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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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Download the Healthcare Fraud & Abuse Review 2017, authored by Bass, Berry & Sims

The Healthcare Fraud & Abuse Review 2017 details all healthcare-related False Claims Act settlements from last year, organized by particular sectors of the healthcare industry. In addition to reviewing all healthcare fraud-related settlements, the Review includes updates on enforcement-related litigation involving the Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute, and looks at the continued implications from the government's focus on enforcement efforts involving individual actors in connection with civil and criminal healthcare fraud investigations.

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Michael Hess and Shannon Wiley Co-Author "Copay Coupons Are No Bargain for Specialty Pharmacies" for Specialty Pharmacy Times


December 16, 2014

Bass, Berry & Sims attorneys Michael Hess and Shannon Wiley authored an article about specialty pharmacies and the copay coupon controversy. The article explores trends involving efforts to comply with copay coupon prohibitions as well as commercial payor prohibitions and lawsuits. It also analyzes the implications for pharmacies from a compliance, business, and operational perspective.

The article ran, in part, in the November/December issue of Specialty Pharmacy Times and is available here.

To read the full article, click the link below.

Download Document - Recent News Highlights that Pharmacy Activity at the Center of Copay Coupon Controversy (full text)

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