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Navigating Stark During COVID-19 (4/14/20)

June 11, 2020 Jennifer
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Navigating Stark During COVID-19 (4/14/20)
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Navigating Stark During COVID-19 (4/14/20)
Jun 11, 2020
Jennifer

Providers are scrambling to address physician arrangements in response to COVID-19. While some contract modifications can be structured to meet existing Stark law requirements, others will require reliance on the broad waiver of the Stark law recently issued by CMS. Providers have many questions, including when existing Stark law exceptions apply and when to use the waiver, scope of the waiver and implications upon sunset of the waiver, and whether what constitutes fair market value and commercial reasonableness has shifted given the pandemic.

This webinar provided practical tips on navigating Stark law compliance during the public health emergency and feature a question and answer session with legal and valuation experts, to respond to participants’ most pressing issues in real time.

Show Notes

Providers are scrambling to address physician arrangements in response to COVID-19. While some contract modifications can be structured to meet existing Stark law requirements, others will require reliance on the broad waiver of the Stark law recently issued by CMS. Providers have many questions, including when existing Stark law exceptions apply and when to use the waiver, scope of the waiver and implications upon sunset of the waiver, and whether what constitutes fair market value and commercial reasonableness has shifted given the pandemic.

This webinar provided practical tips on navigating Stark law compliance during the public health emergency and feature a question and answer session with legal and valuation experts, to respond to participants’ most pressing issues in real time.