Catherine G Lucas (Katy)

King & Spalding LLP

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New CMS enrollment rules strengthen oversight of Medicare providers

USA - December 8 2014 On December 5, 2014, CMS published a final rule to strengthen its oversight of Medicare providers. The rule includes safeguards designed to prevent…

Seventh Circuit holds pharmacy billing Medicaid for drug prices above private rates is not fraudulent

USA - November 17 2014 On November 12, 2014, the Seventh Circuit upheld the dismissal of a False Claims Act action challenging a retail pharmacy chain's practice of billing…

IRS proposes key changes to schedule H's Community Health Needs Assessment and financial assistance policy questionss

USA - October 13 2014 On October 8, 2014, the IRS released drafts of the 2014 Form 990, Schedule H and Instructions, proposing significant changes related to a hospital…

Eighth Circuit rules certain FCA whistleblowers are not required to identify specific examples of fraud under Rule 9(b)

USA - September 8 2014 On August 29, 2014, the Eighth Circuit ruled that False Claims Act (FCA) whistleblowers with knowledge of employer billing practices are not…

CMS releases CY 2015 MPFS Proposed Rule

USA - July 7 2014 On July 3, 2014, CMS released a Proposed Rule regarding payment policies under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) for services furnished on…

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