Clarifying professional practice

Clarke, Richard L.; Clarke, R L
November 1999
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Nov99, Vol. 53 Issue 11, p16
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Focuses on the `friend of the court' brief submitted by the Healthcare Financial Management Administration (HFMA) to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division regarding whistle-blower lawsuit against Quorum Health Group. Impact of the lawsuit on healthcare organizations; Concerns of HFMA on the issue; Reasons the HFMA filed the brief.


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