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I’ll Gladly Pay You 10 Years From Today for Care Already Provided
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 7 2016

Most providers whose claims have been determined to be improper by the Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) under the Medicare Recovery Audit Program


Debt Collector for Affiliated Physician Group Can Rely on Patient Contact Consent Obtained by Hospital
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2016

Careful drafting of consent and information release provisions can ensure that providers and affiliated physicians and their debt collectors can


NLRB: nurses entitled to union representation at peer review meeting
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2015

The NLRB, in an August 27, 2015, decision, held that two nurses who were requested to voluntarily appear before a hospital's Nursing Peer Review


The deeper dive in Texas: Recent Appellate Court decisions affecting providers
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2015

For this edition of the Deeper Dive, we travel to Texas for a look at some interesting cases involving healthcare providers decided on appeal in 2015


“Ring my friend, I said you call Doctor Robert, day or night he’ll be there”
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

The first lawsuit, in what may be a wave of antitrust litigation challenging professional board regulations in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s


The medical-school-to-prison pipeline continues to widen
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2015

Physicians now appear to be more than ever at a greater risk of investigation for healthcare crimes, largely due to their "gatekeeping" function


State health regulatory bodies have teeth pulled
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 12 2015

Old and new regulations established by state professional boards that are composed of "active market participants" such as physicians, dentists and


“PhysTexting” is not enough to form a patient-physician relationship
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2015

The Texas Medical Board is proposing to modify its disciplinary rules to more specifically define the requisites for a physician-patient relationship


Clash of the circuits: federal exchange subsidies at risk?
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2014

These four words "established by the state," at first blush do not appear obtuse or particularly vague. But these four words form the basis for the


Never fear regulatory violations focus on conditions to payment
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2014

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently upheld the dismissal of a False Claims Act (FCA) suit against Omnicare, Inc., in which the