OIG advisory opinions ASCs need to know

Patsy Newitt - Print  |

Over the past decade, the HHS Office of Inspector General has issued several warnings of potential fraud and abuse risks with physician-owned distributorships, which often include ASCs. 

More recently, however, the OIG issued a favorable opinion approving an ASC arrangement after kickback concerns.

Here is a breakdown of several OIG opinions over the past decade that affected ASCs:

2021:

2013:

2012:

Read more about the 2012 OIG rulings here

2011:

 

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