Healthcare and Telemedicine
The pandemic has really transformed the healthcare sector. The rise in telemedicine has rapidly changed patient care - as providers look to deliver services in a safe and effective way. And it’s not going away. The use of telemedicine continues to grow. While an impressive step-change, the use of telemedicine has certainly caught the attention of the Department of Justice as well as the qui tam relators’ bar. We’re seeing greater enforcement actions and an increase in False Claims Act cases. Let’s dig into this a bit and find out what it means for companies in this space.
Authored by Michele Sartori, Allison Caplis, and Gejaa Gobena.