Providing a single starting place for health law questions, Health Law Practice Guide analyzes business and legal issues affecting fraud and abuse, facility operations, and patient care delivery payment issues. It also examines legislative changes to professional rights and responsibilities, employment policies, enforcement policies, antitrust concerns, and immunities. For fast information retrieval, the content is organized into five major categories:
• Operational issues for healthcare facilities
• Patient care delivery issues
• Payment issues
• Special legal concerns in the business environment
This convenient guide is written by the nation's largest organization devoted to legal issues in healthcare. The title provides references to all relevant CFR, Federal Register, and USCA materials, as well as a table of cases, table of statutes, and index. It offers forms on CD-ROM, including checklists, model policies, and sample contracts.