Insights from Ludi

Once a Year, Twice a Year, Never... How often should you audit your physician contracts?

Posted by Lucy Sonnamaker on Sep 11, 2018 11:15:00 AM

 

“You can’t manage what you don’t measure.” This is not a new business axiom. And, it rings particularly true for hospitals when it comes to physician administrative contracts.

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Topics: hospital compliance, Fair Market Value, physician spending, physician accountability

The Yates Memo: What you Need to Know

Posted by Pascale Dargis on Mar 28, 2017 12:41:13 PM

In September, 2015, the Department of Justice (DOJ) published the Yates Memo, a document outlining the accountability of individuals for corporate wrongdoing. This means that any individuals responsible (whether knowingly or unknowingly) for the wrongdoing are now being involved in the case where all facts of the alleged crime must be disclosed to the DOJ. Hospital executives fall into this area of accountability and since the release of the Yates Memo we are now seeing the punishment of individuals.

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Topics: physician accountability, hospital compliance, physician compliance