April 19, 2012
Polsinelli Shareholder Jeffrey Fitzgerald is a featured speaker at the 16th Annual Compliance Institute, April 29 – May 2 in Las Vegas. The conference, sponsored by the Health Care Compliance Association, provides a forum to discuss various components of compliance, ethics and corporate responsibility plans and programs within the health care arena.

With nearly 3,000 pre-registrants -- including 251 speakers and 116 vendors -- the conference is on pace to break all attendance records this year. Fitzgerald will speak at 11 a.m. April 30 on the topic, “Structuring Compliance Programs for Multi-Facility Organizations." The next day (2:45 p.m. on May 1), his topic will be, “I Thought FMW Was Supposed to Be Bulletproof: Recent Court Decisions Involving Fair Market Value.”

Fitzgerald’s law practice includes representing clients with respect to fraud and abuse, Medicare reimbursement, compliance and other regulatory issues. He has experience with the representation of hospitals in fraud and abuse investigations as well as proactive analysis and resolution of fraud and abuse matters. Fitzgerald also has represented health care providers in a wide range of licensing disputes and other regulatory and litigation matters.