• OIG Issues Advisory Opinion 13-09 on Ownership Interests in Group Purchasing Organization By Hospitals and Other Providers
  • August 19, 2013 | Author: Clay J. Countryman
  • Law Firm: Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P. - Baton Rouge Office
  • On July 16, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued an unfavorable Advisory Opinion concerning an arrangement involving a proposal to offer members of a group purchasing organization (GPO) an equity interest in the GPO's parent organization in exchange for the member to: