By: Kevin E. Raphael
Pietragallo partner Kevin Raphael has revised Chapter 6 “Investigations” in Medicare and Medicaid Fraud and Abuse, 2023-2024 ed.. This is the 20th edition of the publication, which is a part of Thomson Reuters’ Health Law Series. Mr. Raphael has reviewed and updated this chapter annually for the past seventeen years.
Medicare and Medicaid Fraud and Abuse introduces fundamental concepts as well as detailed analysis of the aspects of Medicare and Medicaid fraud and abuse, including regulation, caselaw, advisory opinions, and more. In this revised edition, Mr. Raphael focuses on cross-agency collaboration on enforcement, an 11th circuit opinion on privacy protection in face of search warrants, and the scaling back of general search warrants. The chapter also provides a more general update, featuring a discussion of recent amendments to the federal sentencing guidelines.
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