Author | Steven I. Kern, JD

Articles

Viewpoint: Intent not part of healthcare fraud finding

February 19, 2010

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With healthcare fraud now estimated to be a $100-billion-a-year enterprise, the federal government has developed new tools to aggressively pursue fraud.

Q&A: Withholding medical records

February 19, 2010

Article

Get your questions answered on handling an outstanding account balance.

End-of-life care: Who decides when to pull the plug?

September 18, 2009

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Efforts to thwart the increasing costs of healthcare cannot succeed without addressing the question of how much care to provide the terminally ill.

Q&A: When patients request 'frivolous' letters

August 07, 2009

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Generally, the cost of writing letters is not included as a covered service under managed care contracts.

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