A recent Medicaid fraud settlement in Texas holds two important lessons for physicians regarding business relationships.
A pair of recent court decisions further highlights the need for physicians to comply with the Anti-Kickback Statute and the Sunshine Act.
A recent decision by HHS' Office of the Inspector General raises some interesting issues with ACOs participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.
HHS' Office of Inspector General reiterates antipathy towards some physician arrangements that carve out federal referrals.
The OIG deems PODs to be inherently suspect under the Anti-Kickback Statute, so physicians should take note.
Here are some legal and ethical issues to consider before you own and operate a compounding pharmacy at your medical practice.
Business practices generally accepted in other industries can be illegal in healthcare, so it is important to be sure you are in compliance.
Physicians are being presented with chances to invest in ancillary services, but they need to be aware of all the legal issues involved to avoid potential pitfalls.
Want to know what the government looks for in healthcare fraud investigations? Here's some conduct you may want to avoid at your medical practice.
There will be a lot more data gathering and reporting of physician payments from pharma and others under the proposed Sunshine Act. Here's what you need to know.