Ride along with Mark as he discusses the settlement by Sutter Health and a cardiac surgery group involving allegations that exclusive contracts, coverage stipends, and medical director fees were kickbacks to reward referrals. Avoid the same fate.
When things begin to go awry between hospitals and contracted medical groups, these are the sort of complaints that hospitals levy.
Conflicts of interest. Everyone’s talking about them. Do you have one? They’re apparently bad. Or are they?
Mark Weiss lets you know how to think about arbitration provisions in your contract. Why would you want one? How can they be used?
Ride along with Mark as he discusses how the short-term message underlying physician alignment has destroyed hospital-physician collaboration and contributed to the impending death of hospitals.
Ride along with Mark as he discusses the concept of breakup fees. Breaking up a healthcare deal of any kind might be tough, but breakup fees can be used to compensate for a blown deal, and even prevent a breakup in the first place.
One thing’s for certain, it will be no more walk in the park for the seven defendants convicted for their roles in a bribe and kickback scheme.