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Healthcare Fraud

When Is Healthcare Fraud Criminal?

Categories: Anti-Kickback Issues

Dr. Nick Oberheiden, Esq. www.federal-lawyer.com Direct: (214) 469-9009 1-800-810-0259 Call Us on Weekends A question of critical importance in every healthcare investigation is whether the case can be resolved civilly, i.e. without recourse to criminal prosecution. Often, the determination as to whether a case is civil or criminal is unclear at the beginning of the…

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5 Prescription Mistakes That Will Get Physicians into Trouble

Categories: Health Care Law

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Dr. Nick Oberheiden, Esq. www.federal-lawyer.com Direct: (214) 469-9009 1-800-810-0259 Call Us on Weekends Of the many regulations affecting the healthcare industry, those involving prescription requirements can cause some of the biggest problems for physicians if they are not carefully followed.  Because prescribing needed medicine is an important part of most doctors’ practices, you must be…

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Federal Pharmacy Investigations At All-Time High

Categories: Anti-Kickback Issues

Federal Pharmacy Investigation Attorneys - Oberheiden Law Group PLLC

Dr. Nick Oberheiden, Esq. www.federal-lawyer.com Direct: (214) 469-9009 1-800-810-0259 Call Us on Weekends As we have been advising our clients over the past years, federal agencies are demonstrating heightened and increasingly penetrative investigations into compound pharmacies.  In particular, the Department of Defense has stepped up its investigation into such pharmacies and their Tricare billings after…

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What Compound Pharmacies Should Do In A DOL Or Tricare Investigation

Categories: Compliance

Federal Compound Pharmacy Fraud Defense Attorneys - Oberheiden Law Group PLLC

Dr. Nick Oberheiden, Esq. www.federal-lawyer.com Direct: (214) 469-9009 1-800-810-0259 Open on Weekends Almost no week goes by without publication of a new investigation against compound pharmacies. The focus of these investigations is the relationship between pharmacy executives, physicians, and marketing groups with respect to referrals of federally funded patients; in particular, the investigations focus on…

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How To Set Up A Pharmacy Compliance Program

Categories: Pharmacy Laws

Federal Pharmacy Compliance Attorneys - Oberheiden Law Group PLLC

Dr. Nick Oberheiden, Esq. www.federal-lawyer.com Direct: (214) 469-9009 1-800-810-0259 Call Us on Weekends Introduction Pharmacies are under attack. Law enforcement agencies across the country are investigating pharmacies for alleged healthcare fraud and physician kick-back schemes. Of particular scrutiny are compound pharmacies that have billed high amounts to Tricare, Medicare, and the Department of Labor health…

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