Author | Liz O'Brien

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When a fraud investigator demands records

January 18, 2008

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Can the government demand access to health records usually protected under HIPAA to investigate healthcare fraud?

Retiring in an underserved community

January 18, 2008

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For the past 32 years I've been the only specialist in my field in the region. How can I break the news of my upcoming retirement without alarming my patients about the lack of care in the community?

Can a broken promise negate a noncompete?

January 18, 2008

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My employer reneged on his promise to offer me a partnership after three years as an associate. Instead, he offered me a productivity bonus, and I accepted it. For the next four years I stayed with the practice, and now I want to find a new job. Am I still bound by the original noncompete agreement I signed when I joined the practice? It says I can't work in the area for two years after I leave.

Practice Management Q&A

January 18, 2008

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Noncompete agreements; retiring from an underserved area; fraud investigations

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