My hospital has physician rec Yes, all recruiting arrangements must comply with the new regulations as of July 26, 2004.
Each financial relationship with a physician must be evaluated for compliance with the Stark law based on its specific facts and circumstances.
However, we are mindful of the concerns raised by the question and can offer the following observations.
First, the Stark law is a self-implementing statute that went into full force and effect on January 1, 1992 with respect to referrals for clinical lab services and January 1, 1995 with respect to referrals for other designated health services.
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His blood pressure was a bit high, but everything else looked good, and he exercised regularly. He went for a brisk post-lunch walk on a cool winter day, and his chest began to hurt.
Back inside his office, he sat down, and the pain disappeared as quickly as it had come.
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