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Nursing facilities should take note of California trial court decision about health care decision making
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2015

Who can make healthcare decisions for an incompetent patient when there is no person available to give consent? Healthcare facilities face this


Subsidies survive! Supreme Court upholds ACA tax credits in King v. Burwell
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2015

In the long awaited decision in King v. Burwell, the Supreme Court ruled this morning in a 6-to-3 decision that the Affordable Care Act ("ACA"


Medicare Fraud Strike Force announces massive health care fraud “takedown”
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2015

The US Attorney General announced yesterday a "takedown" of 243 defendants over the last three days, representing the largest health care fraud


CMS provides more options for ACOs looking to share in Medicare savings
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2015

On June 9, 2015, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule in the Federal Register making changes to the Medicare


What are you smoking? Colorado Supreme Court rules that employer can ban medicinal marijuana use, even if legal under state law
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 18 2015

On June 15, 2015, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled that Dish Network LLC (Dish) lawfully fired a quadriplegic customer service representative who


HRSA Proposed Rule on calculating the 340B Ceiling Price and penalties related to 340B Drug Discount Program
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 18 2015

On June 17, 2015, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) published a long-awaited proposed rule setting forth revisions to the


OIG warns physicians: you will be held liable for questionable compensation arrangements
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2015

The Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (OIG) issued a Fraud Alert on June 9, 2015, reminding physicians that


OIG’s Advisory Opinion provides insight regarding charitable patient assistance programs
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2015

Charitable organizations that want to provide financial assistance to patients for the costs of health care are challenged with ensuring that their


'Disguised' discounts lead Medco to settle false claims allegations
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

On May 20, 2015, the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that pharmacy benefits manager Medco Health Solutions Inc. (Medco) agreed to


Unsealed False Claims Act suit asserts that reverse payment settlements create government overpayments
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2015

Pharmaceutical manufacturers could face a new line of attack related to Hatch-Waxman reverse payment settlement agreements (so-called