Marshall Burack

Marshall Burack

Akerman LLP

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New ACA Rules Could Require Broader Provider Networks

"If you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor." President Obama repeated this assurance to the American public numerous times, and the statement was prominently featured on the White House web site prior to and after...more

7/31/2014 - Affordable Care Act CMS Healthcare Healthcare Reform HMOs

The Doc Fix: Do We Finally Have A Permanent Solution?

Will physicians finally be free from worrying that their Medicare payments will be severely slashed? During the first week in February, Republicans and Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate agreed on a...more

2/17/2014 - Healthcare Healthcare Reform Medicaid Medicare Physician SGR Formula

Electronic Health Record (EMR) Systems – One Of The Many Ways Technology Is Changing Medicine

A Conversation with Brian Foster, Director of Client Solutions at CareCloud - The availability of incentive payments to providers from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to implement electronic...more

1/31/2014 - CMS EHR Healthcare PHI

Why Are We Not Surprised? Hospital Charges Are The Largest Driver Of Medical Cost Inflation

In a recent front page report, The New York Times provided multiple examples of outrageously high hospital charges and pointed the finger at hospitals for being one of the principal drivers of rapidly increasing healthcare...more

12/9/2013 - Affordable Care Act Healthcare Hospitals

Healthcare: It's Complicated

A popular 2009 movie, called "It's Complicated," was about relationships. The title of that movie also applies to solving the problem of providing affordable healthcare in the United States. It's complicated....more

10/15/2013 - Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Exchanges Healthcare

Failure To Comply With Physician Supervision Requirements Can Be Costly

The Department of Justice recently announced two large settlement agreements with provider organizations and individual physicians based on failure to provide proper physician supervision for diagnostic imaging and radiation...more

10/2/2013 - Diagnostic Tests DOJ Healthcare Medical Liability MRI Physicians Settlement Supervision

OIG Approves Co-Management Arrangement

Hospitals across the country have been actively seeking to align physician interests with the interests of the hospital, in order to provide high quality patient care in a more coordinated and efficient manner. Many hospitals...more

1/30/2013 - Anti-Kickback Statute Civil Monetary Penalty Co-Management Hospitals OIG Physicians

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