The Physician Narrative Attestation: Beware of the Not-So-Fine Print

By | May 21st, 2015|Comments Off on The Physician Narrative Attestation: Beware of the Not-So-Fine Print

Last year, a hospice medical director in Pennsylvania, was convicted of Medicare fraud for false certifications of the clinical eligibility of patients for hospice care. The wrongdoing involved appears to be fairly black and white.  However, another more nuanced area of regulatory oversight of physicians is looming on the horizon.