Compliance & Legal

Physician groups slapped with $33M settlement over alleged kickback scheme
Dec 19, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Dallas-based EmCare, Pennsylvania-based Physicians' Alliance Ltd named in whistleblower lawsuits over…
Dec 19, 2017 | Mike Miliard
HHS Office for Civil Rights offers a new perspective on the privacy law as it relates to mental health and…
Dec 18, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Even among the majority of practices that have a policy, current training methods are too passive, MGMA experts say.
Dec 18, 2017 | Susan Morse
All but $500,000 of fine suspended if Coordinated Care Corp. ensures members have access to in-network…
Dec 15, 2017 | Fred Schulte, Kaiser Health News
Labs that were paid millions are now deeply in debt to Medicare with few assets on hand.
Dec 15, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Pharma giant allegedly billed government payers for medications that were never shipped, or…
21st Century Oncology
Dec 13, 2017 | Jessica Davis
After filing for bankruptcy in May, the Florida-based cancer specialty provider also settled with the government for $26 million…
Dec 12, 2017 | Jenny Gold
Hospitals take their ratings seriously, despite hospital industry experts' skepticism about their scientific…
healthcare fraud
Dec 07, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Defendants used the stolen funds to buy lavish multi-million dollar homes, expensive handbags and luxury travel.
Dec 07, 2017 | Susan Morse
Hospital needed to invest $100 million in 150-year old building to come into compliance with…