Karen Owen Gibbs
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Karen Owen Gibbs joined McDermott in 2014 after serving as Vice President and Senior Counsel at CVS Health (formerly CVS Caremark), a Fortune 20 integrated pharmacy company. Karen advises a wide variety of health care companies, investors and lenders on operational, regulatory and enforcement issues related to all aspects of the pharmacy distribution chain. Her practice also covers synergistic areas such as substance abuse/behavioral health, physician and veterinarian office dispensing, evolving requirements related to opioid prescribing and dispensing, and a wide variety of prescription reimbursement issues. Read Karen Owen Gibbs' full profile.
By Karen Owen Gibbs on Jan 8, 2015
Posted In Compliance Developments
Several government agencies have voiced concerns related to the level of therapy services necessary to care for residents of Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs). The level of therapy services indicated for SNF residents affects the resource utilization groups (RUGs), which in turn determine the reimbursement that SNFs receive under Medicare Part A for providing care to...