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Seventh Circuit Decision Highlights Scope of Anti-Kickback Statute

This month’s article from the Albany County Bar Association Newsletter offers brief summary of the recent decision in U.S. v. Patel, in which a physician was found to have violated the federal Anti-Kickback statute for an improper referral scheme with a home health agency, even though he did not actively divert patients to other providers.

The article may be freely accessed here.

Tagged with: Anti-Kickback, Fraud and Abuse, Home Health Agencies, Medicare, U.S. v. Patel,

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