The Health Law Offices of Anthony C. Vitale

Audits and Oversight Top OIG’s Workplan List for January

The January update to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Workplan ...
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Healthcare Jobs Top 100 Best Jobs List for 2021

If you are wondering what are the best professions for 2021, look no further than the most recent “100 Best ...
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High Court Refuses to Take up Whistleblower Case That Relied on Statistical Analysis

Last month, the United States Supreme Court declined a request by a whistleblower to take up a case in which ...
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OIG Issues Four Advisory Opinions in December

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (HHS OIG) cranked out four Advisory Opinions in ...
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Pharma Giant Pays $22M to Settle Alleged Kickback Scheme Involving Charitable Foundations

Pharma giant Biogen Inc. has become the most recent company to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act ...
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HHS Proposes Revisions to HIPAA Privacy Rule

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is seeking to revise the HIPAA Privacy ...
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OIG to Recover $4B in 2020 Resulting From Investigative Efforts

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General recently reported that it expects to recover more ...
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HHS, CMS Announce Changes to Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services recently ...
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Medical Device Maker, Investment Firm Settle Whistleblower Lawsuit for $11.5M

A whistleblower lawsuit alleging that Therakos Inc. violated the False Claims Act by marketing a cancer treatment for uses not ...
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OIG Issues Fraud Alert Targeting Pharma Speaker Programs

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) earlier this month issued a fraud alert ...
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