WVSMA to host Certified Medical Compliance Officer (CMCO) course.
Article Type: Brief article
Subject: Trade and professional associations (Management)
Regulatory compliance (Study and teaching)
Medical personnel (Vocational guidance)
Pub Date: 07/01/2012
Publication: Name: West Virginia Medical Journal Publisher: West Virginia State Medical Association Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2012 West Virginia State Medical Association ISSN: 0043-3284
Issue: Date: July-August, 2012 Source Volume: 108 Source Issue: 4
Topic: Event Code: 200 Management dynamics Computer Subject: Company business management
Product: Product Code: 8620000 Professional Membership Assns; 8010000 Medical Personnel NAICS Code: 81392 Professional Organizations; 62 Health Care and Social Assistance SIC Code: 8621 Professional organizations
Organization: Organization: West Virginia State Medical Association
Geographic: Geographic Scope: West Virginia Geographic Code: 1U5WV West Virginia
Accession Number: 310150693
Full Text: The WVSMA has been chosen to be the first state medical association to host the Certified Medical Compliance Officer (CMCO) course.

The CMCO class, which is currently taught only in webinar format, will be taught in Charleston this fall. In addition, we will have as our instructor Washington D.C. compliance expert Robert W. Liles, JD, MBA, MHA.

The 5 day course, which includes the certification exam, will be taught in September and October at Thomas Memorial Hospital in South Charleston. Please note that registration for this national course will be conducted through Practice Management Institute (PMI), www.pmiMD.com or phone them at 1-800-259-5562.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Barbara Good (Barbara@wvsma.org).


Robert W. Liles, JD, MBA, MHA, was the first National Health Care Fraud Coordinator and subsequently worked as Deputy Director of the U.S. Department of Justice, Executive Office for United States Attorneys. As Managing Member in the Washington D.C. based office of Liles Parker, PLLC, Robert heads one of the nation's leading law firms focused on healthcare fraud defense and regulatory matters representing providers in civil, criminal, and administrative proceedings. Robert's background, education, and experience in the field bring this class to life with a real-world perspective.
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