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Has the Stark Law Outlived Its Usefulness?

With healthcare gradually (or rapidly) moving from a fee for service (“FFS”) world to a value-based care world, questions about the laws and regulations governing relationships within healthcare are increasing. The predominant current regulatory framework, exemplified by the Stark Law and … Continue reading

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Fraud Takedown: Same Old Song, Expanding Dance

It seems as though multiple times per year the Department of Justice, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), or some other enforcement agency announces the largest sweep or takedown of health care related fraud. A joint Department of … Continue reading

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Keep Your Legal Opinions to Yourself!

Hospitals face the challenge of stiff competition, often times, from their own physicians’ ambulatory surgery centers. When dealing with these challenges, hospitals need to be mindful of the Stark Law if they intend to contract with surgeons to fend off their competitors.  If … Continue reading

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