Monthly Archives: April 2013

Gabriel Imperato to Participate in HCCA Regional Annual Conference

Broad and Cassel is a proud sponsor of the Health Care Compliance Association’s (HCCA) first Puerto Rico Regional Annual Conference.  Fort Lauderdale Managing Partner Gabriel Imperato is one of the Program Chairs for this conference, along with Helaine Gregory of San Juan. The … Continue reading

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OIG Issues First Co-Management Opinion

By: Mike Segal The OIG has recently issued a favorable opinion, its first, on a co-management agreement between a hospital and a physician group, in OIG Advisory Opinion 12-22. Such agreements, where physicians can receive shared savings for reducing hospital … Continue reading

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New HIPAA Requirements for 2013

By: Vanessa Reynolds On January 26, 2013, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) issued new rules further implementing the Health Insurance Affordability and Portability Act (“HIPAA”). Some of the rules’ provisions go into effect on March 26, while … Continue reading

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Lester Perling Co-Authors Practical Guide for Physicians

Attorneys Lester Perling, a board-certified health law attorney and partner with Broad and Cassel, and Alan Gassman, a board-certified estate planning lawyer, have once again teamed up to author the newly released “A Practical Guide to Kickback and Self-Referral Laws … Continue reading

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ACO or Bundled Payment? The Choices are Not Mutually Exclusive

By: Stephen Siegel Full implementation of “Obamacare” is drawing closer and one important question these reforms were designed to answer is becoming clearer: How will mechanisms designed to infuse accountability into the healthcare delivery system be implemented? Please click here … Continue reading

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