USA - January 29 2013 On January 17, 2013, the federal Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS"), Office for Civil Rights ("OCR"), issued the long-anticipated…
USA - June 22 2012 On June 18, 2012, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published a solicitation for information and recommendations to be used in revising its Provider Self-Disclosure protocol.
USA - April 12 2012 As an integral part of its efforts to combat fraud, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has implemented a major data-gathering, data-mining and data-matching program.
USA - June 28 2010 How safe are your public malpractice insurance funds?
USA - April 13 2010 The passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (H.R. 3590) (the “Act”) on March 23, 2010, was significant, both historically and politically.