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Can an Illinois Physical Therapist Give or Receive Money in Exchange for Referrals?

Can an Illinois Physical Therapist Give or Receive Money in Exchange for Referrals?

As a physical therapist, you may have been offered money or gifts in exchange for referrals. Perhaps you have considered offering a referring physician money or gifts in exchange for a referral. If you are not yet familiar with laws relating to giving and receiving money in exchange for referrals, make sure you educate yourself...

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Erin Jackson featured in The Non-Clinical PT’s telehealth article

Erin Jackson featured in The Non-Clinical PT’s telehealth article

Jackson LLP attorney and co-founder Erin Jackson is featured in a comprehensive new telehealth article from The Non-Clinical PT today! The Non-Clinical PT provides resources for physical therapists considering alternative, non-clinical employment settings. Its most recent article is a deep-dive into the topic of telehealth, whether physical therapists can provide services via telehealth, and the...

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5 Lessons from the ATI Physical Therapy HIPAA Breach

5 Lessons from the ATI Physical Therapy HIPAA Breach

Earlier this month, ATI Physical Therapy in Illinois submitted a HIPAA breach notification to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. An IT-related breach compromised the protected health information (“PHI”) of 35,136 patients.  In January, ATI discovered that some employees’ direct deposit information had been altered, and it subsequently launched a forensic investigation into...

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