Ethics in Patient Referrals Act

Ethics in Patient Referrals Act

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EPRA

An American federal law that makes it illegal for a physician to refer a patient to a health care facility in which the physician (or a family member) has a financial interest. Also known as the Stark Act.
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For years, the Ethics in Patient Referrals Act limited physicians' ability to refer patients to facilities they owned.
939, "Ethics in Patient Referrals Act," was introduced
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