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What Are the Penalties in Health Care Kickback Cases?

Categories: Anti-Kickback Issues

Here is Why Healthcare Marketing Specialists, Physicians, and Healthcare Business Owners from Across the United States Want Oberheiden P.C. on Their Defense Team Oberheiden PC is a team of former DOJ Officials, presidentially appointed and U.S. Senate confirmed attorneys, former Special Agents with significant healthcare law enforcement backgrounds. Our team has represented hundreds of clients…

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What Constitutes a “Safe Harbor” in an Anti-Kickback Statute Investigation?

Categories: Anti-Kickback Issues

anti-kickback statute

In a federal investigation under the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS), a key defense strategy will often be to assert a statutory or regulatory safe harbor. As explained by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ (DHHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG), “[t]he ‘safe harbor’ regulations describe various payment and business practices that, although they potentially…

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Florida Anti-Kickback Statutes & Patient Brokering Act

Categories: Anti-Kickback Issues

Medical Professional taking Kickback Money

Federal Healthcare Fraud Defense Attorneys Serving Florida Health Care Professionals While most physicians, pharmacists, nursing home administrators, and health care facility executives are aware of the stringent federal laws that apply to their businesses, far fewer have a clear understanding of the state laws that present equally substantial risks for their financial well-being. In Florida,…

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