Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Taylor Chenery outlined healthcare-related fraud and abuse laws in Tennessee as part of Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law survey. Taylor’s content focused on Tennessee is part of a series that examines state-by-state laws and regulations addressing civil and criminal actions, consequences for violation, and Medicaid program integrity provisions.

For the Tennessee portion, Taylor outlined, among other provisions, the following statutes that govern healthcare fraud and abuse in Tennessee:

  • The Tennessee Medicaid False Claims Act
  • The Tennessee False Claims Act
  • The Tennessee Self-Referral Law

The full Tennessee content can be found online (subscription required) or is available here (PDF provided by Thomson Reuters).