The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (OIG) recently released their final rules revisions of the Physician Self-Referral Law (the Stark Law) and the Anti-Kickback Statute. Most of the alterations take effect on Jan. 19, 2021.
The changes are intended to modernize law and provide flexibility to providers, though
Here’s a brief overview of the changes.
The final rules run hundreds of pages. They can be discussed in detail with an attorney experienced in representation in Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute compliance matters.