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New EEOC proposed rules require a gut check for wellness programs
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2015

Wellness program sponsors and vendors have long struggled with the application of the provision in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) that


A&B healthcare week in review, April 24, 2015
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2015

On April 23, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rule entitled “Medicare Program; Inpatient Rehabilitation


HHS issues guidance on HIPAA and workplace wellness programs
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2015

On Thursday, April 16, 2015, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued guidance, consisting


A&B healthcare week in review, April 17, 2015: Congressional legislation & committee action
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2015

On April 14, 2015, the Senate voted 92-8 to pass the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 without amendments, which permanently


A&B healthcare week in review, April 17, 2015: Regulations, notices, & guidance
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2015

On April 17, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rule entitled “Medicare Program; Hospital Inpatient


A&B healthcare week in review, April 17, 2015: Reports, studies, & analyses
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2015

On April 13, 2015, Gallup released the results of a poll which shows that the uninsured rates among U.S. adults declined to 11.9 for the first


A&B healthcare week in review, April 17, 2015: Other health policy news
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2015

On April 16, 2015, CMS announced the first-ever Hospital Compare Star Ratings program. The Hospital Compare star ratings relate to patients'


A&B healthcare week in review, April 10, 2015: Other health policy news
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2015

On April 7, 2015, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it has reached the congressionally mandated H-1B cap for fiscal


A&B healthcare week in review, April 10, 2015: Regulations, notices, & guidance
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2015

On April 10, 2015, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rule entitled "Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Electronic


A&B healthcare week in review, April 10, 2015: Congressional legislation & committee action
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2015

The Senate was not in session this week. Congress will return from a two-week recess on April 13th. The Senate calendar for 2015 may be found here