Trump Administration Invites Health Care Industry to Help Rewrite Ban on Kickbacks

Posted By American Med Spa Association, Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The Trump administration has labored zealously to cut federal regulations, but its latest move has still astonished some experts on health care: It has asked for recommendations to relax rules that prohibit kickbacks and other payments intended to influence care for people on Medicare or Medicaid.

The goal is to open pathways for doctors and hospitals to work together to improve care and save money. The challenge will be to accomplish that without also increasing the risk of fraud.
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