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Records Management - What’s New
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

Federal and state laws and payers require healthcare providers to create and maintain a whole host of records. Records that are required to be


Is Telemedicine Change Coming to Congress? The Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017 Among Several New Federal Bills
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2017

Congress is reconsidering a nationwide telehealth coverage bill, named the Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017, designed to introduce an


The Circuits are Split: The Ambiguity of a Regulation May Not ‘Foreclose a Finding of Scienter’ in False Claims Act Cases
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • June 27 2017

A split now exists among the circuit courts as to whether a Defendant’s assertion of a “reasonable interpretation defense” precludes a finding of a


Compensation fast-tracked for fatal work-related asbestos diseases
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • July 28 2016

The Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly has passed amendments to the Workers Compensation Act 1951 (ACT) aimed at ensuring that workers


Amended claims must not be obvious or arbitrary
  • Bristows LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 26 2016

In a decision dated 21 October 2015, the Patents Court (Morgan J) held that Boehringer Ingelheim's unconditionally amended patent claims covering


What you need to know about the CMS Pioneer ACO model
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2011

Amid the rising tide of criticisms of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) proposed rules for the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP), CMS and its Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation announced three initiatives designed to spur more rapid development of Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) in Medicare and in the private sector


NICE announces the development of further quality standards
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 7 2010

Dr Fergus Macbeth, Director of the Centre for Clinical Practice at the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE), has announced the development of nine further Quality Standards for 201011


Tenth Circuit deides when a position is vacant under the ADA
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2010

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit recently became the first federal court of appeals to address the definition of the term “vacant” under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA


Eleventh Circuit expands hospital antitrust exposure
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2010

On April 29, 2010, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals decided Palmyra Park Hospital v. Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, No. 09-11818


Texas hospital pays almost $1 million to settle StarkAnti-Kickback violations it voluntarily disclosed to the OIG
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2010

On January 4, 2010, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Texas announced a settlement with Arlington Memorial Hospital in Arlington, Texas