Healthcare News & Insights

CMS changing rules on what counts as kickbacks

Amid one of the largest “takedowns” of anti-kickback violations, the feds are changing the rules on what kind of compensation agreements will come under scrutiny. 

What’s next in federal fraud enforcement?

The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) both reinforced their commitment to rooting out fraud in 2015 — but what does that mean for your compliance programs? 

OIG: Most hospitals’ EHRs don’t fully protect against fraud

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) has released a new report auditing hospital electronic health records (EHR) systems to review their fraud prevention safeguards, and the results aren’t particularly good.