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OIG Sheds Light on When Price Reductions Must Meet Discounts Safe Harbor

by | Aug 23, 2021

Labs that offer discounts of any kind to referring physicians run the risk of liability under the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) and other federal laws. However, new OIG Advisory Opinion No. 21-06 gives the greenlight for a durable medical equipment (DME) manufacturer to provide reduced prices to hospitals that agree to carry out duties the manufacturer […]

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