Politicians legislate to correct a problem (and then bask in the glory of having taken action) but never truly consider what problems they create when they enacted the legislation.
Structuring a payment or a transaction such that the deal is at fair market value is not the be-all and end-all of AKS compliance.
If you are interested in selling an interest in a facility or in any other asset, a physician practice, for example, the time to deal is now.
Ride along while Mark talks about the error of confusing the plan with the actual way a deal plays out.
Just as no vote was required for a dictator like Castro to take over Cuba, no medical staff vote, no survey by Press Ganey, no long and drawn out process among “stakeholders,” is required to topple the status quo.
You don’t have to have read any Hemingway or have had an uncle with a taxidermied marlin on the wall of his den to know about fishing for big ones.
Learn why, just like a squirrel that escapes being eaten by a dog today, your medical group's odds of long term survival might not be so great.
Ride along with Mark as he shares his opinion on the OIG’s revised rules for opinions.