Hospitals and hospital-based physicians enter into a variety of agreements. Given the recent advisory memorandum from the Inspector General of Health and Human Services and a recent administrative decision, these arrangements may violate the Medicare Anti-Kickback statute.
Application of the Medicare and Medicaid Anti-Kickback Statute to Business Arrangements between Hospitals and Hospital-Based Physicians,
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