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Telemedicine Providers Take Note - The No Surprises Act Is Effective January 1, 2022

USA - December 30 2021 On December 27, 2020, the No Surprises Act was signed into law as part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021. In July and October 2021…

CMS Addresses Virtual Care Expansion in CY 2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposal

USA - July 27 2021 On July 23, 2021, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published its annual proposed changes to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule…

State Privacy Patchwork Spreads with Signing of Colorado Privacy Act

USA - July 9 2021 On July 7, 2021, Colorado Governor Jared Polis signed the Colorado Privacy Act (CPA) into law, the latest in the recent wave of state privacy…

Access To Digital Health Applications And Digital Care Applications In Germany

Germany - May 17 2021 On 20 January 2021, the German Federal Cabinet approved the draft law on the digital modernization of healthcare and nursing care. The draft has been…

Telehealth and Prescribing: What’s Permissible in Your State?

USA - March 2 2021 Telehealth’s state-by-state regulatory patchwork means that healthcare providers must navigate a variety of regulations that govern which types of…

Brexit/GDPR: European Commission Publishes Draft Adequacy Decision for Data Transfers

European Union, United Kingdom - February 23 2021 On 19 February 2021, the European Commission published the draft for an adequacy decision regarding transfers of personal data to the UK. For…

FDA Issues Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Action Plan

USA - January 20 2021 On January 12, 2021, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released its Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML)-Based Software as a…

California Voters Approve the California Privacy Rights Act

USA - November 4 2020 On November 3, 2020, California voters passed the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) ballot initiative with slightly under 60% of votes to approve…

New Proposed CCPA Regulations Add Clarity to Process for Opting Out of Sale of Personal Information

USA - October 21 2020 On October 12, 2020, the California Department of Justice announced the release of a new, third set of proposed modifications to the California…

National Telehealth Takedown Highlights Opportunity for Providers to Enhance Compliance Efforts

USA - October 19 2020 The US Department of Justice and the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General recently announced a significant…