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What Does the Sunshine Act Mean by “Compensation”?

October 16, 2013
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With the Physician Payment Sunshine Act causing ripples throughout the healthcare industry with its demands for greater disclosure and transparency, it helps to understand what the law means by “compensation,” at least the type of compensation the federal government wants disclosed. According to Greg Freeman at HealthLeaders Media, “It includes cash, cash equivalent, in-kind items […]

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What You Need to Know about the Sunshine Act and Physician Transparency

October 14, 2013
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A frequent topic of discussion in our conversations with healthcare executives involves their efforts at becoming more transparent and accountable not just to the government, but also to their local community. Of course, the Affordable Care Act has made accountability and transparency a priority for hospitals and physician practices. In fact, the intention of ACA […]

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