License Defense

Why IMLCC Makes a License Defense Attorney an Absolute Necessity for TN Physicians

In January of 2019 Tennessee joined the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact. And on one hand, this opened up a lot of opportunity for Tennessee doctors. Doctors can now fill out an online form to get almost instantly licensed in any member state, including two of Tennessee's border states: Mississippi and Alabama. And doctors who want [...]

By |2019-06-20T20:04:32+00:00June 20th, 2019|License Defense|Comments Off on Why IMLCC Makes a License Defense Attorney an Absolute Necessity for TN Physicians

How Can a Nurse or Medical Staff Protect Against Fraud Charges?

A large number of the nurses and medical practitioners represented for licensure defense at Surber, Asher, Suber & Moushon, PLLC are accused of medical or healthcare fraud charges. This includes claims that bills were input incorrectly, insurance companies were intentionally sent fake bills, or medical service never rendered were claimed against a government healthcare program, [...]

By |2018-08-15T20:19:08+00:00August 13th, 2018|License Defense, Tennessee Lawyer, Tennessee nursing license defense|Comments Off on How Can a Nurse or Medical Staff Protect Against Fraud Charges?

What Enforcement Actions Can Health Professional Boards in Tennessee Take?

Within the Tennessee Department of Health are several Health Professional Boards that regulate and review the professional standards and licensing for different segments of the medical field. If you are a nurse, dentist, optometrist, athletic trainer, or other healthcare professionals, you are familiar with the board that oversees your profession. However, the extent and purpose [...]

By |2018-06-11T15:36:32+00:00May 30th, 2018|License Defense, Nashville lawyer, Tennessee Lawyer|Comments Off on What Enforcement Actions Can Health Professional Boards in Tennessee Take?

How Do Accusations of Healthcare Fraud Negatively Impact Nursing License?

Healthcare fraud is a rising problem in Tennessee and across the United States. The government estimates health care fraud cost Medicare and Medicaid programs over $100 billion in 2017. Nearly $60 billion of which was attributed to fraud against Medicare and improper payments. Plus, the losses to these government programs are up by over 6% [...]

By |2018-06-11T15:46:41+00:00March 30th, 2018|Blog Posts, License Defense, Tennessee nursing license defense|Comments Off on How Do Accusations of Healthcare Fraud Negatively Impact Nursing License?