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Labor and Employment Alert: EEOC Rules on Wellness Programs
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

If your company sponsors a wellness program, you are undoubtedly familiar with IRS and DOL rules for participatory, activity, and outcomes-based


Whistleblower Defense Alert: Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Implied Certification Theory of FCA Liability
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Universal Health Services, Inc. v. U.S. ex rel. Escobar. The questions presented in Escobar ask


HIPAA Breach Reports Trigger Investigations, Significant Settlements
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2016

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has announced two more significant HIPAA settlements involving covered entities. Both settlements were the result


Date Nears for States to Implement CMS Access Rule
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2016

On January 4, 2016, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) implemented sweeping new requirements for ensuring access to specific


Phase 2 of HIPAA Audits Set to Begin
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2016

On Monday, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced the long-awaited launch of Phase 2 of its HIPAA Audit Program. OCR is required by the Health


Telehealth Bill Would Remove Medicare Barriers
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2016

Earlier this month, a bipartisan group of Senators introduced legislation designed to expand the use of telehealth and remote monitoring services in


Multi-system youth: the need for additional and coordinated services
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 19 2016

"Multi-system" youth are children and adolescents served by multiple public systems, including state agencies providing both financing and direct


Reminder: Deadline for Reporting 2015 HIPAA Breaches Fast Approaching
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2016

Covered entities which experienced a HIPAA breach in calendar year 2015 are required to report all such breaches affecting fewer than 500 individuals


CMS Final Rule Clarifies and Eases Obligation to Report and Return Medicare Overpayments
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2016

On February 11, 2016, Medicare regulators issued a final rule that relaxes the obligations for doctors and hospitals to report and return Medicare


Patients and Providers Potentially Benefit from Clinical Affiliations
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2016

Last week, we authored a client alert highlighting affiliations between CVS and a number of health care systems throughout the country which