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Senators Introduce the CREATES Act

USA - June 24 2016 In furtherance of the Government’s efforts to bring down healthcare costs, Senators Patrick Leahy (D-VT.), Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Amy Klobuchar…

New OIG Exclusion Guidance

USA - May 6 2016 On April 18, 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (“OIG”) issued revised criteria for implementing…

Analysis of Ohioans for Medical Marijuana’s Proposed Ballot Initiative

USA - April 7 2016 Late last week the Ohio ballot board certified a constitutional amendment (the “Amendment”), proposed by Ohioans for Medical Marijuana (“OMM”),…

Policy Perspectives Dominate The Discussion As The Medical Marijuana Task Force Looks To The Experts For Answers

USA - March 17 2016 Another marathon evening session of the Ohio House of Representatives’ Medical Marijuana Task Force (“Task Force”) was held on Thursday, March 10…

Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Task Force Continues to Hear Testimony

USA - March 3 2016 Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Task Force (“Task Force”) continued to hear testimony on Thursday, February 25, 2016, as eleven individuals provided their…

New HIPAA Guidance on Patients’ Right to Records and Appropriate Fees for Copies

USA - March 3 2016 OCR issued new HIPAA guidance yesterday that reiterates patients’ right to access health information and clarifies appropriate fees providers can…

2016 Is Ramping Up For Telemedicine Developments

USA - February 26 2016 Two months in and this year has already seen significant movement in regulatory action across the country to expand the ability to provide…

Local Government Officials And Patient Advocates Alike Line Up To Offer Proponent Testimony At The First Evening Session Of The Medical Marijuana Task Force

USA - February 24 2016 The first evening session of the Ohio House of Representatives’ Medical Marijuana Task Force (“Task Force”) didn’t conclude until after 10.30 p.m…

The Proponent Testimony Goes Unrefuted As Renowned Physician Dr. Sue Sisley Highlights The Testimony Of Ten Witnesses Before The Medical Marijuana Task Force

USA - February 24 2016 Thursday, February 17, 2016, was the first evening session of the Ohio House of Representatives’ Medical Marijuana Task Force (“Task Force”), which…

The Information Sharing Has Begun: First Testimony Offered Before The Medical Marijuana Task Force

USA - February 17 2016 The Ohio House of Representatives’ Medical Marijuana Task Force (“Task Force”) reconvened at the state Capitol on Thursday, February 11, 2016, and…