Retail clinics with boutique (or concierge medicine) practices are on the rise, a study finds, but legal challenges continue.
Mobile medicine apps are the future, as we move increasingly into digital, virtual communication; yet FDA medical device and other legal issues remain.
A new OIG fraud and abuse Advisory Opinion sheds makes percentage-based MSO arrangements questionable, where Medicare is involved.
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Physicians sometimes unwittingly run afoul of Medicare legal rules by not knowing the difference between non-participation, their default status short of participation, and opting out, which requires doctors to take specific action steps.
Texas has told weight loss clinics to stop marketing HCG for weight loss.
A federal judge ruled that an acute care hospital violated Stark laws by submitting claims to Medicare that were induced by referrals.
Accountable care organizations (ACO) could include complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).
A study spearheaded by a colleague of mine, Sara Warber MD at University of Michigan medical school, finds that drumming, guided imagery and other techniques helps heart patients.
I found myself drawn to the National Animal Rights conference in Los Angeles and was surprised by many things, mostly internal.