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mHealth stakeholders: bullet list of legal considerations

USA - May 21 2012 You are a device maker, an app or software developer, a potential investor, a healthcare provider, a healthcare payor or an insurer and you see opportunities in mobile health (mHealth).

Harry R. Silver, C. Mitchell Goldman, Stephan P. Gribok

New HIPAA breach notification rule may prove costly for HIPAA-covered entities

USA - January 25 2013 On January 17, 2013, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a final omnibus rule amending the Health Insurance…

Erin M. Duffy

New HIPAA rules regarding genetic information affect employers, group health plans, health insurers and healthcare providers

USA - February 25 2013 While the final rule supplementing and modifying the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy, Security, Breach Reporting…

Harry R. Silver

mhealth stakeholders: updated bullet list of legal considerations

USA - February 12 2014 You are a device maker, an app or software developer, a potential investor, a healthcare provider, a healthcare payor or an insurer and you see…

Harry R. Silver, C. Mitchell Goldman, Stephan P. Gribok

New Medicare building code requirements raise concerns for hospital provider-based facilities

USA - March 10 2011 With little fanfare, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ("CMS") recently issued a letter to state survey directors (the "Guidance") on how to survey a hospital, including its components, for Medicare purposes.