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Penalties in health care fraud cases to nearly double on August 1, 2016

USA - July 5 2016 As if the penalties for violations of the federal False Claims Act (FCA) weren’t already substantial enough to bankrupt a health care provider, on…

Hospitals: Are you ready to give NOTICE?

USA - March 16 2016 In response to the growing trend of hospitals keeping patients in outpatient status with observation services rather than admitting them as…

Got Medicare Part A appeals? A new pilot program might be right for you!

USA - March 16 2016 Are you a hospital or other Medicare provider with Part A appeals pending? Have those appeals been lingering with no activity awaiting assignment to…

A smorgasbord of false claims settlements to start off 2016

USA - March 1 2016 This year has started off with a bang; we are seeing numerous interesting and noteworthy settlements of False Claims Act allegations. Below is a…

CMS publishes final 60-day overpayment rule for self-identified overpayments

USA - February 11 2016 On February 11, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the long-awaited final rule, Reporting and Returning of…

Claire Turcotte.