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AHLA Institute on Medicare and Medicaid Payment Issues


Event Sponsor: American Health Law Association

Partner David Vernon will be co-presenting a session titled, “Teaching Hospitals, COVID Waivers, and Cost Reporting Best Practices”.  He will be co-presenting with Christopher L. Francazio, managing principal and founder of PKFHealth, LLC.

This session will explore:

  • How COVID waivers impact Medicare payment for graduate medical education (GME)
  • Select GME topics will include: Bed counting, resident training location issues, and GME affiliation agreements
  • How COVID waivers impact other Medicare reimbursement principles pertinent to teaching hospitals
  • Select teaching hospital Medicare reimbursement topics will include: Teaching physician supervision, moonlighting, and physician time studies
  • Cost reporting best practices and processes for these select topics

For additional information regarding this program, please visit the AHLA’s event webpage.


David J. Vernon
Washington, D.C.