The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently published the long-awaited new rules related to the Anti-Kickback Statute, Civil Monetary Penalties Law, and the Stark Law (collectively, the “Final Rules”). The Final Rules are part of... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Blogs & Articles | Healthcare | Healthcare Law | Value Based Care

Frier Levitt Co-Founder, Daniel B. Frier, Esq. recently contributed to an article in the October 8, 2020 issue of Part B News titled "When a Doctor Dies, Mind Patient Records and Act Fast if Heirs are Unlicensed" written by Roy Edroso. In the... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Blogs & Articles | Healthcare

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, medical professionals were developing innovative ways to care for their patients, and the public health emergency only accelerated the need for, and growing interest in, alternatives to in-person medical office... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Healthcare | Hospitals and Healthcare Systems | Medical Spas and Cosmetic Services

In recent months, unanimous decisions rendered by 5-judge Appellate Division panels in both the Third and Fourth Departments have shifted the momentum in the battle over who is entitled to the proceeds from the sale and demutualization of New York's... Read More
Administrative and Insurance Defense Law | All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Healthcare | Healthcare Law

On September 9, 2020, the Justice Department (DOJ) announced a 77-year old and 65-year old were sentenced to 28-months and 24-months, respectively, for their part in a compounded medication scheme that cost the TRICARE program $65 million in actual... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Blogs & Articles | Federal and State Fraud and Abuse Counseling | Healthcare

Healthcare providers across the nation have been battered by audits from the CMS and private payors alike. The CMS, however, has many different types of audits, each with their own wrinkles and potential risks to providers. To understand the risks... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Healthcare | Medicare and Insurance Audits

On September 1, 2020, the American Medical Association (“AMA”) updated codes for office and outpatient visits.  These recent updates include: Elimination of history and physical exam elements for code selection; Code selection based on... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Blogs & Articles | Healthcare | Healthcare Law | Healthcare Practice Compliance

I am proud to have represented physicians for more than 25 years.  My father is a retired physician and I have the greatest respect for the profession and its practitioners.  Unfortunately, over the past 10-years or so, I have seen many... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Blogs & Articles | Buying and Selling Medical Practices including Private Equity Transactions | Healthcare | Healthcare Law | Medical Practice Mergers & Super Groups

Daniel B. Frier, Esq., discusses the advantages of physicians with small medical practices in competitive environments forming an integrated group practice, also known as a Super Group. This video covers: - What is a Physician Super Group? -... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Healthcare | Healthcare Law | Medical Practice Mergers & Super Groups

In order for small, private medical practices to survive and thrive in the current healthcare environment, with the increased emphasis on cost, quality and compliance, most physicians will likely need to become part of larger networks of... Read More
All types of single and multi-specialty medical practice groups | Blogs & Articles | Clinically Integrated Networks | Clinically Integrated Networks (CINs) | Healthcare | Healthcare Law | Life Sciences | Medical Practice Mergers & Super Groups