Compliance & Legal

Dec 28, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The troubles aren't over, however, with probes by the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission…
Dec 26, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Suit filed by employees alleged the system docked them for meal breaks that were either partial or never taken at…
HIPAA changes
Dec 26, 2017 | Jonah Comstock
Under the new law, data brokers could create a new product useful for population health and potentially sellable.
Doctor indicted on fraud opioid prescriptions
Dec 26, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Raymond Kraynak doled out millions of opioids without a "legitimate medical purpose,"…
Dec 21, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The upheld decision means that hospitals and other organizations can be held liable when they should have known what was…
Dec 21, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Vishal Patel, 30, of Glenn Allen, allegedly used personal information and credentials of real physicians to falsify documents, gain…
Mayo Clinic institutes post-strike lock-out amidst contract wrangling
Dec 20, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Mayo Clinic said it gave union multiple warnings that if there was a strike, the minimum contract…
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.