For many healthcare practitioners, Medicare is a primary source of revenue. However, to maintain a good relationship with Medicare—and to avoid possible civil or criminal liability— providers must comply with the strict coding and billing requirements. Recently, cardiologists across the country, including in Texas, Florida, California, New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois,...Read more
Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems have revolutionized the way doctors treat diabetes. By implanting a CGM device, a patient is able to track their blood glucose levels in real-time, allowing patients to know when their blood sugars levels are getting too high or too low. Realizing the benefits of CGM...Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic caught the nation off-guard, to say the least. Initially, healthcare providers were lauded for their commitment to patient health and wellbeing. And for good reasons, providers selflessly put their own safety on the line to help others. However, as we progress through the pandemic, federal law enforcement...Read more
How Can You Protect Your Assets if You are Potentially Facing a Federal Investigation or Litigation?
At the federal level, civil and criminal penalties for statutory violations and judgments awarded in private civil litigation are almost always substantial. In many cases, individuals can face fines in the hundreds of thousands or millions of dollars, and many federal statutes increase the penalties for corporate entities by a...Read more
All practicing doctors must register with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in order to handle and prescribe controlled substances. The DEA, through authority promulgated by the Controlled Substances Act, oversees doctors' practices with regard to prescribing this medication. If the DEA has cause to believe a doctor has engaged in...Read more
Dr. Nick Oberheiden is a nationally recognized expert on PPP loan laws and has been seen on Forbes, CNBC and Fox Business. Speak with Dr. Oberheiden today for a free consultation at 888-680-1745. Many businesses that were eligible for SBA loans have faced subsequent difficulties in proceedings with the SBA,...Read more