The Phase II interim rules to the decade-old Stark Law that went into effect at the end of July are raising a ruckus in the CME community. The Stark II interim final rule, which was published in the Federal Register in March, was promulgated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), a federal agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Stark II applies only to physicians who refer Medicare and Medicaid patients to facilities with which they or a fa

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