In this recent issue of Podiatry Management, Podiatrist Attorney Lawrence Kobak, DPM, JD discusses more bizarre podiatric legal cases. The cases include committing fraud, inaccurately filling out official documents, inappropriate behavior with a... Read More
Federal and State Fraud and Abuse Counseling | Healthcare | Healthcare Litigation | Healthcare Practice Compliance | Hospitals and Healthcare Systems

Frier Levitt’s Co-Chair of Healthcare John E. Morrone, Esq. recently contributed to a Hospital Peer Review article titled “Assess Quality and Compliance as Telehealth Use Expands”.  In the article, he discusses the quality standards, metrics... Read More
Healthcare Law | Telehealth and Telemedicine

Frier Levitt Co-Founding Partner Daniel B. Frier recently summarized a variety of ways in which providers can become ensnarled in fraudulent schemes disguised as legitimate business models.  Since the publication of that article, a significant... Read More
Federal and State Fraud and Abuse Counseling | Healthcare | Hospitals and Healthcare Systems | In-house Counsel Legal Support Services | Professional Board Actions | Regulatory Compliance, including FDA, DEA and HIPAA | White Collar Defense and Government Investigation

On Wednesday, October 28, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (“CISA”) and the FBI announced an “increased and imminent cybercrime threat to U.S. hospitals and healthcare providers.” Preliminary news reports have identified... Read More
Healthcare | HIPAA Compliance | Hospitals and Healthcare Systems | Regulatory Compliance, including FDA, DEA and HIPAA

On September 30, 2020, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) announced a nationwide healthcare fraud and opioid takedown resulting in charges against more than 100 physicians for over $4.5 billion in losses connected to allegedly fraudulent... Read More
Healthcare | Telehealth and Telemedicine