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Primary Care Providers Win Challenge of CMS Interpretation of Enhanced Payment Law

With the help and support of the Tennessee Medical Association, 21 Tennessee physicians of underserved communities joined together and retained Bass, Berry & Sims to file suit against the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to stop improper collection efforts. Our team, led by David King, was successful in halting efforts to recoup TennCare payments that were used legitimately to expand services in communities that needed them. Read more

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Six Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice spotlight

Dermatology, ophthalmology, radiology, urology…the list goes on. Yet, in any physician practice management transaction, there are six key considerations that apply and, if not carefully managed, can derail a transaction. Download the 6 Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice to keep your physician practice management transactions on track.

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Steps for Handling and Resolving a Government Investigation


November 3, 2017

Lisa Rivera | Health Care Compliance Association | Government InvestigationBass, Berry & Sims attorney Lisa Rivera will be speaking at the Health Care Compliance Association's regional conference. Panel discussions filled with experienced compliance professionals and government officials will deliver insight into the steps for handling and resolving a government investigation. The panelists will cover substantive information, including:

• Recognizing a potential government investigation and significant early considerations
• What does “cooperation” in an investigation look like?
• When a resolution may not be the end
• Hindsight is 20/20—ideally, how a provider prepares for a government investigation

Featured Speakers:

Ted L. Radway, Vice President of Compliance, Kindred Healthcare
Lisa S. Rivera, Member, Bass Berry & Sims PLC
Benjamin S. Schecter, Civil Chief, U.S. Attorney's Office, W.D.K.Y.

This program is co-hosted by HCCA, Healthicity and MediTract. It will be held on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the University of Louisville Event and Conference Center from 7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. For more information and registration, visit the HCCA website

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