September 12, 2017
Government Investigations and the False Claims Act: 
What does it mean for Labor and Employment and the Health Care Industry? 

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Breakfast will be provided
Polsinelli | Lower Level Amenity Center | 150 N. Riverside Plaza |Chicago, IL 60606

Polsinelli and Navigant invite you to JOIN US for a complimentary breakfast and interdisciplinary panel discussion. Practical guidance for creating and maintaining a culture of compliance and best strategies for preventing and investigating whistleblower claims within your organization.

  • Insight From Government Attorneys: Heather McShain and Maggie Hickey
    • What are key priorities in enforcement? Effective government interaction, advocacy and dispute resolution. 
      • Panel:
        • Heather McShain, Assistant United States Attorney and Deputy Chief in Financial Crimes and Supervisor of the Healthcare Fraud Unit
        • Maggie Hickey, Executive Inspector General for the Agencies of the Illinois Governor and Chair of the Illinois Healthcare Fraud Elimination Task Force
  • Government Investigations Panel
    • False Claims Act recent developments and how to deal with the government
    • The intersection between the False Claims Act how to protect your company and how we deal with whistleblowers
    • Dealing with Government use of statistical extrapolation to prove liability
  •  Labor and Employment Panel
    • Dealing with the whistleblower culture
    • How to avoid creating a whistleblower and dealing with internal complaints
    • Operationalizing employee engagement in terms of health care compliance
    • Investigating complaints and related ethical considerations
    • Labor and Employment retaliation issues

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