Managing Physician Agreement and Focused Arrangement Risk/Best Practice

Posted By: Bret S. Bissey, MBA, FACHE, CHC, CMPE / July 31, 2015

At the 38th Annual Institute of the New Jersey Chapter of Healthcare Financial Management Association in cooperation with the Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter, Bret S. Bissey, MBA, FACHE, CHC, CMPE, Senior Vice President, Compliance Services, MediTract presented “Managing Physician Agreement and Focused Arrangement Risk/Best Practice.”

The presentation covered:

  • An overview of physician financial arrangements.
  • The current environment of hospital-to-physician and focused arrangements.
  • The types of contracts in healthcare organizations.
  • Best practices to be compliant.
  • How to audit on the completeness of the focused-arrangement database.

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Bret S. Bissey, MBA, FACHE, CHC, CMPE

Prior to joining MediTract, Mr. Bissey was the SVP, chief ethics and compliance officer at UMDNJ, where he successfully led the compliance program to adherence with a rigorous five-year Corporate Integrity Agreement with the DHHS/OIG that occurred following a Deferred Prosecution Agreement. Prior to UMDNJ, Bissey served as the director of the Regulatory Compliance Practice at IMA Consulting, the chief compliance and privacy officer at Deborah Heart and Lung Center (operating under a CIA) and the VP of compliance at Cabot Marsh/QuadraMed. Mr. Bissey earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration and marketing from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania and an MBA in marketing and healthcare administration from Wilkes University. Mr. Bissey is a frequent national speaker on healthcare compliance and is the author of The Compliance Officer’s Handbook. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a member of the Health Care Compliance Association (CHC), American College of Medical Practice Executives and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.