USA - August 2 2012 In February, we alerted you to the first HIPAA enforcement action taken against a business associate.
USA - May 1 2012 As a health care provider, you’re probably aware of the efforts by the state and federal governments to identify and recover overpayments made by the Medicare and Medicaid programs.
USA - January 19 2012 In November 2011, as required by the HITECH Act, the Office for Civil Rights began auditing selected covered entities’ compliance with the privacy and security provisions of HIPAA and its implementing regulations.
USA - September 30 2011 Texas recently enacted House Bill 300 (the Law).
USA - March 14 2011 Among the many reforms mandated by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), hospitals will be subject to a Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program (Hospital VBP Program) applicable to Medicare payments for inpatient stays under the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS).