More information on anti-kickback statute
Federal Health Care Law Compliance for Orthopaedic Surgeons, a summary of important information, is on the AAOS home page. The summary, written by the AAOS Office of the General Counsel, includes information on the federal anti-kickback statute. The document is in the Federal Health Policy section at: http://www.aaos.org/wordhtml/fedhlth/antikick.htm. Anti-kickback statute and the safe harbor provisions are on the web site of the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services at: http://www.os.dhhs.gov/oig/ak.