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.