HHS Seeks Feedback on Anti-Kickback Challenges

The Office of the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has issued a request for information from health care stakeholders on how the federal government might modify current safe-harbor and anti-kickback laws and regulations in ways that might promote the provision of better health care at lower costs. The RFI explains that The Office of Inspector General (OIG) seeks to identify ways in which it might modify or add new safe harbors to the anti-kickback statute and exceptions to the beneficiary inducements civil monetary penalty (CMP) definition of “remuneration” in order to foster arrangements that [...]