Examining Charitable Patient Assistance Programs Part Two in a Series: Independent Audits of Charitable Entities

In today’s challenging health care environment, Charitable Patient Assistance Programs (Charitable PAPs) have emerged to meet the needs of the nearly 30 million Americans that are underinsured and have difficulty paying out-of-pocket medical costs. As potential donors make strategic decisions to invest in Charitable PAPs, there are many elements which must be considered to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.

When considering donating to Charitable PAPs consider the importance of the organization’s official opinion from the Office of the Inspector General (OIG)...

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Topics:  Charitable PAPs, Healthcare, Insurers, Medical Expenses, OIG

Published In: Business Organization Updates, Health Updates

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