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Health Law Articles

Covered Entities and Business Associates Beware! HHS OCR Announces Latest Survey in Preparation for New HIPAA Audits

(March 26, 2014) Last month, the Department of Health and Human Services Office... 

CMS’ “Medicare Care Choices Model” Will Allow Certain Hospice Patients to Receive Both Palliative Care and Curative Care

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will permit Medicare beneficiaries... 

Criminal Attacks On Health Care Providers Rise 100% In Four Years

Criminal Attacks On Health Care Providers Rise 100% In Four Years (March 14, 2014)... 

CMS Announces RAC Audit “Pause” and Additional RAC Program Reforms

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced that... 

Texas Medicaid Providers – Have You Implemented Your Effective Compliance Plan Yet?

  Have You Implemented Your Effective Compliance Plan Yet? (February 21,2014)... 

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Dental Law Articles

Medicaid Dental Fraud: New Hampshire Dentist Indicted on Nearly 200 Counts of Medicaid Fraud.

Dentists around the country are being audited by State MFCUs. Are your billing practices... 

Medicaid Dental Fraud: Dentist Alleged to Have “Systematically Bilked” the State in Dental Fraud Scheme.

(December 23, 2013):    A recent state audit of a Massachusetts dentist has reportedly... 

Medicare Dental Services: Take Care to Ensure that Your Hospital Outpatient Dental Services Meet Medicare’s VERY Limited Coverage Requirements Before Billing the Program.

(December 4, 2013): Generally, Medicare does not cover hospital outpatient dental... 

Medicaid Dental Audits: Medicaid Dentists are Under the Microscope. Are Your Dental Records Complete and Accurate?

Medicaid Audits of Dental Records are on the Increase. Is Your Practice Ready? (November... 

TBDE Update: Texas State Board of Dental Examiners — What Types of Violations will Result in Sanctions?

(November 11, 2013): The Texas Legislature first provided for licensure of dentists... 

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Municipal Law Articles

CMS Announces RAC Audit “Pause” and Additional RAC Program Reforms

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced that... [Read more of this review]

Peddling and Soliciting, Municipal Regulations These Issues Can be Complex. Is Your City Clear on these Points?

(January 8, 2013):  As a general rule cities can regulate hawking, canvassing,... [Read more of this review]

City Contracts and Arbitration

It is recommended that cities do not agree to arbitration, either voluntarily or... [Read more of this review]

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Business & Transaction Articles

Liles Parker Attorney has Article Titled “Individual Liability in Medicare Overpayment Cases” Published in Law Journal.

Will the government seek to “pierce the corporate veil”? (October 16,... [Read more of this review]

A Recent False Claims Act Case Being Brought Against an Individual Physician has Resulted in a Record Recovery for the Government.

(February 12, 2013):  The civil False Claims Act is the primary civil enforcement... [Read more of this review]

What is Civil Fraud?

(November 29, 2012):  Civil fraud cases are complex and can have substantial effects... [Read more of this review]

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