TITLE

OIG advises caution with joint ventures

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Jul2011, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has urged caution with a joint venture involving a new long term care (LTC) pharmacy and an established LTC pharmacy. It is stated that such ventures violate the federal anti-kickback statute.
ACCESSION #
63181672

 

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