Avoiding False Claims Act Whistleblower Suits

Law 360’s article, 7 Tips For Avoiding False Claims Act Whistleblower Suits, featuresHope S. Foster, head of the Mintz Levin Health Care Enforcement Defense Group. Among other points, Hope stresses the important of “an ‘affirmative inquiry’ that asks employees point-blank whether they have any concerns about the company’s conformity with billing regulations.” This October 30, 2012, article is a must-read for health care providers/employers and their counsel.