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Photobucket PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLORIDA (May 26, 2011) – State Attorney Michael McAuliffe and Sheriff Ric Bradshaw will co-host Palm Beach County’s Prescription Drug Abuse and Pain Clinic Summit. The event takes place today, May 26, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 at the Clayton Hutcheson Agricultural Center.

The summit focuses on prevention of the consequences surrounding addiction and prescription drug dealing before they occur.

This is the summit’s second year and since that time the number of pain clinics dealing in the illegal prescription drug trade has dropped significantly; due in part to law enforcement’s wide-sweeping raids.

884L08-WAS.gif Healthcare Fraud Blog publisher, Robert David Malove, has been invited to attend the American Conference Institute’s Symposium on Healthcare Fraud Investigations. This is a one-of-a-kind event you won’t want to miss. The Symposium will be held Monday, March 31, 2008 to Tuesday, April 1, 2008 at The Latham Hotel Georgetown, Washington, DC. Reserve your space today by calling 888-224-2480 or by faxing your registration to 877-927-1563, or online. Be sure to register before spaces are filled for this unique event.

The challenge of obtaining full comprehension of the complex and constantly changing, laws and regulations governing Medicare and Medicaid is well documented. Nonetheless, in the current environment of ever increasing government scrutiny of the healthcare industry, there is no room for error. With staggering settlements extracted to date and the increased potential for criminal penalties, it is imperative that you fully understand the implications of every statement and action you, your client, and employees of your institution make when you are the target of an investigation into Medicare and Medicaid practices.

American Conference Institute has created this program specifically to address the challenges being faces by the healthcare industry today. Led by an exceptional faculty packed with current and former Medicare and Medicaid regulatory and enforcement officials, senior compliance and audit professionals, and white collar experts, this event will prepare you for any queries, formal inquiries, and investigations. By the end of the Symposium on Healthcare Fraud Investigations you will be thoroughly grounded in liability-limiting approaches for:

HCF-Orlando-thumb%20%282%29.jpgHealthcare Fraud Blog publisher, Robert David Malove, will attend the ACFE Healthcare Fraud Seminar Orlando March 24-25, 2008.
CEO Magazine reports that healthcare costs are within the top three business concerns, and for good reason: U.S. healthcare spending has increased from a mere $27 billion in 1960 to $2 trillion in 2005. That is a 7,100 percent increase in spending! Employers today face many unique regulations, systems, procedures and records, with the potential for fraudulent activity at a heightened level. Fraud fighters need an improved understanding of these staggering numbers and the types of healthcare fraud that may occur. This two-day, instructor-led course is designed for anti-fraud and audit professionals who work in the payer, provider, vendor and employer benefit areas or advise clients who operate within the healthcare continuum. Get the targeted training you need to keep up with the latest fraud schemes and related laws affecting this highly complex profession.
For more info, please visit http://www.ACFE.com