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Government Review of EHR Incentive Programs Raises Risk of FCA Liability for Health Care and Software Companies
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • December 18 2017

On 12 December 2017, the Department of Justice announced that, 21st Century Oncology had agreed to pay USD 26 million to the government in part to


Overtime Rule Update: DOL To File Request for Information In Two to Three Weeks
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2017

One of the most controversial regulatory actions from the US Department of Labor during the Obama administration was the DOL’s regulation


American Health Care Act Congressional Budget Office Score Projects Savings Over 10 Years but Millions More Uninsured
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

On March 13, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), in collaboration with the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT), released its cost estimate for the


White House Fiscal Year 2018 "Skinny Budget" Targets Discretionary Healthcare Spending
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2017

On March 16, U.S. President Donald Trump released his fiscal year (FY) 2018 budget blueprint, known colloquially as the "Skinny Budget." The release


Lessons Gleaned From Recent HIPAA Settlements: An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure: How Recent OCR Enforcement Impacts Your Transaction Diligence
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

HIPAA enforcement has been on the rise during the last several years, and the dollar impact of those settlements has continued to grow significantly


OIG Publishes Online Portfolio Highlighting its Body of Work on Drug Pricing and Reimbursement
  • Mintz
  • USA
  • February 21 2017

On Friday February 17, 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued an Online Portfolio on


Do You Have Audit Controls to Ensure Access for Terminated Employees is Ended?
  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

In our experience, employers generally have procedures in place that ensure immediate termination of access to an employer’s network and computer


Federal Government Owes Insurers Risk Corridor Payments
  • Bressler, Amery & Ross PC
  • USA
  • February 13 2017

On Thursday, February 9, an Oregon-based insurer was awarded $214 million by the United States Federal Court of Claims in an action instituted after


Federal Health Care Fraud and Abuse Enforcement Made a Strong Showing in FY 2016
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 31 2017

According to a report released last week, the Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control Program (HCFAC) returned over $3.3 billion to the federal


New ACA FAQs - Special Enrollment, Women’s Preventive Care and a Cure for the HRA that Ails You (If You’re Small Enough)
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Bryan Cave)
  • USA
  • December 28 2016

In the latest round of FAQs on ACA implementation (now up to 35 if you’re keeping track), the DOL, HHS and Treasury Department addressed questions