A Look at Medicare Outlier Payments

Jackie Papish, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP, and Peter Dressel, Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting, discuss Medicare outlier payments in the health care industry and how providers can navigate issues related to fraud, waste, and abuse. They cover what outliers are in the health care context, how the government deals with outliers from a reimbursement perspective, a history of outlier payment government enforcement, and how providers can deal with outlier payments that are the focus of a government fraud and abuse investigation. Sponsored by Stout