physicial council

April 2015

Open Payments Update: Will More Data + More Errors = More Physician Peril?

An early look at samples from the full 2014 Open Payments records suggests that physicians must be ready to review and dispute their records before they go public.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

January 2015

Open Payments Errors Could Put Physicians in a Bad Light

As the Open Payments website becomes more user-friendly, physicians must ensure their disclosures are accurate, or risk misinterpretation.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

October 2014

First CMS Attempt at Transparency Is Remarkably Cloudy

A search for clarity in the initial Open Payments experience.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

September 2014

Does Anyone Know How You Are Getting Paid?

Complex consulting contracts can make it unclear how to comply with a company’s invoicing requirements.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

August 2014

How Physicians Can Dispute Open Payments Data

How can you keep erroneous information about your industry payments from becoming front-page news?

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

July 2014

What's Lurking in Your Industry Contracts?

Factors to consider before signing your next consulting agreement.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

June 2014

I Object! Questions Facing Physicians’ Rights to Dispute Sunshine Data

Will your practice be prepared when CMS posts Sunshine disclosures later this year?

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

April 2014

Who Just Got Paid?

A fictional account representing physicians’ common concerns and how to communicate with your industry contacts to ensure reported payments are properly perceived by the public.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

March 2014

You Can’t Trust Your 1099s

Why you need your own system to track outside payments.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq, and Steven K. Ladd

February 2014

What Are You Doing for That Company?

Why contextual information should be included in your Open Payments report.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq., and Steven K. Ladd

January 2014

The Sunshine Act Inevitably Rises

2014’s key implementation dates and how physicians can be better prepared for them.

By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq., and Steven K. Ladd
 

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