Awareness : OBC Tips

Managing Funds in a Clinical Trial and Billing for Services

Some pitfalls to avoid when billing for services and managing funds in a clinical trial:

Double Billing or “Double Dipping” - if a claim is submitted to and paid by a third party payer or Medicare AND the sponsor reimburses for all or some of the same service, this is considered double dipping and may constitute fraud.

Waiving co-payments and offering free services to volunteers in clinical trials is a violation of government regulations. Click here for more information