Panel Discussion Among Government Lawyers Provides Key Insights into the Future of FCA Enforcement


During a recent panel discussion hosted virtually by the American Bar Association, attorneys from the Department of Justice and certain U.S. Attorneys’ Offices known for health care fraud enforcement provided valuable insight into key areas of health care fraud enforcement, including opioid-related enforcement, kickbacks to providers involving speaker programs, and allegations involving electronic medical records vendors. The panel also addressed the role of private equity funds as owners and operators of companies under investigation and provided observations and recommendations about effective compliance programs and their role in resolving health care fraud matters.