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Fraud and Abuse Enforcement; Go Back to the Fundamentals

By Stephen H. Siegel The great basketball player Michael Jordon observed: The minute you get away from fundamentals-whether it is proper technique, work ethic or mental preparation- the bottom can fall out of your game, your schoolwork, your job, or … Continue reading

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Broad and Cassel Honored as a 2017 Top Law Firm: Guide honors 18 firm attorneys

Statewide law firm Broad and Cassel today announced South Florida Legal Guide has named the firm a 2017 Top Law Firm. Sixteen firm attorneys were also recognized as 2017 Top Lawyers and two as 2017 Top Up and Comers. Peers … Continue reading

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CMS Announces New Flexibility with MACRA

By: Mike Segal It is now quite clear that the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, or MACRA, enacted into law in 2015, will have a telling effect on how Medicare reimburses for physician services. In April 2016, the Centers … Continue reading

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Mount Sinai Affiliated Hospitals to Pay $3 Million Settlement for Delaying Medicaid Overpayments

By: Fred Segal On August 24, 2016, the US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, in conjunction with the US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General (OIG) announced that it settled a whistleblower … Continue reading

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OCR to Increase Efforts to Investigate Privacy Breaches of Unsecured Protected Heath Information Affecting Fewer Than 500 Individuals

By: Edward J. Welch The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that investigates privacy breaches of unsecured, protected health information (PHI) under the Health Information Technology for Economic … Continue reading

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45 Broad and Cassel Attorneys Named 2017 Best Lawyers® in America, Four Selected as Lawyers of the Year

Broad and Cassel is pleased to announce that 45 of the firm’s attorneys have been included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2017. Additionally, four attorneys were named a “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective specialty areas. Only one … Continue reading

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BCBA Appoints Shachi Mankodi to Women in Leadership Committee

We are pleased to announce that Shachi Mankodi, senior counsel in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office, has been appointed to serve as vice chair of the Broward County Bar Association’s (BCBA) Women in Leadership Committee. Mankodi will work closely with … Continue reading

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Reminder to Health Care Providers: You Have to Disclose to Patients That You Are an Investor in the Entity To Which You Are Referring Them

By: Fred Segal Attorneys may sometimes discover that, unknown to the client, their clients may be engaging in conduct that is violative of the law. Much of the time, the client simply isn’t aware that such law exists. One of … Continue reading

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July 2016 Health Law Update Now Available

Please visit this page for the July 2016 installment of Broad and Cassel’s “Health Law Update.” Topics include Medication Therapy Management, balance billing legislation, false claims and healthcare providers and bankruptcy. If you would like to receive the “Health Law Update” … Continue reading

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Shachi Mankodi Elected to Florida Health Law Executive Council

We are pleased to announce that Shachi Mankodi, senior counsel in Broad and Cassel’s Fort Lauderdale office, has been elected to The Florida Bar Health Law Section’s Executive Council. She will serve a three-year term. With approximately 1,100 members, the … Continue reading

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