September 30, 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
30
Sep
Cliff Notes from the Joint Office for Civil Rights (OCR)/National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) HIPAA Security Conference Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
30
Sep
Michigan Court of Appeals Dismisses Home Care Workers Lawsuit Against SEIU as MOOT After SEIU Voluntarily Pays Back Union Dues Barnes & Thornburg LLP
30
Sep
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Finalized Meaningful Use Rule – What Providers Need To Know McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC
30
Sep
Health Care Law Update - September 29, 2014 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
30
Sep
Medtronic, Inc. v. NuVasive, Inc., IPR2014-00487: Decision Denying Institution Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
30
Sep
Have You Obtained a Health Plan Identifier (HPID) Jackson Lewis P.C.
29
Sep
CMS Fixes Some Health Plan Identifying Number (HPID) Problems, But Other Problems Remain Covington & Burling LLP
29
Sep
EEOC Sues Alleging Employer’s “So-Called Voluntary” Wellness Plan Violated ADA Poyner Spruill LLP
29
Sep
A Cautionary Tale for Companies With Potential False Claims Act Exposure Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
29
Sep
The Affordable Care Act—Countdown to Compliance for Employers, Week 13: IRS Notice 2014-49 Offers Useful Guidance on Changes in Measurement Periods or Changes in Testing Methods Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
29
Sep
Medical Information Worth 10x More Than Credit Card Data On Black Market Jackson Lewis P.C.
26
Sep
Merck Boosts Life Sciences Industry with Sigma-Aldrich Acquisition McDermott Will & Emery
26
Sep
Changes to OSHA Law are Coming to California Jackson Lewis P.C.
26
Sep
Nearly 10% of Americans Have Gone to Work High [INFOGRAPHIC] Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc. (RIMS)
25
Sep
Recent Settlement Highlights Importance of Tracing Country of Origin When Selling Medical Devices to the U.S. Government Covington & Burling LLP
25
Sep
The Walmart List: Milk, Eggs, and a Doctor Visit? re: Primary Care Clinics McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC
25
Sep
“Access Denied” – Understand How Your Electronic Health Records Are Controlled Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
25
Sep
Sixth Circuit Vacates ADA Telecommuting Decision Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
25
Sep
Recent Trends in HIPAA Liability Dickinson Wright PLLC
25
Sep
The Affordable Care Act — How Did Two Courts Make Opposite Decisions on Tax Subsidies Poyner Spruill LLP

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