Pittsburgh Business Group on Health
Legislative Updates Forum

Legislative Updates Forum
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Pittsburgh Marriott City Center


ACA: Updates and New Guidelines

Join the Pittsburgh Group on Health and hear from Sandra Mihok, Esq. present the latest updates on ACA and legislative issues:

  • Guidance on opt-out credits
  • Wellness programs and recent EEOC cases
  • New regulations on summary benefits coverage
  • Reporting and increased fines


Strategies to Make HIPAA Less Complicated
National policy efforts have focused attention on employers as covered entities to advance objectives to simplify HIPAA administration.   Hear from Alix Goss, Consultant and Member of the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics address:

  • The intersection of HIPAA and HITECH
  • Impact of population health efforts to improve quality and reduce costs
  • Interplay with all payer claims databases
  • Health IT and Health Information Exchange (HIE) to attain innovation and improvements in health care


ERISA Benefits Compliance and Cost Containment
PPACA has adopted ERISA claim regulations in their entirety, governing both ERIS and non-ERISA plans.  With unique knowledge in ERISA and field experience in appeals and litigation support, Dr. Jin Zhou and Mark Flores will share their insight into:

  • Overpayment offset and recoupment
  • Potentials in plan asset auditing and recovery
  • Win-win solutions for all claim denials and appeals through ERISA education and compliance

Agenda Information and Registration
Employer Members register here.

Associate Members and Non-members register here.

PBGH Employer Members: No charge
Associate Member Attendees: $75 per person
Primary and Secondary Associate Member Representatives: No charge
Non-members: $150 per person

Click here for a list of PBGH Employer and Associate Member companies.

Cancellation Policy
Written cancellations received before May 13, 2016 will receive a full refund.  No refunds will be given after May 13th.  Substitutes are welcome!

For more information contact Laura Wicker at laura.wicker@pbghpa.com or 724-266-0383.







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