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.

The NETS webinars are held on a monthly basis at 2:00 PM ET.

Social Media in Investigations
July 18

Speakers will discuss best practices for utilizing social media in investigations and will evaluate several platforms valuable to investigations and ways to navigate these sites effectively.  Case examples will highlight how investigations can be enhanced through social media analysis as well as next steps for investigators to pursue.  Lastly, speakers will review how social media findings can be incorporated into link analysis and big data aggregation.

Faculty

Donna Jallits, AHFI
Informatics Senior Specialist, SIU Advanced Analytics Team, Cigna

Shawn Lipsey
Informatics Senior Specialist, SIU Advanced Analytics Team, Cigna

Online registration is now closed. Please email training@nhcaa.org for assistance.


New Technologies, Procedures, & Emerging Trends in Fraud
August 8

Speakers will provide an in-depth examination of inappropriate billing of diagnostic procedures and clinical modalities in professional claims across medical, dental, and surgical specialties. Explore the red flags to look for and review the specific codes misused to mask services and ensure reimbursement.

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Hospice Fraud & Analytics
September 5

Speakers will discuss the growing problem of hospice fraud and review the key indicators of fraud in the hospice care setting, how these schemes are perpetrated, and how to recognize schemes. Learn how to use data driven indicators to find potentially fraudulent hospices. Explore these concepts through several hospice case studies.

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Ambulance Fraud
September 26

Speakers will share details of ongoing fraud schemes being perpetrated by public and private ambulance services. Review red flags and explore methods to successfully investigate these cases. Case study examples will highlight successful investigations.

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Common Chiropractic Fraud Concerns
November 21

Speaker will explore both emerging and established patterns of fraud in this specialty area. Review coding and billing standards as well as utilization and medical management challenges. Through case examples, examine detection and investigation techniques.

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Top 2019 Fraud Schemes
December 12

The last NETS webinar will examine the top three specialty areas investigated by NHCAA membership in 2019 and their corresponding schemes. Topics will be announced in October. Speakers will discuss their identification techniques, investigative strategies, red flags, and methods to proactively address concerns.

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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

NHCAA Member1 Government2 Non-Member3
$175.00 $175.00 $250.00

For Tuition Free seats and paid members: each additional webinar line is $100.00.


Registration Policies

Online registrations closes at 10:00 am ET on the day of the webinar.

Cancellation/Substitution

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. Cancellations must be received in writing 24 hours in advance of the webinar in order to receive any refund.

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.