There are various examples of violations of the stark

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There are various examples of violations of the stark law. The violations come with serious consequences, including exclusions from federal healthcare programs like Medicaid, and Medicare. It also subjects organizations to the denial of payments, and to repay the funds associated with the stark law violation. Aurora Health Care Inc. Agrees to Pay $12 Million to Settle Allegations Under the False Claims Act and the Stark Law. The United States and State of Wisconsin allege that, during certain periods from 2008 to 2012, Aurora entered a compensation arrangements with two physicians that did not comply with the Stark Law because the compensation arrangements were not reasonable and because the compensation exceeded the fairmarket value of the physicians’ services, considered the physicians’ expected referrals, and was not for identifiable services (Department of Justice n.d.). They also subjected this case to the false claim act violation since they submitted the claims from these illegal referrals to the government. I agree with the decision of the court since it proved that the organization was engaged in illegal activities. It is important to make referral with the patient in mind, and one financial gain should not overweight the quality care that the patients should receive. The government argued that in 2015, Tuomey Healthcare fearing that it could lose lucrative outpatient procedure referrals to a new freestanding surgery center, agreed with nineteen specialist physicians. The agreement required the physicians to refer their outpatient procedures to Tuomey and, in exchange, paid them a compensation that far exceeded fair market value. As a result, they fined Tuomey's Healthcare system $237,000,000 for collecting the procedures undertaken by physicians [Ros16].Violations concerning hospitals can occur when individual do not sign contracts omit crucial elements from a signed contract. A personal evaluation shows the payment or fine was mandatory and in compliance with state laws.
THE STARK LAW 4The United States alleges that Magdiel Garcia and the medical providers employers referred Medicare beneficiaries for services and equipment to MAK Healthcare PC, the Durable Medical Equipment company owned by Magdiel Garcia. The United States alleges that these improper self-referrals violated the Stark Law and resulted in false claims being submitted to the United States for payment. The settlement covers claims submitted between January 2010 and December 23, 2013. Magdiel Garcia and MAK Healthcare PC have agreed to pay to the United States $225,000.00 to settle (Department of Justice n. d.). The court decision is appropriate, in

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