Article Offers Clarification to Health Care Providers on 60-day Repayment Rule

ICRH attorneys James P. Lagios and Daniel M. Bernstein co-authored an article featured in the November 2015 edition of In-House Counselor, a publication of the American Health Lawyers Association In-House Counsel Practice Group. Their article, “Court Decision on ACA’s 60-Day Repayment Rule Gives Providers Valuable Guidance,” provides specifics about the time period for investigating and addressing potential Medicare or Medicaid overpayments. The publication can be viewed on [...]

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Dec. 17, 2014

Doctors Given Warning on Pay

Doctors Given Warning on Pay

Avoid liabilities associated with compensation arrangements The U.S. Department of HHS’ Office of Inspector General issued a fraud alert recently warning doctors to avoid payment agreements that could violate the anti-kickback statute. According to OIG, it recently reached settlements with 12 physicians who had negotiated contracts for medical directorship and office staff contracts that were deemed questionable. OIG alleged that the compensation paid to these physicians under the [...]

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