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Healthcare & Life Sciences Webcasts on Demand

    It’s not a question of if you will experience a breach, it’s a question of when. Are you able to respond to today’s cyber threats?
    Dec 8, 2017 2:00 PM
    Dealing with a cyber attack can be devastating to a healthcare or life sciences organization if you’re not prepared for today’s threats. Having a well thought out incident response plan can be the difference between identifying, responding, and containing an incident quickly or dealing with an unmitigated and pervasive compromise of critical systems and applications. Join this Webcast to learn more about cyber incident response and the benefits for your organization in having a well thought out and established incident response program.

    You are ready for attestation. What should your organization expect?
    Nov 7, 2017 2:00 PM
    Join our Webcast to increase your understanding over the various attestation options available in the marketplace and what to expect for your organization during these independent third party attestations and related engagements including SOC 2, SOC 2 +, and HITRUST.

    Healthcare Strategic Scenario Planning
    Oct 24, 2017 3:00 PM
    A webcast to better understand how navigating this uncertain environment with confidence requires a dynamic strategy that adapts to a wide variety of future conditions. A dynamic strategy is not a fixed, one-dimensional plan, but rather a portfolio of options—or potential “bets”—that can be ramped up or down as events change. It means being able to see those changes early on and having a plan to respond to them quickly. Scenario planning—a method for identifying plausible, alternative futures an organization might face and rehearsing potential responses—is a critical tool for achieving the nimbleness required in today’s uncertain healthcare environment.

    Optimizing revenue across payment models
    Oct 5, 2017 2:00 PM
    The healthcare industry faces unique financial challenges as it transitions to a value-based care environment. Join this Webcast to learn how to optimize care delivery and financial results across your service lines while living in both of a fee-for-service and value-based-care payment environments? Hear how St. Luke’s Health System leveraged analytics to identify opportunities to increase revenue through improved contracting.

    Effectively managing risk and preparing for attestation requests. Is your organization ready?
    Jul 10, 2017 2:00 PM
    Healthcare organizations are increasingly reliant on third parties to perform services from technology hosting to financial transaction processing driving increased concerns over information security and data protection. Organizations need to have a well-organized and well supported control environment to meet customer demands as well as typical contract requirements. Join our Webcast to learn how to build a sustainable controls program around your security, availability, and confidentiality procedures and prepare your organization for independent third party reviews including HITRUST certification or SOC2 efforts.

    Improving patient care through quality reporting: Leading practices and case study – Webcast Postponed
    Jun 21, 2017 3:00 PM
    Please note that this Webcast has been postponed. We apologize for any inconvenience. We will open the registration up again as soon as we have a confirmed date Thank you for your interest and we look forward to your participation in upcoming Webcasts.

    Pharma Outlook 2030: From evolution to revolution
    May 31, 2017 1:00 PM
    Join KPMG global thought leaders Roger van den Heuvel and Peter Gilmore for KPMG’s view of the pharmaceutical industry, highlighting the industry trends, funding priorities, and future-looking business archetypes.

    Uncertain times call for certain measures: Healthcare organizations should stay ahead of emerging events, trends and risks
    May 23, 2017 2:00 PM
    Join this webcast to learn more about how this is the time to enhance and develop enterprise risk processes—embedding approaches that are tailored to organizational culture and structure, aligned with business strategy, operationalized in business processes, and focused on the most critical threats and upside opportunities.

    Crossing the Enterprise: Containing Risk and Costs and Improving Safety through Asset Management Strategies
    Feb 1, 2017 2:00 PM
    Rising costs and lower revenues have created a more challenging environment than ever before. While process standardization and focus on quality of care has dramatically increased, the need for more productive clinical and scientific workflows is also now top of mind for Healthcare and Life Sciences entities. One way to ensure that your organization rises above these challenges is to review internal processes and investments around asset management.

    Complexities of Joint Operating Agreements for Healthcare Services
    Jan 31, 2017 1:00 PM
    Joint Operating Agreements and Joint Ventures for healthcare services and other operational arrangements.

    Separating the hype from reality: How specialty pharmaceuticals should address pricing pressures to ensure market access
    Dec 14, 2016 1:00 PM
    KPMG market access strategists Peter Gilmore and Any Hunckler explore how drug pricing pressures are leading to new market access barriers for specialty pharmaceuticals in this webcast.

    Lessons from the front lines: Building your population health program – it’s not as easy as it sounds
    Dec 2, 2016 2:00 PM
    Part of the KPMG Value-Based Care Webcast series, leaders from KPMG’s Healthcare Advisory practice share timely insights from their collective experiences working with leading healthcare organizations and detail the essential building blocks for creating successful population health programs.

    How the next wave of automation, Robotic Process Automation, can improve your revenue cycle
    Sep 27, 2016 2:00 PM
    Robotic Process Automation is a new field that is being applied across multiple industries in ways we never thought would be possible, but with the advancement of technology and natural language processing, we are now able to perform moderately complex tasks that once required human intervention. Join this webcast to learn more about robotic processing automation and discuss the ways in which we can apply this emerging solution across the revenue cycle.

    Navigating CMS’s Mandatory Bundled Payment System for Cardiac and Joint Replacement Services
    Sep 16, 2016 2:00 PM
    On July 25, 2016, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) introduced its latest effort to increase financial accountability for Medicare patients by introducing mandatory bundled payments for a variety of cardiovascular services. Join this webcast to learn more about CMS’s mandatory payment bundles and how to design a strategy to address them.

    Evolving Information Security Demands in HealthCare – SOC 2® + HITRUST
    Aug 23, 2016 2:00 PM
    Join our Webcast to learn how your organization can prepare for attestation engagements involving readiness assessments, remediation tracking, roadmap planning, etc. This is critical information for directors, managers, and other business, risk, internal audit, and operations professionals at provider organizations, payers and business associates (including non-healthcare companies).

    Why every Healthcare executive should care about Identity & Access Management
    Jul 27, 2016 2:00 PM
    Join this webcast to learn more about managing digital identities and simplifying access to critical healthcare information. If you think Identity & Access Management is just another IT issue, you may have reason to worry. It is not just the risk of HIPAA noncompliance that is on the line; those without a robust Identity & Access Management strategy may also be putting patient safety and their organization’s financial and reputational health at risk as well.

    Building a Healthier Organization
    Jun 21, 2016 2:00 PM
    This webcast will focus on how clinically-led, quality-driven transformation can improve quality across the care continuum and can generate sustainable, long-term impact on both patient outcomes and financial performance. In addition, we will explore how taking a patient-centered approach can help organizations improve the patient’s journey through the care delivery continuum. Further, we will discuss methods to identify areas to embed leading practices in care delivery, limit unnecessary care variation, and enable smooth transitions into community care.

    Healthcare Transformation: Optimizing IT to drive “Value”
    May 5, 2016 1:00 PM
    Join us for our webcast to learn how an established framework can assist organizations in their IT transformations and implementation of value-based and population health management capabilities.

    Managing patient support program risks – Part II
    Apr 20, 2016 2:00 PM
    Join subject matter advisors from KPMG’s Life Sciences practice and the law firm of Morgan Lewis to understand how your organization can better understand regulatory considerations related to specific patient support program offerings, including copay assistance, product discounts, and adherence guidance.

    Virtual Care - Establishing a Scalable and Sustainable Program as a Growth Strategy
    Apr 14, 2016 2:00 PM
    The increasing demand in consumer and payer driven Telemedicine and Telehealth proof of concept projects continue to challenge many healthcare organizations. Optimizing and achieving economies of scale after initial pilot implementations or upgrades is critical to improving productivity, sustainability and patient engagement. Whether you have recently implemented a new pilot project or have had a program in place several for years, this webcast will focus on several key areas to help your organization extract greater value from Virtual Care services, including workflow inefficiencies, clinician adoption, changes in reimbursement and regulatory policy, and managing the cost of proprietary applications and systems integration. The issues discussed will be applicable to all providers interested in Virtual Care delivery models.