|Feb. 22, 2017 | www.fisherphillips.com|
Healthcare providers are waiting anxiously to see the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs’ (OFCCP) most recent position on whether it will continue trying to assert jurisdiction over them on the basis of participation in the TRICARE Program. For years, OFCCP’s position was that the receipt of insurance reimbursement alone would not subject the healthcare provider to OFCCP’s jurisdiction. In fact, in its FAQs available on its website, OFCCP has expressly stated that participation in Medicare Parts A and B does not create such status.