Patient Referrals

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5/22/2021 OC Doctor Gets 15 Months in Prison for Kickback Scheme mynewsla.com ... August to conspiracy to commit honest services mail and wire fraud.The hospital’s owner, Michael D. Drobot, masterminded the scheme that involved doctors, chiropractors and marketers to pay kickbacks in exchange for getting patient referrals for spinal surgeries and other services through the state’s workers’ compensation system, according to prosecutors.Gross, a licensed neurosurgeon who operated Oasis Medical Providers Inc. in Laguna Niguel, was engaged in the ...
5/17/2021 Behavioral Health Nurse Manager Job Opening in Wheatland, California - California Technology Council associationcareernetwork.com ... social workers. Key functions will include, staff training and mentoring as well as budgeting and program oversight. They will also act as a facility representative with other system hospitals building and maintaining relationships for patient referrals as many start in other facilities emergency departments. The Behavioral Health Nurse Manager will have both experience in an acute care setting as well as psychiatric management experience. Having exceptional leadership skills to back ...
5/17/2021 Hospital Clinical Liaison – Avamere Family of Companies – Portland, OR medacura.com ... and memory care facilities. Serve as a resource for discharge planners, patients and/or their families, and educate them about our various services and programs. Perform qualifying assessments to determine the appropriateness of all patient referrals . Work with key physician groups at your assigned hospitals. Deliver special presentations to groups of referral sources on services Avamere provides. Participate in community organizations that directly impact referral sources and patient populations. Expected ...
5/15/2021 GPs refuse to see that general practice is broken The Telegraph ... struck off the General Medical Council. The anonymous abuse on social media was beyond shameful. The chief executive at Royal Marsden Hospital where I worked at the time was threatened with a boycott of patient referrals unless action was taken against me. The result was my suspension from the hospital, my lifetime achievement award denied, and the removal of my professorship by Imperial College. I had to sign a document ...
5/8/2021 Jefferson Health drops policy linking physician bonuses, patient fundraising referrals Becker's Hospital Review Sponsored by VMG Health 214.369.4888 Jefferson Health drops policy linking physician bonuses, patient fundraising referrals Alia Paavola - Print EmailPhiladelphia-based Jefferson Health has dropped a policy that linked some physician bonuses to patient referrals to its fundraising office, according to The Philadelphia Inquirer .Jefferson Health said the decision to link referrals to bonus pay was a "modest incentive for departmental chairs" and was done to "advance the culture of ...
5/6/2021 Texas Court Allows FCA Case to Proceed Based on Purchasing “Future Referrals” jdsupra.com ... compensating the seller for “future referrals” and pressure on the employee relator himself to refer more hospital-based procedures. This case serves as reminder that healthcare providers should always be cautious when discussing patient referrals , particularly when negotiating financial arrangements with physicians.The case was initially brought by a former physician employee Iraj Roshan, M.D. (“Roshan”) against his employer, East Texas Medical Center (ETMC), CHRISTUS Trinity-Mother Frances ...
5/6/2021 Texas Court Allows FCA Case to Proceed Based on Purchasing “Future Referrals” thefcainsider.com ... compensating the seller for “future referrals” and pressure on the employee relator himself to refer more hospital-based procedures. This case serves as reminder that healthcare providers should always be cautious when discussing patient referrals , particularly when negotiating financial arrangements with physicians.The case was initially brought by a former physician employee Iraj Roshan, M.D. (“Roshan”) against his employer, East Texas Medical Center (ETMC), CHRISTUS Trinity-Mother Frances ...
4/30/2021 Certified Medical Assistant – Center for Change, LLC. – Wichita, KS medacura.com ... skills. The candidate should also possess outstanding interpersonal skills, and a superior commitment to patient care. This position has no direct patient contact.Responsibilities include answering patient calls, sending lab and x-ray orders, patient referrals , submitting prior authorizations for medications, refilling prescriptions, and entering data into EMR system. You will work closely with our Clinical Administrator. There may be other tasks assigned to you that are not daily responsibilities ...
4/23/2021 5 Charged, 2 Others Plead Guilty in $93M Health Care Dental Braces Fraud Scheme nbcnewyork.com ... violating anti-kickback statutes, and 48-year-old Sean Hogan of Old Bridge, who pleaded guilty to money laundering conspiracy. Both are scheduled for sentencing on Aug. 31.According to prosecutors, Herbstman also obtained patient referrals for genetic cancer screening tests and provided those to companies that performed the tests in exchange for bribes.Herbstman “is a devoted family man and valued member of the community who unfortunately exercised poor ...