New Jersey health care facility licensure bill would require one-room surgical practices to obtain state licensure.
Over the last several years, a cottage industry of businesses known as “Physician Owned Distributorships” (“PODs”) has taken root in the medical device world and according to a recent article in the American Medical News is now coming under scrutiny by federal authorities. PODs are typically companies organized by individuals, some or all of whom… Continue Reading
Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Human Services, recently announced during a press conference that HHS will as of July 1, 2011 be rolling out a $77 million computer program designed to prospectively identify potentially fraudulent Medicare claims by collecting and analyzing patterns in large numbers of submitted claims. According to a recent article in… Continue Reading