Compliance & Legal

Oct 06, 2017 | April Dembosky, Kaiser Health News
The bill, if signed by the California governor, would require drug companies to give notice to state agencies and health…
HCA to pay $8.6M over alleged ambulance kickbacks
Oct 05, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Hospitals include Bayshore Medical Center, Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, West Houston Medical Center and East…
heart device failure
Oct 02, 2017 | Kaiser Health News
Officials said the $1.5 billion lost from 2005 through 2014 was a "conservative estimate" while patients paid $140…
Sep 27, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
John Gaffney admitted to taking thousands in cash, signing fake prescriptions for pricey compound medications, the…
Sep 26, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Washington state law requires all hospitals to provide charity care to those who are near the federal poverty…
Novelion subsidiary to pay $35M over risky cholesterol drug
Sep 26, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Aegerion failed to inform providers of drug's risks outside prescribed usage,…
Sep 25, 2017 | Susan Morse
Physicians transitioning to MIPS and hospitals going for meaningful use can avoid penalty.
Sep 25, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Doctors need to carefully and properly use the HCC codes, which indicate the expected costs for a patient.
Sep 22, 2017 | Susan Morse
OIG review of whether the use of chartered jets complies with Federal Travel Regulations follows request by Democrats.
healthcare fraud
Sep 22, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Roberto A. Fernandez ran a seven-year scheme, took kickbacks, sold prescriptions for addictive opioids…