Monthly Archives: August, 2016

Facilities Liable for Uninsured Physicians

The New Jersey Supreme Court held that when a business hires an independent contractor to provide a service which requires special skills, licensure or credentials, failure to ensure that the contractor does, in fact, have and maintain the required licensure and/or credentials is grounds for...
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New York State Paper Prescriptions Ban

In 2013, New York State passed an electronic prescription and prescription monitoring program law named I-STOP. The first phase of I-STOP was to develop an online prescription registry which tracks all controlled substances prescribed to any patient. Effective August 27, 2013, any physician, or provider with prescriptive authority...
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Monthly Archives: June, 2019

Nan Gallagher was honored to present “Out of Network: In the Know” at the New Jersey Medical Group Manager’s Association (NJMGMA) Practice Management Conference (PMC) 2019 on Friday, June 7th at Tropicana Casino & Resort in Atlantic City.  Since the enactment of New Jersey’s Out-of-Network Consumer Protection, Transparency, Cost Containment and Accountability Act in June…

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Monthly Archives: June, 2019

On June 11th, 2019, Nan Gallagher provided annual OSHA Training for the entire staff of an East Orange, New Jersey medical practice.  A comprehensive OSHA Manual she prepared was reviewed during this session.  Each attendee received a certificate of attendance to demonstrate compliance.  Ms. Gallagher also gave an overview of the recent investigative and disciplinary…

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Monthly Archives: June, 2019

On June 10th, 2019, Nan Gallagher surprise ambushed one of her medical practice clients in Coatesville, Pennsylvania and conducted an on-the-spot compliance evaluation.  Simulating the acts of the Board of Medicine and other agency investigators, Ms. Gallagher arrived at an unscheduled time requesting immediate access to the practice to perform a mock inspection.  Violations were…

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