AHLA: The Opioid Crisis – New Government Enforcement Initiatives and Future Implications for the Healthcare Industry

Baltimore, MD

The Renaissance Harborplace Hotel

Melissa L. Jampol, Member of the Firm, will moderate the panel discussion "The Opioid Crisis  - New Government Enforcement Initiatives and Future Implications for the Healthcare Industry," at the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) Fraud and Compliance Forum. 

Topics to be discussed will include:

  • State and Federal agency efforts to combat the opioid crisis (including the formation of the Opioid Fraud and Abuse Detection Unit, a Department of Justice pilot program)
  • The 2017 “Health Care Fraud Take Down” - Key Takeaways and Lessons Learned
  • Potential civil penalties for violating the Controlled Substances Act and False Claims Act when a diversion event has occurred
  • How data is changing enforcement in this area

For more information, please visit HealthLawyers.org.