Frequently Asked Questions
What topics are covered?
Throughout the four days, the Healthcare Compliance Certification Program immerses attendees in:
Data Privacy (HIPAA, HITECH, and others)
- Federal and State False Claims Acts
- Federal and State Marketing and Disclosure Laws
- Federal Anti-Kickback Statute
- Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act (FDCA)
- Food & Drug Administration Amendment Act of 2007 (FDAAA)
- Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)
- OIG Compliance Guidance
- PhRMA Code and AdvaMed Code
- Prescription Drug Marketing Act of 1987 (PDMA)
Who should attend?
Pharmaceutical and medical device professionals in compliance, legal, regulatory and medical affairs, sales, marketing, grants and related areas, as well as, outside counsel who represent healthcare companies. The Program is recommended for those who would benefit from an introduction (or an update) to the complex set of laws, regulations and issues affecting the drug and device industries and the government's approach to monitoring and prosecuting violators. It is not recommended for chief or senior compliance officers who are experts in compliance matters.
Who are the faculty?
Program faculty include high-level government lawyers from Federal and state enforcement agencies, private lawyers from leading firms and in-house compliance officers and legal counsel with expertise in compliance matters. A Seton Hall Law professor from the Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy participates in each Program.
Does this Program fulfill other accredidation requirements, e.g. CLE and HCCA?
Yes. In addition to the Program certificate, attendees may apply for:
- HCCA and SCCE: Continuing Education units in Compliance Training and Education and Auditing and Monitoring for Compliance from the Compliance Certification Board (CCB) which accredits continuing education units for the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) and the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE).
- NY and NJ CLE: Approximately 20-25 of CLE credit hours. Seton Hall Law School is an accredited provider for New York and New Jersey CLE credit. (Note: Attorneys wishing to receive CLE credits outside of New York/New Jersey may need to fulfill additional requirements to receive credit hours and should check with their respective state Supreme Courts/CLE Boards.) CLE Financial assistance is available for qualified registrants - Apply here.
- M.S.J.: Two (2) credits for students enrolled in Seton Hall Law School's Master of Science in Jurisprudence program. For further information, please see Receiving Credit: Our M.S.J. Students.
Are course materials available?
Yes. Attendees will receive electronic resource material that will aid them in their ongoing compliance duties and profession.
Are group discounts available?
Yes. A discount is available for employers sending 7 or more employees to 2 consecutive programs. For more information, please contact contact Simone Handler-Hutchinson at email@example.com or 973-642-8863.
Are scholarships available?
Yes. Please visit our Scholarships page for more information.