEDULED from January 30 to February 6.


If you previously registered for the January 30th event, you are already pre-registered for the rescheduled event on February 6th. We appreciate your interest in this program and apologize for any inconvenience.


Polsinelli Shughart's complimentary 2013 Health Care Webinar Series kicks off with


Fraud and Abuse: 2012 Year in Review

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Health care providers continue to experience significant levels of scrutiny from CMS, OIG, audit and recovery contractors, as well as state and federal law enforcement agencies. As a result of heightened enforcement activity, health care providers may be at risk. To update you on the current regulatory and enforcement environment, this presentation focusing on fraud and abuse will cover:

  • Important regulatory, compliance and enforcement activity during 2012
  • Noteworthy settlements and lessons learned over the past year
  • Continuing developments with the Stark Law, the Anti-Kickback Statute, the False Claims Act, and reporting of overpayments
  • Proactive compliance activities to protect your organization in 2013 and beyond


  • Jeffrey Fitzgerald, Shareholder, Polsinelli Shughart
  • Asher Funk, Associate, Polsinelli Shughart


Start times for this WEBINAR Event (check your time zone):

12:00 PM | CENTRAL



10:00 AM | PACIFIC

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Continuing Legal Education:

CLE for this webinar presentation - and the rest in the series - is pending in several states. Click here to see the list of states where CLE is pending.



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Wednesday, February 6, 201312:00 - 1:15 PM Central Time


Jeffrey Fitzgerald, Shareholder | Polsinelli Shughart

Jeffrey's practice includes representing clients with respect to fraud and abuse, Medicare reimbursement, compliance and other regulatory issues. Jeffrey has experience with the representation of hospitals in fraud and abuse investigations as well as proactive analysis and resolution of fraud and abuse matters. Jeffrey also has represented health care providers in a wide range of licensing disputes and other regulatory and litigation matters. He has been recognized in health care by Colorado Super Lawyers (2011).

  Jeffrey Fitzgerald

Asher Funk, Associate | Polsinelli Shughart

Asher provides advice and counsel to clients that require assistance managing complex regulatory environments or addressing allegations of fraud and abuse. Healthcare providers such as hospitals, health systems and dialysis companies, seek Mr. Funk's assistance to address civil and criminal investigations, False Claims Act investigations or litigation, Stark and Anti-kickback compliance, and internal investigations.

  Asher Funk



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