Member Briefing - November 2016
Final Rule: Final Waivers for the Shared Savings Program
April Simmons, JD, LLM
(Will County Public Defender’s Office, Joliet, IL)
On November 2, 2011, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the Office of Inspector General published waivers in the Interim Final Rule (IFC) for the Shared Savings Program to address the Physician Self-Referral Law, the federal Anti-Kickback Statute, and the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. This Member Briefing analyzes the IFC and the changes that were initiated in the Final Rule that was published on October 29, 2015.
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