Providing excellent clinical care can reduce the likelihood of a lawsuit, but the clinical side is not the only area to focus on.
Five Issues Physicians Should Watch in 2017
Change is coming. A repeal of the ACA, MACRA, and other vital issues will have to stay on a practice's radar in 2017.
New Safe Harbor Rules around Referrals Established
More insight and important takeaways for physicians with regards to the final rule around safe harbors for the Anti-Kickback Statute.
Docs Can More Freely Transport Patients Under Updated Law
A new rule creates certain "safe harbor" provisions under the Federal Anti-Kickback Statute with regards to transportation.
Fraud and Embezzlement Issues Target Doctors at Year End
A recurring pattern of fraud and embezzlement peaks at the end of each year. What practices must be aware of, both internally and externally.
No Practice is Immune from the False Claim Act, Stark Law
A recent case exemplified why every practice — regardless of size — needs to play by the rules when it comes to the False Claims Act and Stark Law.
Compliance or Preventative (Legal) Care for Practices
Here are eight elements of an effective corporate compliance program, which can prevent healthcare fraud and abuse before it ever starts.
Task Force Hones in on Medicare Fraud
Here are a few lessons practices can take from the recent announcement of criminal charges brought up against three physicians by a federal task force.
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