Annual Training Conference

The Fraud Fighting Community’s Premier Conference As the industry’s leader in fighting health care fraud, NHCAA and the Annual Training Conference (ATC) planning committee are excited to prepare for the 2024 Annual Training Conference being held November 19-22 in New Orleans!
  • Share information on best practices to detect, investigate, prosecute, and prevent fraud, waste and abuse.
  • Examine the lessons learned from cases and schemes with the investigators who worked them.
  • Join with your peers from the private and public sectors to learn about new schemes and the latest tools and techniques for fighting fraud.
  • Form business connections, exchange ideas, and renew old friendships during the multiple networking opportunities.
  • Explore numerous business and technology solutions in the Anti-Fraud Expo.
  • Earn necessary Continuing Education credits supporting a number of designations.
The ATC selection committee is in the final stages of reviewing the proposals from the Call for Presentations. Selections will be announced in mid-June.


Registration is now open.
Early Registration Deadline: September 17
Hotel Deadline: October 23
Conference Dates: November 19-22

Thank you to our Visibility Sponsors!

Registration Information


Registrations will not be processed until payment is received. Please do not submit duplicate registrations.

 Early Registration
(before September 17)
(after September 17)


One (1) complimentary registration for Membership Forum Representative only. Tuition-free seats are not offered for the Annual Training Conference. 

Non-Member Registration:
Any non-member interested in registering must be in a managerial, supervisory or professional position for a private for-profit or not-for-profit health care reimbursement organization. Employees of local, state or federal law enforcement, prosecutorial, or regulatory agency or in a professional disciplinary organization are also welcome. 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 send an e-mail to:


  • All cancellations (regardless of date) will be assessed with a $100.00 administrative fee.
  • Before deadline: To cancel and obtain a refund (minus the administrative fee), you must provide written notice to The NHCAA Institute – ATC. All cancellation requests must be received by 5:00PM on October 10, 2024. Email your cancellation notice to
  • After deadline: For cancellations received in writing after October 10, 2024, no refund will be provided but credit for a future training is available. Email your cancellation notice to
  • All substitution requests must be provided in writing by no later than one week prior to the start date of the program. Email you substitution request to

Important: Please read

By registering for the Annual Training Conference, you acknowledge that your name, title and company will be included in the Annual Training Conference mailing list provided to exhibitors for their planning purposes before the conference. To opt-out of being included in the exhibitor list, please email


For more information regarding administrative policies such as refunds, cancellations and complaints, please email

Details & FAQ

The ATC will be hosted at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans. Deadline for hotel reservation is October, 23, 2024.


Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana

Room Rates starting at $289/single occupancy*

* Rate does not include applicable taxes and fees. Double occupancy rates may apply. Additional terms and conditions apply. Please review terms, conditions, substitutions, and cancellation policies on the hotel’s reservation websites.

Taxes are 13% plus 1.75% tourism assessment fee plus $3.00 occupancy fee per room per night.

Government Per Diem rooms:

Room rates prior to October 1, 2024: $158.00
Rates will change on October 1st which will impact your final reservation.

Access to make reservation at per diem rates is available after registering for the ATC. Emails will be sent out weekly to registrants.

Please be aware that housing poachers may contact members and exhibitors about booking hotel rooms for ATC 2024. NHCAA is NOT working with any outside companies to provide housing details.

Attendees should fly into Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport and anticipate a 20 minute ride to the hotel.

The Annual Training Conference is designed for all levels of experience and most roles within the health care fraud fighting community. Content is designed for law enforcement, investigators, analysts, managers, and leaders within the industry.

Sessions throughout the program are both Level II and III.

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.

As a level III, or expert program content is designed for management level staff.

A minimum of three years of experience in the health care anti-fraud industry.
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If any of the auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act are required at the conference, please email prior to arrival. 

For conference attendees with severe, specific food allergies, please mail so arrangements can be made to accommodate attendees at seated meals.

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Nov 19 - 22


Eastern Time
All of the day