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Kenneth R. Marcus explains Medicare appeals and audits to healthcare financial executives

February 26, 2009

Kenneth R. Marcus, a Partner at Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP, will present information about Medicare appeals and audits to healthcare professionals on March 19 at the Health Financial Management Association’s (HFMA) Eastern Michigan Chapter meeting in Novi. His speech will include recent trends in Medicare appeals and tips on how to respond to a Medicare Recovery Audit Contractor audit request. HFMA is the nation's leading membership organization for healthcare financial management executives and leaders.

Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for 2009, Marcus is a nationally-recognized authority on Medicare and Medicaid payment appeal issues. He has successfully represented numerous hospitals in individual and group appeals before the Provider Reimbursement Review Board and the federal courts.

In addition, he frequently advises clients in matters involving the Medicare and Medicaid Anti-fraud and Abuse Provisions, the Stark Act, and the Federal False Claims Act, including representation of clients accused of violating these laws and consultation regarding business arrangements potentially exposed to liability under these laws.