Tag Archives: clinics

The “Walmart-ization” of Primary Care

By: Nichole Geary Retail medical clinics are not new.  By now, everyone is familiar with CVS’s Minute Clinic and Walgreen’s Healthcare Clinic.  These types of clinics provide vaccination and general disease monitoring services.  However, as both companies have been very … 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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In the Know: The Health Care Price Transparency Act

By Shachi Mankodi The Healthcare Price Transparency Act, HB 935 (the “Act”) which took effect July 1, 2011, implements new requirements for the publication and posting of charges for medical services offered by certain medical offices, urgent care centers, and … Continue reading

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Controlled Substances: Regulatory Changes Every Physician Should Know

By Lester Perling and Shachi Mankodi For the last few years, the Florida Legislature and the Department of Health have strived to curb the troublesome influx of pain clinics that overprescribe controlled substances, a/k/a pill mills. The latest effort came … Continue reading

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