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Outpatient Facility Coding Alert

Avoid False Advertising and Comply With FTC Guidelines


- Published on Thu, Jan 11, 2018
When it comes to patient testimonials, honesty is always the best policy. Any advertising you do must comply with Federal Trade Commission (FTC) guidelines, which aim to prevent "unfair methods of competition in or affecting commerce." The FTC's guidelines aren't federal regulations, so there are no civil penalties involved. But you could be investigated for false or deceptive advertising practices. [...]





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