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60-Day Overpayment Rule Released


Posted on February 11, 2016 in False Claims Act Defense

Written by: David B. Honig

CMS has released its final 60-Day Overpayment Rule, providing clarity to the 2010 Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) amendment to the False Claims Act (“FCA”) that created FCA liability for failure to repay identified overpayment within 60 days. This is a long-awaited rule that provides essential clarity to an amendment that, until now, has vastly... READ MORE

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False Claims Act Update – Public Disclosure and Original Source


Posted on October 29, 2014 in False Claims Act Defense

Published by: Hall Render

Several FCA opinions have been issued since the last FCA Update. The most interesting is a District of Nevada case, US ex rel Guardiola v Renown Health. Renown Health was the parent company for two other corporate defendants that provided acute health care services. The relator was Renown’s Director of Clinical Compliance. She alleged Renown improperly billed... READ MORE

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