Stark General Exception

Same eight standards as Anti-Kickback, plus:

 

9.  For items or services that are of the type that can be used for any patient without regard to payer status, the donor does not restrict, or take any action to limit, the physician's right or ability to use the items or services for any patient.

10.  The items and services do not include staffing of physician offices and are not used primarily to conduct personal business or business unrelated to the physician's medical practice.

14. Donation of Electronic Prescribing Items and Services

Sources: 42 C.F.R. § 411.357(v)