The pandemic has strained an already overworked healthcare system, and no one is feeling it more than the physicians, nurses and supporting staff attempting to provide quality care during these difficult times. Staffing numbers are low and demand is high in an...
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Month: January 2022
Case provides guidance on labs, commissions and EKRA
The Eliminating Kickbacks in Recovery Act (EKRA) generally prohibits the use of kickbacks and other forms of remuneration for referrals. The law applies to various medical practices, including labs. One of the biggest critiques to the law is the lack of transparency....
Medicare overpayments: What happens if I don’t pay?
The feds have accused the home-based healthcare services providers of billing for laboratory and diagnostic testing from 2010 through 2015 that was not reasonable or necessary for the diagnosis or treatment of an illness or injury. As a result, the government argues...