Focus on Healthcare and Life Sciences: Recent Trends and Cases that are Affecting Future False Claims Suits

January 29, 2018 3:45pm

Michael K. Loucks
Partner
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (Boston, MA)

David J. Leviss
Partner
O'Melveny & Myers LLP (Washington, DC)

  • Effective use of Escobar in defense cases
  • False Claims Act use by competitors (EpiPen)
  • Uptick in focus on post-acute care i.e. hospice, SNFs, home heath
  • New cases on Electric Health Records (HER) incentive payments
  • Resource utilization care (Rug)
  • Copay assistance programs and patient assistance program
  • Use of Medicare Part C risk adjustment payment model