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What to Do When You Receive a Medicare Overpayment Notice

Categories: Health Care Law

Health Care Fraud Defense Attorneys Help Medical Professionals Deal with Overpayment Notices Receiving “Notice of Overpayment” from Medicare is an intimidating and likely scary experience for any medical service provider.  Not only does the provider face financial repercussions, the notice is also the first sign that the provider may be involved in further administrative –…

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The Risk Of Federal Mail And Wire Fraud Charges When Sharing Marketing Commissions With Patients

Categories: Health Care Law

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Experienced Defense Attorneys Fighting Mail and Wire Fraud Charges on Behalf of Clients Across the US Dr. Nick Oberheiden Attorney-at-Law Recent federal government investigations that our attorneys are involved in as defense counsel demonstrate that the Department of Justice is actively investigating medical marketing companies that have either shared earned commissions or paid flat fees…

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Anti-Kickback Prosecutions For Paying Patients

Categories: Anti-Kickback Issues

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Anti-kickback Investigation Defense Attorneys for Healthcare Professionals Former DOJ-Prosecutors & Healthcare Law Defense Counsel Providing payment or other benefits to patients may implicate numerous federal healthcare laws and other federal criminal statutes, including the general healthcare fraud statute, the federal Anti-Kickback Statute, and federal mail and wire fraud statutes.  Providers, marketers, manufacturers and other participants…

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The Pitfalls Of Paying Marketing Fees To Patients

Categories: Health Care Law

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Defense Attorneys Representing Medical Marketers Accused of Violating Federal Laws Oberheiden Law Group, PLLC Former DOJ-Prosecutors & Health Care Law Defense Counsel Is it legal for medical marketers to pay beneficiaries to incentivize the patient to select a particular provider, prescription, or medical service? Does it make any difference if the patient is part of…

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Is It Legal For Medical Marketers To Pay Patients?

Categories: Health Care Law

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Legal Expertise and Defense for Healthcare Professionals Accused of Patient Bribery Oberheiden Law Group, PLLC Former DOJ-Prosecutors & Health Care Law Defense Counsel The Oberheiden Law Group PLLC represents medical marketers and business owners accused of patient bribery in a number of federal investigations across the United States. Most of our clients find out that…

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