Recent significant strains on our healthcare system, especially bedside care providers, have highlighted the reality that institutional staffing ratios currently employed are based on outdated... read more
Med Law works directly with hospitals, health systems, insurers, and senior living operators to complement their in-house leaders, broaden internal capacity for medical-legal case investigation,... read more
While some companies provide only medical-legal claims assessment, Med Law has the expertise to capture vital information derived through extensive data collection, discern trends, identify... read more
Senior living providers face unrelenting challenges—a burdensome regulatory environment, financial sustainability, COVID-19 preparedness, quality and safety performance, complex legal issues, and a workforce that is... read more
Falsifying or tampering with medical data is no easy feat. Proving that it has occurred can be just as challenging. Patient medical records are legal documents, and courts of law do not typically respond favorably to evidence suggesting that they have been tampered with or altered.
The Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General has been conducting massive fraud sweeps of its contractors and programs. With an eye to reducing waste and mismanagement, the HHS and OIG are now going after multi-site healthcare organizations like never before with a complete revamp of rules unseen in 15 years…
The Washington Post reports that University of Georgia researchers have produced significant evidence linking prescription marijuana to falling overdose statistics in states where medicinal marijuana... read more
We’d like to introduce you to LeAnne Smith, a key member of the ALN Consulting team. LeAnne brings over 20 years of expertise to a team that boasts more than 127 collective years of medical and legal nurse consulting experience. This experience is used every day and gives our consultants the ability to measure and evaluate high level issues.
Continuing our series on the CMS Interpretive Guidelines, ALN Consulting outlines the revisions to Antipsychotic Medication Guidance. The Interpretive Guidelines include an explanation of the... read more