Distance Learning

Lessons from Hahnemann University Hospital, Part I: Overview of Legal Realities, Obligations, and Recourse for Safety-Net Hospitals in Times of Trouble

Includes a Live Event on 03/10/2020 at 2:00 PM (EDT)

Time: 2:00-3:30 PM Eastern (90 minutes)
Session Format: Live Webinar
CLE Credit Available:  Yes

Topic: An Overview of Legal Realities, Obligations, and Recourse for Safety-Net Hospitals in Times of Trouble, Including Discussion of Where Things Stand After Azar v. Allina Health Services

This session will include discussion of current laws and regulations affecting service obligations, reimbursements, and rights and duties of public, not-for-profit, rural, and other types safety net providers, including the status of Medicare extender payments in shifting laws and policy.

Level of Difficulty:  Advanced

In most states, AHLA webinars meet the requirements for continuing legal education and attorneys may self-apply for CLE credit. AHLA’s live distance learning webinars are pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states: Alabama, Illinois, Nebraska, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia. Please refer to Distance Learning CLE reporting procedure for more information.

Listen With a Colleague Registration

  • AHLA Member: $149
  • Government, Academician, Public Interest, or Solo Practitioner AHLA Member: $99
  • Student, Paralegal, or Retired AHLA Member: $99
    AHLA Member Listen with a Colleague Option (see "Listen with a Colleague" link on Overview tab): $99
  • Non-AHLA Member: $199

Content Lead:

  • Hospitals and Health Systems


  • Public Health System

Deborah Biggs (Moderator)

CAO/General Counsel

Comprehensive Outcomes Management Technologies

Steve Clapp


Strategic Healthcare Advisers
Clinton, TN

Janis Orlowski

Chief Health Care Officer

Association of American Medical Colleges


David Vernon


Hooper Lundy & Bookman PC

The “Listen with a Colleague" option allows multiple registrants from the same organization and location to participate in the webinar at a discounted rate. It may ONLY be used if at least one person from your organization and location has registered at the regular/full webinar registration rate. Please note that those who register under the reduced “Listen with a Colleague" rate must access the webinar from the same location and computer as the full-priced registrant they are registered under.

The “Listen with a Colleague" option is continuing legal education (CLE) credit-eligible. In order to obtain a certificate of completion for submission to a state CLE accrediting body, those registered under this option must obtain the attendance verification code—which will be displayed at a random time during the webinar—and enter that code under “Verification Code for Live Webinar" section of the webinar description webpage. Please note that each registrant must submit a complete evaluation from their individual accounts to obtain a certificate of completion.

If you have any questions about this registration option, please contact customer support.