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NJ Doctor Pleads Guilty to Health Care Fraud
  • Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti LLP
  • USA
  • October 20 2017

What Happened The healthcare fraud enforcement efforts of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey continue. Anthony J. Enrico, 60


If you’re going to ‘pull a sickie’, do it on a Friday
  • Camilleri Preziosi
  • United Kingdom
  • October 16 2017

Back in 2013, the Malta Chamber of Commerce had released a report which uncovered patterns and trends relating to employees taking sick leave. Amongst


Rights of Whistleblowers: MDS Coordinators
  • Stark & Stark
  • USA
  • October 11 2017

A nursing home MDS Coordinator assesses the capabilities of a patient and creates individual care plansincluding the level of treatment that must be


Important Tips to Consider When Planning for the Future: Care Plans and Appointed Successor Guardian
  • Danna McKitrick PC
  • USA
  • September 27 2017

A care plan is a document you prepare that contains information about how to best care for your child’s daily needs. It may include a list of your


Mintz Levin Health Care Qui Tam Update
  • Mintz Levin
  • USA
  • August 31 2017

In this month's issue of our Qui Tam Update, we review an unusual cluster of five cases alleging that common defendants -- a health care provider and


Health Alert (Australia) 31 July 2017
  • DLA Piper
  • Australia, USA
  • July 31 2017

This case relates to a claim made by the plaintiff, a minor, seeking damages from the defendant, a hospital, for injuries caused by the obstetric


Is Telemedicine Change Coming to Congress? The Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017 Among Several New Federal Bills
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2017

Congress is reconsidering a nationwide telehealth coverage bill, named the Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017, designed to introduce an


Doctor and Owner of Infusion Clinics Sentenced in Medicare Fraud Case
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2017

A medical doctor and one of the owners of several infusion clinics pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit healthcare fraud in violation of 18 U.S.C


11th Circuit Reminds Employers: Proceed Cautiously When Terminating Employees Shortly After FMLA Leave
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2017

While employees who have recently taken leave may be terminated for legitimate reasons, establishing a non-retaliatory termination can be challenging


Orthopedic Practice Pays $1,537,796 to Resolve Allegations of False Claims Submitted to Federal and State Programs for Medical Services
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2017

The orthopedic practice and its physicians paid $1,537,796 to settle civil claims stemming from allegations that they submitted false claims to