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OIG Ambulance Restocking Safe Harbor Regulation

Ambulance Restocking - Final Safe Harbor Regulation

[Federal Register: December 4, 2001 (Volume 66, Number 233)]
[Rules and Regulations]               
[Page 62979-62991]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]

PWW Article - OIG Ambulance Restocking Regulations

The final "safe harbor" regulation on ambulance restocking was published by the OIG in the Federal Register on December 4, 2001. The regulations, which become effective on January 3, 2002, establish "safe harbors" under the Federal Anti-Kickback Statute to permit, under certain conditions, the replenishing of drugs, linens and supplies by hospitals to ambulance services. There are some significant changes from the proposed regulations published last year.

In brief, the safe harbor...