June 30, 2020

Kentucky Health Law Institute

Date: Sep 02-03, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

WEBINAR (via Zoom)

Presented by UK Law Continuing Legal Education In partnership with the Kentucky Bar Association Health Law Section and the Kentucky Academy of Hospital Attorneys.

Stites & Harbison attorneys Sarah Spurlock, Janet Craig and Dustyn Jones will be presenters at this WEBINAR. Attorney Kelly White Bryant was a member of the Planning Committee.


Wednesday, September 2, 2020

  • 7:50 a.m. Join Zoom Meeting ( Click the link sent via email)
  • 8:00 a.m. Welcome and Announcements
  • 8:10 a.m. "Viewpoints from Compliance Officers- Relationships with Legal Counsel, Hot Compliance Topics and Trends, and Other Issues," Daniel C. Soldato, Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP; Melinda K. Blanche, Director of Reimbursement, Chief Compliance Officer, Lexington Clinic; Don Futrell, Director of Corporate Compliance, Murray Calloway County Hospital; Ramona C. Hieneman, Owensboro Health, Inc.; R. Brett Short, UK Chief Compliance Officer
  • 9:15 a.m. Morning Break
  • 9:30 a.m. “'I Heard You Make Referrals' – A Practical Discussion of Stark, the Anti-Kickback Statute, and Other Referral Prohibitions," Robert J. Benvenuti III, Barnett Benvenuti & Butler PLLC
  • 10:20 a.m. "Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Issues in Healthcare," Dennis P. Kennedy, Dressman Benzinger LaVelle PSC
  • 11:05 a.m. "Disruptive Physician Behavior," Aaliyah K. Eaves, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • 11:50 a.m. Lunch Break: Luncheon Presentation: "Update on The Commonwealth’s Health Initiatives," Wesley W. Duke, General Counsel, Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services
  • 12:35 p.m. "Quick Talk Child/Adult/Domestic Abuse Reporting Issues," Wm. C. (“Chip”) Adams, III, Attorney at Law
  • 1:05 p.m. "Medicaid / Managed Care Contracting Process," Wesley R. Butler, Barnett Benvenuti & Butler PLLC; Jonathan E. Copley, CEO, Aetna Better Health® of Kentucky
  • 1:55 p.m. "Quick Talk Eliminating Kickbacks in Recovery Act," Sarah Cronan Spurlock, Stites & Harbison PLLC
  • 2:25 p.m. Afternoon Break
  • 2:40 p.m. "Legal Ethics for the Healthcare Attorney," Harry Dadds, Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC; Shannon Arthur (“A.J.”) Singleton, Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • 3:40 p.m. "Legal Issues Arising from Telemedicine," Steve Clifton, Deputy General Counsel – Health Affairs,, University of Kentucky Office of Legal Counsel; Robert R. Sprang, Director, Kentucky TeleCare; Shea Luna; Associate General Counsel – Health Affairs, University of Kentucky Office of Legal Counsel
  • 4:25 p.m. "Quick Talk Requirements for Self-Insurance," Janet A. Craig, Stites & Harbison PLLC
  • 5:00 p.m. Recess Institute

Thursday, September 3, 2020

  • 7:50 a.m. Join Zoom Meeting
  • 8:00 a.m. "Hospital Negligence: Case Law Update," Bradley A. Case, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • 8:45 a.m. "Physician Employment Contracts," Peter L. Thurman, Jr., Dentons
  • 9:30 a.m. Morning Break
  • 9:45 a.m. "Legal Issues with Mid-Level Providers," Carole D. Christian (Panelist & Moderator), Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP; Jessica L. Estes, Kentucky Board of Nursing; Stacey Sale, Baptist Health Medical Group
  • 10:30 a.m. "Substance Abuse, Opioid, and Behavioral Health Issues," Marian J. Hayden, Cull & Hayden, PSC; Dustyn B. Jones, Stites & Harbison PLLC
  • 11:30 a.m. "Alternative Payment Models: What’s Available, What’s Working, and Related Legal Issues," Jim Dietz, Frost Brown Todd LLC; Adam Middleton, President, Healthcare Advisory Network, LLC
  • 12:20 p.m. "What to Do When the Authorities Come Knocking!," Thomas W. Farlow, Frost Brown Todd LLC; Kevin M. Tierney, Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • 1:20 p.m. Adjourn Institute

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