Monthly Archives: September 2013

Hospital Equipment Financing: What is a Purchase Money Security Interest?

With varying degrees of frequency, all hospitals, clinics and imaging centers enter into purchase and sales agreements for equipment.  Many times, these agreements provide that a hospital (the “Purchaser”) may purchase equipment (for example, an x-ray machine) “on credit” by … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Massachusetts Medicaid (MassHealth) Fraud: Enforcement and Detection

MassHealth, the Massachusetts Medicaid program, is focusing more on detecting, penalizing and preventing fraud in billing.  This is underscored by a September 6, 2013 announcement from the Office of the Attorney General concerning a $1.6 million settlement with AllCare Pharmacy … Continue reading

Posted in Compliance, Government Investigation, Regulations | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment