Oberheiden, P.C. Blog

CGX, PGX, and Other Testing Laboratories are on the Front Lines of Telemedicine Fraud Investigations

Categories: Telemedicine

Toxicology laboratories that work with telemedicine companies and marketing groups to identify Medicare beneficiaries and obtain testing orders can receive tens of millions of dollars per month in program-reimbursed funds. This makes them prime targets for federal health care fraud investigations. Toxicology laboratories play a central role in modern health care. Once a physician assesses…

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What Do Health Care Providers Need to Know about Tricare Audits and Investigations?

Categories: Tricare Audit & Fraud

Doctor and Soldier

For health care providers who serve military servicemembers, veterans, and their families, ensuring compliance with the Tricare billing requirements is just as important as complying with the Medicare and Medicaid regulations. Even if treating Tricare beneficiaries makes up only a relatively small percentage of your practice, you are held to the same legal standards as…

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The Growing Threat of Zone Program Integrity Contractor (ZPIC) Audits

Categories: Health Care Law

Health care providers face immense scrutiny for allegations of fraud and abuse in the current regulatory climate. Consequently, they encounter significant threats to their future business viability, including recoupment and civil/criminal penalties, when undergoing audits conducted by the federal government. It is essential that you as a healthcare provider, servicing the Medicare market, fully understand…

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Why DOL Providers Should Absolutely Have a Corporate Compliance Program

Categories: Compliance

Health Care Compliance

Former DOL Prosecutors and Experienced DOL/Workers Compensation Lawyers Protect Business Owners and Medical Providers Nationwide Oberheiden, P.C. is one of the few firms with substantial experience in the areas of federal workers compensation regulations. Attorney Dr. Nick Oberheiden and his team have advised DOL providers across the country how to protect their businesses in light…

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What DOL Providers Need to Know About Health Care Fraud, Bribery, and Kickbacks

Categories: DOL Investigations

man in handcuffs holding bribery money

Call Attorney Dr. Nick Oberheiden (“The DOL Lawyer”) Today— Free and Confidential The US Postal Inspection Service, the IRS, the Office of Inspector General, and the FBI have drastically increased the numbers of criminal prosecutions of DOL and workers comp providers. This brief summary outlines how physicians, clinic owners and outpatient rehabilitation centers can effectively…

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