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Special Fair Market Value (FMV) Considerations for International Physicians

April 02, 2019 Erica Jacobovits, JD

Author: Erica Jacobovits, JD | Published: 04/02/2019

It is a well-documented threat that the United States is currently facing a shortage of physicians, a trend which is expected to exacerbate in the near future.  According to one study conducted by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the U.S. will face a shortage of as many as [...]


Compensating Residents and Fellows for On-Call Coverage:  How to Avoid Potential FMV Pitfalls

March 19, 2019 Keith Stenhouse, MHA

Author: Keith Stenhouse, MHA | Published: 03/19/2019

Within the national healthcare marketplace, there continues to be a looming physician shortage[1] which threatens patient access to care, and leaves hospitals to grapple with obstacles in meeting emergency department call panel requirements.  There is a growing trend to utilize physicians [...]


Excise Tax on Executive Compensation and How Much You End up Paying

Fred M. Lara, CFA, ASA, CVA | Published: 02/26/2019

2018 was the first tax year during which the new excise tax must be paid on compensation over $1,000,000 for any covered employees of 501(c)(3) organizations.  A covered employee is “any active or former employee who is one of the [...]


Understanding Reasonable Executive Compensation for Nonprofit Organizations

Fred M. Lara, CFA, ASA, CVA | Published: 02/26/2019
Organizations that qualify as public charities under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3) are eligible to become exempt from federal corporate income taxes and, subsequently, similar state and local taxes.  As it pertains to a [...]

What Not to Do When Structuring Telemedicine Arrangements: Part 2

December 24, 2018 Kevin Cassell

Published: 12/24/2018 | Author: Kevin Cassell

As covered in Part 1 of this article, the growth and evolution of the telemedicine industry has changed the healthcare landscape.  It is essential to keep up with the changes to ensure your telemedicine arrangements are commercially reasonable and provide compensation that is consistent with fair [...]


What Not to Do When Structuring Telemedicine Arrangements: Part 1

December 19, 2018 Kevin Cassell

Published: 12/19/2018 | Author: Kevin Cassell

The proliferation of telemedicine has opened a new frontier in contracting for physician services.  With its increasing feasibility as a patient care option, a wide variety of healthcare providers have turned to telemedicine programs to secure affordable coverage in the face of physician shortages [...]