Category Archives: Stark Law

Mitigate Pandemic Risks: Track Government Guidance

Telehealth is one area that went from extremely low utilization to the predominant means of delivering healthcare services. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services started that trend by providing reimbursement equal to in-person visits for telehealth along with not … Continue reading

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Healthcare Startups: Don’t Forget About Regulations

  Healthcare has become a hotbed for startups of all kinds from new provider models to insurance companies to health technology. No matter what area of healthcare is targeted by a startup, the desire is to proceed with innovation or … Continue reading

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Value-Based Care Conundrum: Overpromised Solution or Real Change

The path to value-based care in healthcare is becoming murky. After a few years of heightened promise and hope, the current and near future reality is not necessarily so promising. Results from innovation programs such as accountable care organizations, bundled … Continue reading

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