October 25, 2014

Health Care, Medicare, ACA, HIPPA & OIG Law News

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The National Law Review is a free resource of health care legal articles addressing regulatory developments, contractual obligations and disputes for both profit and not for profit health care organizations. Legal topics include:

• Litigation, regulatory actions and arbitration and mediations involving: pharmaceutical companies, health and hospital systems, physician groups, licensed ambulatory care facilities, hospices, home health care providers and managed care arrangements including IPA's, PHO's, HMO's, MSO's and other entities

• Emerging regulatory issues and enforcement involving: the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act “PPACA”, Office of Inspector General "OIG" actions, the extended reach of Office of the Federal Contract Compliance Programs “OFCCP” and increased antitrust scrutiny of healthcare organizations

• Medical compliance, communications and privacy issues such as: Telemedicine / Telehealth Standards, HIPAA, Genetic Information Non Discrimination Act “GINA”, Unbranded Websites, Stark Self-Disclosures, Red Flag and Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health “HITECH” Rules impacting electronic health record “EHR” technology

Details of actions by state and local governments, and by other governmental agencies as well as mediation and arbitration and civil actions from across the U.S. are added daily.

Date Title Organization
24
Oct
E-Health Take Note: Standards Published For Personal Data In The Cloud Covington & Burling LLP
23
Oct
Health Reimbursement Accounts (HRAs) Under the Affordable Care Act Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
23
Oct
Fraud and Abuse Waivers for Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) ACOs Extended Another Year Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
23
Oct
Health Care Law Qui Tam Update: Recent Developments & Unsealed False Claims Act Cases-October 23, 2014 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
22
Oct
New CDC Ebola Monitoring Protocol is Good News for Employers Proskauer Rose LLP
22
Oct
Proposed Pretreatment Standards for Dentists Greenberg Traurig, LLP
22
Oct
Ebola and Infectious Disease Risk Management for Hospitals and Health Care Facilities McDermott Will & Emery
22
Oct
The Affordable Care Act—Countdown to Compliance for Employers, Week 10: What’s an Employer to Do (with Marketplace Notices)? Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
21
Oct
Ebola Spurs Global Cooperation to Prevent, Detect and Respond to Future Health Crises Covington & Burling LLP
21
Oct
Pioneer Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs): Slowed Health Spending, Improved Quality and More Drop Outs? Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
21
Oct
Cal/OSHA Issues Guidance on Ebola Virus Jackson Lewis P.C.
21
Oct
Health Care Researchers Publish on the Implications of New Provider Payment Models on Innovative Medical Technology Analysis Group, Inc.
21
Oct
Connecticut Law Imposes New Merger Regulations on Physician Combinations Dickinson Wright PLLC
21
Oct
New York ZocDoc Treats Doctor With Some Rule 68 Medicine Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
21
Oct
EEOC Places Employee Wellness Programs Under Scrutiny Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
21
Oct
FDA Issues Final Guidance on Distinguishing Medical Device Recall from Product Enhancement Barnes & Thornburg LLP
21
Oct
U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Review $6 Million Fraud Judgment Against Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM); Other Cases May Now Move Forward Varnum LLP
20
Oct
Health Care Update - October 20, 2014 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
20
Oct
Colorado Supreme Court Set To Decide Seminal Drug Testing Case Proskauer Rose LLP
20
Oct
Business Interruption Insurance for Ebola – Managing Risk for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.

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