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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Stark Law Exceptions and Safe Harbors

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Process Services Health System Contribution Allowable under Safe Harbor Laws (not a legal opinion)* Components
Implementation Hardware No PCs, Scanners, Tablets, Routers, Wireless Access
Network & Data Yes Telecom / Data Charges
Software Yes none listed
Interfaces Yes ADT with Hospital, Lab System, Reference Labs, Transcription
Implementation Services Yes Set-up, Training
Ongoing Support Yes none listed
Transaction Services Yes Automatic Appointment Calling, Electronic Statement Processing, Claim Editing

*A Maximum of 85% of cost can be contributed by health system

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