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Don’t Submit Bills for Student Services – Ever!

Recently, some medical practices have had to reimburse the government for bills that showed that students, rather than physicians or licensed practitioners, had furnished services to Medicare beneficiaries. Apparently, some practitioners believe that if the supervising physician or midlevel provider … Continue reading

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“New” AKS Safe Harbors and CMP Provisions – OIG Wants Comments

The Office of the Inspector General (“OIG”) of the Department of Health and Human Services issued a proposed rule on Friday, October 3rd to modify certain existing safe harbors to the Anti-Kickback Statute (“AKS”) and create new safe harbors based … Continue reading

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