Category Archives: Compliance

Compliance & Internal Audit Conference – Meet the Speakers: Donna Schneider

By | October 19, 2021

HFMA-NEHIA Compliance & Internal Audit Conference – Speaker Q&A – Donna Schneider, RN, MBA, CPHQ, CPC-P, CHC, CPCO, CHPC, CCEP Vice President, Corporate Compliance & Internal Audit, Lifespan, Providence, RI Tell us about your compliance career journey – I am a registered nurse with a master’s in business administration. After some time in various clinical settings and managed… Read More »

Compliance & Internal Audit Conference – Meet the Speakers – Julie Nee, the Jon Gordon Companies

By | October 12, 2021

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) MA-RI Chapter and the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA) are excited to jointly present this highly anticipated 3-day in-person educational conference. The conference attracts compliance, internal audit, and healthcare finance professionals from throughout New England to learn from expert presenters in healthcare compliance, privacy, security, and internal auditing. Q&A with the… Read More »

Recent Highlights in Telehealth with Rebecca Mishuris, Chief Medical Information Officer, Boston Medical Center and Kyle Faget, Partner, Foley & Lardner

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, healthcare providers suddenly shifted from infrequent (if any) use of telehealth, to near universal adoption of the modality. One year in, what have we learned, and what is here to stay? The public health emergency forced providers and regulators to quickly overcome prior barriers that had long impeded adoption of telehealth. While some… Read More »

Q&A with the April 9 Virtual Roundtable Panelist – Donna Schneider

By | March 23, 2021

HFMA Virtual Roundtable – Speaker Q&A – for Donna Schneider, RN, MBA, CPHQ, CPC-P, CHC, CPCO, CHPC, Vice President, Corporate Compliance & Internal Audit, Lifespan, located in Providence, Rhode Island. Tell us about your compliance career journey – I began my career as a graduate of the University of Connecticut (UCONN) starting my clinical journey as a Registered… Read More »

Internal Auditing – Advanced Internal Audit Capabilities (Sweta Shah, April Patterson, Deloitte). Few Quick Takeaways:

Agile and Dynamic Risk Assessment (DRA) are part of the blue print for enabling the internal audit processes of the future. Agile approach to IA: iterative, cross-functional collaboration (e.g., collaborate on identification of risk areas and alignment on what is audited and why), focus on business value and continuous improvement. Cognitive science / Agile approach suggests: The longer we… Read More »

More Highlights from the 2020 HFMA and NEHIA Compliance & Internal Audit Conference

By | December 14, 2020

By Amber Fecik, Manager, Deloitte & Touche LLP and Amelia Abba, Manager, Deloitte & Touche LLP As noted in previous blogs, the MA-RI Chapter of HFMA teamed up with the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA) organization on December 2nd and 3rd to put on NEHIA’s annual Compliance and Internal Audit Conference.  A few additional highlights from the… Read More »