DUBLIN, OH—DXE Medical Inc., a Sarnova company specializing in cardiac products, services and solutions, announced Sept. 5 that it is changing its name to Cardio Partners Inc. The new name is meant to reflect the company’s newly expanded cardiac preparedness service offering.
Healthcare attorneys are witnessing a "pretty significant uptick" in litigation related to EMS billing, said Doug Wolfberg, JD, a partner at Page Wolfberg & Wirth, a Pennsylvania-based law firm specializing in EMS representation.
Wolfberg and partner Steve Wirth, JD, presented "Pinnacle Legal Update 2017" at the Pinnacle EMS conference in Boca Raton, Fla. Aug. 11.
While ambulance providers have historically been the target of improper billing action, now, the federal government is casting a wider net in terms of levying penalties.