NETS Webinars

NHCAA continues to offer premier education and training through our webinar program. NHCAA’s webinars provide participants training opportunities on a wide range of topics from the latest in health care fraud trends and investigative best practices, to skill-building training sessions.

This year, we host both traditional webinar programs along with our expanded webinars, held on a quarterly basis at 2:00 pm ET.

Intensive Outpatient Therapy
Traditional Webinar
April 19
2:00 pm ET
1.5 CPEs

Speakers will discuss issues surrounding intensive outpatient treatment (IOT), also known as intensive outpatient program (IOP), including how schemes operate, detection methods and red flags, investigative strategies, and steps to prevent fraud in this area. Case study examples will be provided to help participants recognize these schemes in their own cases.

Learning Objectives

  • Outline the key fraud issues that are found in intensive outpatient treatment.
  • Identify four red flags that may indicate fraud in IOT.
  • Analyze current process and procedures to identify changes that could reduce fraud exposure in IOT.

Gregory Erceg
Fraud Specialist, Cigna

Kayla Maciejewski
Fraud Investigator, Cigna

DME Fraud Schemes
Traditional Webinar
May 17
2:00 pm ET
1.5 CPEs

Speakers will review a range of top schemes and concerns with durable medical equipment. Through case studies, examine how common and complex schemes work in both private insurance and Medicare, what red flags to look for in data, medical records, and interviews, and the best investigative techniques to use in these cases.

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Abusive Pharmacy Practices
Expanded Webinar
June 14
2:00 pm ET
1.5 CPEs

Speakers will examine the fraud schemes inherent to pharmacies, including Part D issues. Discuss data mining techniques and review the latest investigative strategies and retail pharmacy auditing techniques to apply in your own organization's processes.

Register Online

Fraud Schemes in the Behavioral Health Arena
July 19

2:00 pm ET

Anesthesiology Coding Concerns & Fraud Schemes
August 16

2:00 pm ET

Analyzing Data to Identify Phantom Providers (Expanded)
September 20 

2:00 pm ET

Supplemental Coverage Concerns
October 18

2:00 pm ET

Medical Record Review Strategies
November 15

2:00 pm ET

Top Health Care Fraud Schemes in 2018 (Expanded)
December 13

2:00 pm ET

The traditional webinar program is a ninety-minute session lead by an industry expert. Participants have the opportunity to:

  • Ask questions via the chat function
  • Follow a PowerPoint presentation with the NHCAA facilitator and speaker
  • Each webinar programs offers CPE credits and when appropriate AAPC or other continuing education credits

Intensive Outpatient Therapy
April 19

2:00 pm ET

DME Fraud Schemes
May 17

2:00 pm ET

Fraud Schemes in the Behavioral Health Arena
July 19

2:00 pm ET

Anesthesiology Coding Concerns & Fraud Schemes
August 16

2:00 pm ET

Supplemental Coverage Concerns
October 18

2:00 pm ET

Medical Record Review Strategies
November 15

2:00 pm ET

These expanded learning opportunities extend the learning of a traditional webinar. After each expanded webinar, participants have access to:

  • additional easy-to-use resources, and supplemental materials
  • the opportunity for further discussion via Connect with colleagues throughout the country
  • access to review the webinar again via an archive of the program for an additional sixty-days

Abusive Pharmacy Practices  
June 14

2:00 pm ET

Analyzing Data to Identify Phantom Providers 
September 20 

2:00 pm ET

Top Health Care Fraud Schemes in 2018 
December 13

2:00 pm ET

Who Should Attend?

Webinar programs are most appropriate for beginning and mid-career analysts, investigators, consultants, and law enforcement agents working in the health care anti-fraud industry.

Program Level

As a level II, or intermediate program, some investigative / health care / coding expertise is assumed. Training content is focused on the detection and investigative processes, using case examples to highlight strategy and techniques.

Pre-requisites: There are no pre-requisite requirements to attend this program.

Credits

All webinars are approved by: NHCAA for 1.5 CPEs and NASBA for 1.5 CPEs

NASBA Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge & Applications

*National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA)
The NHCAA Institute is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

Computer Requirements

Webinars are delivered via Freestone, an online learning platform; all you need is an Internet connection.

Test your system to ensure that your webinar experience will be seamless. The system check allows you to test your interface, read recommended settings, and browse frequently asked questions.

Additional Questions

View our FAQ webpage to see if your NETS Webinar question has already been answered. If not, email the education team at training@nhcaa.org.

REGISTRATION RATES

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Webinar Type Tuition-Free* NHCAA Member1 Government2 Non-Member3
Traditional Register online or complete registration form. $175.00 $175.00 $250.00
Expanded Register online or complete registration form  $200.00 $200.00 $300.00

Each additional line is $100.00/Traditional, $150/Expanded


Registration Policies

Cancellation/Substitution

Before cut-off date - To cancel and obtain a full refund, minus an administrative fee, or to request a substitution, you must provide written notice to The NHCAA Institute - NETS.

After cut-off date - If you cancel in writing after the cut-off date, no refund will be provided. All substitution requests received after the cut-off date will be charged a $100.00 administrative fee.

All cancellations (regardless of date) will be assessed with at $100.00 administrative fee.

All written notice of cancellations and substitutions should be sent via email to training@nhcaa.org or mail the NHCAA Institute - NETS at 1220 L Street, NW Suite 600, Washington, DC 20005.

Complaints

For more information regarding administrative policies such as refunds, cancellations and complaints, please email training@nhcaa.org.


*Tuition-Free Registrations: Dues paying Member Organization can designate up to two tuition-free registrations per program. Dues paying Affiliate Members can designate one tuition-free registration per program. All Individual Members, Law Enforcement Liaisons, Premier Supporting and Supporting Members and non-members, including state and local, state and federal public agencies, wishing to participate will need to submit a registration form and applicable payment. All participants may purchase additional lines.

1Member Rate applies to all NHCAA Member Organizations, Affiliate Members, Individual Members, Premier Supporting Members and Supporting Members.

2Government Rate applies to NHCAA Law Enforcement Liaisons and other attendees from local, state and federal public agencies.

3 Non-Member participants must occupy a professional position with a private for-profit or not-for-profit health care reimbursement organization, in a local, state or federal law enforcement, prosecutorial, a regulatory agency or in a professional disciplinary organization. All registrations will be reviewed to ensure these eligibility requirements are met. If you are not in one of these positions, but wish to attend, please email us at: training@nhcaa.org.