Education List

Corporate Integrity Agreement Developments Webinar

In recent months, we have seen a significant shift by the Office of Inspector General in their corporate integrity agreement requirements. These documents provide insight into the current focus areas and expectation of the government on how an organization’s compliance program should look and work.

Date: 10/24/2017, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Combating Drug Use: Part 1

Part 1 - This program will provide up-to-date information on the new synthetic drugs of abuse, marijuana concentrates, commonly abused prescription and over-the-counter drugs, heroin and new illicitly manufactured fentanyl derivatives growing in popularity. Alcohol fads and other emerging trends will also be discussed.

Date: 10/31/2017, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Medical Internet of Things (IoT) Security Webinar

The near limitless and constantly evolving landscape of Internet of Things (IoT) devices make securing and managing these devices a top priority for healthcare organizations. Organizations need to devise a strategy to secure, manage, and educate end users on the inherent risk posed by these devices.

Date: 11/2/2017, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Combating Drug Use: Part 2

Part 2 - Participants will learn of the nature and scope of drug diversion from the healthcare workplace. In addition, there will be discussion of the efforts Mayo Clinic has found to be effective in preventing, detecting and intervening on drug diversion.

Date: 11/7/2017, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Joint Commission 2018 Update Webinar

We all need to get our organizations to the culture of continuous compliance. We don’t comply because TJC requires it. We comply because it is the right thing to do.

Date: 11/9/2017, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Combating Drug Use: Part 3

Part 3 - This is an interactive session which will focus on triggers and methods for drug diversion, scenarios faced by many hospitals and facility response requirements.

Date: 11/14/2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Essentials of ED Facility Reimbursement: 2018 Updates Web

Learn about the most important and hot-off-the-presses 2018 OPPS changes affecting ED facility reimbursement and the evolving Observation Comprehensive APC. Topics covered will include correct E/M level assignment, observation rules and payments, and packaged services.

Date: 11/29/2017, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Grievances and Complaints: What Hospitals Should Know Web

This program will cover in detail the CMS requirements to help prevent the hospital from being found out of compliance with the grievance regulations.  It will also discuss the Joint Commission standards on complaints and DNV Healthcare on grievances and how these cross walk to the CMS grievance interpretive guidelines.

Date: 12/5/2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2018 Small or Rural Hospital Conference

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The annual Small or Rural Hospital Conference is a popular event bringing together healthcare leaders to examine trends and issues affecting small and rural hospitals.

Date: 2/14/2018 - 2/16/2018
2018 Summer Forum Conference


The Summer Forum is MHA's largest venue for healthcare education. Held annually at the Samoset Resort on the coast of Maine, it attracts close to 400 healthcare professionals, business leaders and government officials from across Maine and New England.

Date: 6/20/2018 - 6/22/2018