Following the release of an April 16, 2021 HHS Office of Inspector General (“OIG”) report entitled “Medicare Advantage Compliance Audit of Diagnosis Codes that Humana, Inc. (Contract H1036) Submitted to CMS” (the “OIG Report”), headlines... Read More
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Frier Levitt’s Heathcare Attorneys Theresa M. DiGulielmo, Esq., and Brandon S. Zarsky, Esq., Author Article for Medical Economics on what physicians need to know before opening a medispa.   According to a recent study , the global... Read More
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Frier Levitt's Plan Sponsor Co-Chairs Jonathan Levitt, Esq., and Dae Lee, Pharm.D., Esq., CPBS, Author Article for BenefitsPRO on Plan sponsors losing manufacturer rebate dollars to PBMs through rebate aggregators.   Pharmacy benefit managers... Read More
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When looking to purchase a pharmacy, prospective owners must take into consideration multiple aspects of the transaction in order to ensure a successful continuation of operations post-closing. Failure to properly evaluate, structure, and execute a... Read More
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Earlier this week following a three-day bench trial, the owner of, and a licensed mental health counselor at, a Tallahassee-based counseling center, were found guilty of health care fraud conspiracy, health care fraud, and aggravated identity theft.... Read More
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The “law” applicable to drug reimbursement encompasses an array of laws across 50 states, the territories, and the federal government. These laws and regulations determine what a “Plan Sponsor” (such as an insurance plan, State Medicaid... Read More
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Recently, three operators of a Wisconsin CBD dispensary were arrested and are awaiting felony drug charges after failing to comply with the state law.  The investigation into the dispensary began when two minors consumed a CBD-related products... Read More
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Frier Levitt Pharmacist-Attorney, Dae Y. Lee, Pharm.D., Esq., CPBS was recently referenced in an article for the March 24, 2021 issue of Total Pharmacy from his session for the Pharmacists Education on CBD & Cannabinoids Symposium on March 19,... Read More
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Frier Levitt Podiatrist-Attorney, Lawrence F. Kobak, DPM, Esq. has authored an article in the current edition (February 2021) of Podiatry Management about The National Practitioner Data Bank. Congress, in 1986, passed a law that created the... Read More
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Frier Levitt Podiatrist-Attorney, Lawrence F. Kobak, DPM, Esq. has authored an article in the current edition (February 2021) of Podiatry Management about the corporate practice of medicine (CPOM) and Management Services Organizations (MSOs). What... Read More
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