Asked in Medical Malpractice and Health Care Law for Tennessee

Q: In case of fraudulent medical coding would this law apply. If the licensed coder was employed by a hospital?

Would the hospital be liable instead of the individual coder?

1 Lawyer Answer
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
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  • Medical Malpractice Lawyer
  • Wyomissing, PA

A: Depends on the nature of the error or alleged fraud. You didn't say what the law was, but why not contact a member of the Tennessee Assn for Justice? They give free consults.

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