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JCAHO revisions to medical staff standards will impact role of medical executive committees

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 8 2010

The Joint Commission has posted proposed changes to its Medical Staff Standard that will likely change how Medical Staffs relate to their Medical Executive Committees

Unconventional medical care and FMLA coverage

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 28 2011

We have a diverse workforce

Accessing mental health records in a physical disability case

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 22 2010

One of our employees recently claimed that he is entitled to a reasonable accommodation of his physical disability (a serious back problem

Physician practices must implement new stark disclosure by January 1, 2011

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 3 2010

Physician practices that operate in-office MRI, CT, and PET services must implement a new patient disclosure requirement by January 1, 2011 in order to avoid violations of the federal physician self-referral, or "Stark," law

Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 6 2008

The Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005 (the “Act”) was enacted in response to reports that preventable medical errors result in billions of dollars in increased health care costs, disability and death

CMS provides guidance on employee education about false claims recovery

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 30 2007

As part of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005, Congress has imposed a requirement on providers making or receiving more than $5 million annually in Medicaid payments to implement an employee education program about the False Claims Act prohibitions and related whistleblower protections

The first company to be tried on FCPA charges is found guilty

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 11 2011

Lindsey Manufacturing, the first company to stand trial on FCPA charges, was convicted on all counts by a jury in the Central District of California yesterday

EPA approves registration of antimicrobial with nanosilver for clothing and bedsheets

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2012

The EPA recently approved a conditional registration for an antimicrobial pesticide product containing nanosilver for use on textiles, including clothing and bedsheets

A path to accountable care runs through the FTC

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 30 2010

In spite of the continued public and political division over the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the “Act”), there are elements of the Act that policymakers, regardless of politics, might actually agree upon

SEC files another fraud action tied to the municipal bond market

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 15 2013

The SEC filed another settled financial fraud action tied to the municipal bond market which is clearly an area of increasing focus. This proceeding