Ann Bittinger will present in an American Bar Association webinar with co-presenter Stephen Lee, Assistant United States Attorney in the Northern District of Illinois, and Moderator Monique Anawis, Medical Director for the Illinois Attorney General, at noon on August 17. No one wants to be in an orange jumpsuit! This important webinar entitled From Contract to Crime: Fraud and Compliance Fundamentals for Physician Representation, will help you make sure your clients stay in nice white lab coats instead. In healthcare, there can be a fine line between good business and criminal liability, and lawyers who represent physicians in business arrangements must know how to keep their clients on the right side of that line.
The expert panel will help teach you fundamental concepts in structuring physician business arrangements in a compliant manner and provide a basic understanding of the most important legal considerations in this area. Topics to be covered include:
Basic legal considerations in structuring physician business deals
Key danger zones for physicians – and how to avoid them
Fundamental Anti-Kickback Statute considerations for physicians