Meeting/Event Information


November 20, 2018

November 2018 - 4 Hour Training Session
November 20, 2018
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Industrial Commission of Arizona
800 W. Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85007
November Meeting with 2 hours of Ethics CPE

$25.00 Member Registration

$50.00 Guest Registration

Please join us for our fall half-day session on November 20, 2018 (Includes 2 hours of ethics CPE)


Ethics for Criminal Prosecution

Electronic Health Record Compliance & Healthcare Fraud


Scott Blake, Assistant Attorney General, Arizona

Veda Collmer, Chief Compliance Officer, Web PT

Agenda: The event will run from 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

  • Sign-in: 8:00 AM
  • Program: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM


Industrial Commission of Arizona

800 W. Washington St.

Phoenix, AZ 85007


Parking: Free, on the top level of the garage just west of the building

Cost: $25 for current chapter members; $50 all others.

Registration Information: Pre-registration is required for all attendees for this event. Registration is open through 11/19/2018 or until all seats are filled. Register online at You may pay your admission fee with a credit card online at the time of registration. Alternately, cash and checks only are accepted at the door.

Refund Policy: Email to cancel. To be eligible for a refund, cancellations must be received by the 3rd business day prior to the meeting (for example, by Thursday at 5 pm before a Tuesday meeting). Credit card payments will be refunded to the credit card. Cash or check payments will be refunded by check.

Complaint Resolution:  Please contact the Training Director at

Program Description

  • 8:30 – 10:10 (Ethics for Criminal Prosecution)
  • 10:10-10:20 (Break)
  • 10:20-12:00 (Electronic Health Record Compliance & Healthcare Fraud)

Learning Objectives

Participants will be able to:

  • Define ethical standards in criminal prosecution
  • Discuss relevant criminal case studies from the Arizona
  • Identify proper healthcare record compliance
  • Discuss the ways in which electronic healthcare records can lead to healthcare fraud

Program Information

  • Delivery Method: Group Live
  • Recommended Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge and Apps, Behavioral Ethics
  • Recommended CPE Credits: 4

o   CPE Certificates will be emailed within 10 business days to those who attend the entire program and sign in on the attendance sheet.

  • Level: Basic
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advance Preparation: None

Presenter Information

Scott Blake, Assistant Attorney General

Scott Blake is an Assistant Attorney General with the Office of the Arizona Attorney General.  Scott has been a prosecutor for over eleven years and has been with the Attorney General’s Office for the past four years.  He is currently assigned to the Fraud and Special Prosecutions Section.  Scott primarily handles high profile complex fraud cases.  He is also assigned to the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force.  Previous to working at the Attorney General’s Office he was a Deputy County Attorney with the Yavapai County Attorney’s Office in Prescott, Arizona.  He started his prosecutorial career with the Greenlee County Attorney’s Office in Clifton, Arizona as a Deputy County Attorney. 

Veda Collmer, Chief Compliance Officer – Web PT

Veda Collmer is the In- House Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at WebPT, a leading provider in health information technology (HIT) medical record software for the rehabilitation therapist.  Veda’s practice areas focus on regulatory and compliance matters, including HIPAA, HITECH and other healthcare IT issues, anti-kickback/fraud and abuse, and compliance with state privacy and data security laws and regulations.  Veda has spoken at numerous professional and state bar conferences, as well as written about regulations governing healthcare in academic journals, textbooks, and trade publications.   


Veda received the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Public Health Law Fellowship in 2012 and completed her fellowship at the Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law.  Prior to earning her law degree, Veda was an occupational therapist, providing rehabilitation services in various healthcare settings.

NASBA Statement

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Arizona Chapter is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

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800 W. Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85007

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