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Carly Van Thomme Receives AV® Rating From Martindale-Hubbell

Chapman Law Group is pleased to announce that Carly Van Thomme has been awarded an AV® Preeminent Peer Review rating […]

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U.S. Court of Appeals Keeps the CMS RAC Program in Limbo

By Ronald W. Chapman Bad news for the CMS “recovery audit contractor” (RAC) program started in 2008, but potentially good […]

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What to Do If a DOH or LARA Investigator Wants To Talk To You

Do not speak to, or meet with, a Department of Health or LARA investigator until you speak to a professional licensing attorney. […]

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What to Do If You Receive a Letter from LARA Regarding an Investigation into Your License

I received a letter from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) regarding an investigation. What should I […]

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Should I enter the Health Professionals Recovery Program (HPRP)?

***CLASS ACTION FILED AGAINST HPRP*** Click here to read about our case against HPRP HPRP is not right for everyone […]

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I Received a Letter From the Florida Department of Health (DOH) Regarding an Investigation. What Should I Do?

Chart of Florida Administrative Complaint Process for Health Professionals The investigation letter is the beginning of the professional licensing discipline […]

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What To Do If A Complaint Is Filed Against You With The Department Of Health (DOH)

There is a difference between an administrative complaint and the initial complaint. An administrative complaint is filed by the relevant […]

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Stark, Anti-Kickback, False Claims Act Hypothetical Analysis

By Ronald W. Chapman Hypothetical: In our hypothetical a cardiologist with a large practice wishes to invest in a joint […]

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Executive Management Compensation Analysis For Tax Exempt Charitable Organizations…The Need to Properly Assess Executive Compensation or Face Severe Consequences!

  By Ronald W. Chapman Issue: Tax exempt 501(c)3 charitable organization could lose their tax exempt status or be severely […]

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Wrongful Death Damages Limited in Many Inmate Cases

by Carly Van Thomme EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 in the Sixth Circuit, the recoverable compensatory damages in […]

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What is Florida’s Professionals Resource Network (PRN)?

It is not uncommon for health professionals at some point in their careers to experience events which lead to a […]

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Reporting a Health Care Employee to DOH May Result in Liability

By Carly Van Thomme, Esq. While in many cases, those who report health care workers to the Department of Health […]

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Robert A. Welch, Jr. Joins Chapman Law Group

Chapman Law Group is pleased to announce that Robert A. Welch, Jr. has joined the firm as a health law […]

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Licensing Sanctions Against Michigan Allied Health Professionals in 2014

By Robert A. Welch, Jr. The University of California San Francisco recently published that the allied professions together represent over […]

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“Serious Medical Need” in the Corrections Environment

by Carly Van Thomme EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 in the Sixth Circuit, there are several different scenarios […]

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