Mark Weiss

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Former Tenet Healthcare Executives Facing Criminal Trial for Kickbacks. – Medical Group Minute

John Holland and William Moore, both former Tenet Healthcare hospital CEOs, are facing trial in a criminal case that alleges that they personally violated the federal Anti-Kickback Statute. Comment or contact me if you’d like to discuss this post. Mark F. Weiss www.advisorylawgroup.com

Patient Locked In Office: The Lesson For Medical Group Business Success – Success In Motion

Ride along with Mark as he discusses the darkly humorous story of a forgotten patient locked in a physician’s office . . . and what it means for your business planning.  Comment or contact me if you’d like to discuss this post. Mark F. Weiss www.advisorylawgroup.com

Former Drug Company CEO Pleads Guilty And Will Cooperate In Upcoming Kickback Scam Prosecution

In a turn of events that’s surprising to some but was expected to happen by those well versed in television crime dramas and real life federal prosecutions, former CEO Michael Babich pleaded guilty last week to charges related to the plethora of kickback allegations surrounding Insys Therapeutics, Inc., and its fentanyl drug, Subsys. Babich, who …

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Firefighters, Fear, and the Future of Your Medical Group – Podcast

As horrible as a fire is — the danger involved, the risk of loss to the home or business owner — there’s also an inherent opportunity: an opportunity to rebuild, to renovate, and to renew. The stories of the phoenix or of Noah and the flood. Comment or contact me if you’d like to discuss this post. …

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Driverless Cars Might Not Crash But They Will Impact The Business Of Healthcare – Medical Group Minute

Suppose people who want to sell us driverless cars, or to force us into driverless cars, are right and that we’ll all be driving in them. What’s the impact on healthcare? What’s the impact on your practice? Comment or contact me if you’d like to discuss this post. Mark F. Weiss www.advisorylawgroup.com

What Happens When Your Medical Group Gets De-platformed? – Success In Motion

We hear about people being de-platformed from social media sites. But are you ready for when your medical practice or medical group is de-platformed in a far more destructive way? Ride along with Mark to hear the rest of the story. Comment or contact me if you’d like to discuss this post. Mark F. Weiss www.advisorylawgroup.com

Conflicts of Interest: Do You Have One?

Conflicts of interest. Everyone’s talking about them. Do you have one? They’re apparently bad. Or are they? But what in the heck does “conflict of interest” even mean? When you think about it, “conflict of interest” is a term of a type similar to those other PC favorites, “greed” and “fair share” (which, by the …

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Community Hospitals Must Change Or Die. Change Presents Opportunity For Entrepreneurial Physicians. – Podcast

Creative destruction is taking aim directly at community hospitals. You can fight to save them. But if they’ve failed, you can, á la Shumpeter (and Weiss), take part in creating, phoenix-like, far more appropriate healthcare solutions for your community and for your profit. Comment or contact me if you’d like to discuss this post. Mark F. Weiss www.advisorylawgroup.com …

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FTC Challenge to Sandford Health/Mid Dakota Clinic Physician Group Merger and the Lesson for You – Medical Group Minute

Like a bear emerging from its long winter nap, the Federal Trade Commission is hungry to enforce antitrust law in the healthcare sector, including, notably, in connection with monopolization through mergers in the market for physician services. Comment or contact me if you’d like to discuss this post. Mark F. Weiss www.advisorylawgroup.com

What a $12 Million Stuffed Shark Can Teach You About Increasing the Value and Profits of Your Medical Group or Facility – Success In Motion

Ride along with Mark as he discusses the branding lessons taught by a $12 million stuffed shark. The same strategy that drives the price of a stuffed shark up from a few thousand to $12 million can be applied by you to increase the value and profits of your medial group or facility. Comment or contact …

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