Duncan Publishes Compliance Article about Medical Director Contracts

July 27, 2016

Navigating the Choppy Waters of Medical Director ContractsCameron Duncan, JD, compliance specialist for ESP, has published an article in the August 2016 issue of Compliance Today, a publication of the Health Care Compliance Association. The article, titled “Navigating the Choppy Waters of Medical Director Contracts,” addresses potential contract pitfalls, particularly in light of the Stark Law and the federal Anti-Kickback Statute. Recent enforcement settlements highlight the importance of documenting fair market value and verifying that bona fide services are delivered.

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About Emergency Service Partners, L.P.

Founded in 1988, Emergency Service Partners, L.P. is a physician practice management group specializing in hospital emergency departments (EDs). The physician-owned and physician-managed partnership serves more than 35 EDs across Texas. In addition, ESP provides pulmonary, intensive care, sleep medicine, and obstetric hospitalist services in Central Texas.