• Health Reform Legislation Provisions Regarding Fraud and Abuse
  • April 13, 2010 | Authors: Daniel B. Brown; Matthew S. Fenster; Francis J. Serbaroli
  • Law Firms: Greenberg Traurig, LLP - Atlanta Office ; Greenberg Traurig, LLP - New York Office
  • Although most people know that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”) proposes to expand access to health insurance, lesser known provisions of PPACA will have a significant impact on the laws that prohibit “fraud and abuse” of federally funded health care programs. These provisions of PPACA make important changes to key fraud and abuse statutes, as well as increase funding for fraud and abuse enforcement.