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Finally, More Certainty and Fewer Surprises - Final Rules Issued Under the No Surprises Act

USA - September 16 2022 The Departments of the Treasury, Labor, and Health and Human Services (the Departments) issued final rules related to the No Surprises Act on August…

Florida Medicaid Providers: Action is Required by October 1, 2022

USA - September 15 2022 Check your mailboxes. AHCA is sending out postcards to existing Florida Medicaid providers (Providers) alerting them to upcoming changes in the…

More Turbulence for the No Surprises Act Thanks to Air Ambulance Providers

USA - August 19 2022 Given the trajectory, it is no longer surprising that the No Surprises Act (the Act) continues its turbulent path through implementation. The U.S…

Florida Legislation Authorizing Pharmacy Technicians to Administer Vaccines Contains Some Surprises

USA - July 28 2022 Chapter 2022-60, Laws of Florida (http://laws.flrules.org/2022/60), that went into effect July 1, 2022, allows registered pharmacy technicians to…

Healthcare Cyber Insurance? Fortify Your Defenses

USA - July 6 2022 Healthcare breaches, including ransomware attacks, continue to increase. As a result, many healthcare organizations seeking cyber coverage to help…

Must Watch Summer Viewing Coming Soon: OCR’s Upcoming Video Presentation on the HITECH Act’s Recognized Security Practices

USA - June 14 2022 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced June 10, 2022 that it is producing a video…

Help Wanted: OCR Seeks Public Input on “Recognized Security Practices” and Sharing Settlements with Harmed Individuals Under the HITECH Act

USA - April 18 2022 Covered entities and business associates subject to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”) have the chance to…

CMS Is Here To Help Healthcare Entities Comply with Its Vaccination Rule

USA - February 1 2022 The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) recently published an infographic to help Medicare and Medicaid facilities and providers…

Surprised Providers Seek Changes to Latest Provisions of the No Surprises Act

USA - January 27 2022 Effective January 1, 2022, new billing protections went into effect that have the goal of providing greater protections for patients against surprise…

Biden Administration Unveils Long-Awaited COVID-19 Rules For Large Employers and Healthcare Workers

USA - November 5 2021 The wait is over for employers seeking clarity on the details of the Biden Administration’s vaccine and testing rules for private employers, first…