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Heart-breaking robotic surgery: Patient dies as a result of robotic assisted heart surgery
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • November 14 2018

In November 2015, a patient died from multiple organ failure following heart surgery performed using a Da Vinci robot. During the surgery, which took


Midterm Elections Place Healthcare Policy in Spotlight
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2018

Healthcare was a top voter priority in the 2018 midterm elections, with 41 percent of national voters stating that healthcare was their "most


Friday Enforcement Wrap: Federal Jury Convicts Patient Recruiter in $1.1 Million Kickback Scheme
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2018

The Justice Department secured a conviction last week of a Michigan-based patient recruiter for her participation in a conspiracy to commit


Proposed Rule Would Require Ohio Providers to Accept Standard Authorization Form for Use and Disclosure of Protected Health Information
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2018

Recently, the Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) proposed the adoption of Ohio Administrative Code 5160-1-32.1 (the Proposed Rule), which provides two


CMS Releases the 2019 MPFS and QPP Final Rules
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2018

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on Nov. 1, 2018, published the Calendar Year (CY) 2019 Final Rule for the Medicare Physician Fee


Medical Transcription Vendor Agrees to $200,000 Settlement with New Jersey Attorney General
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2018

On October 30, 2018, ATA Consulting LLC (doing business as Best Medical Transcription) agreed to a $200,000 settlement with the New Jersey Attorney


Medicare Telehealth CoverageTen Things to Know
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2018

Recognizing significant changes in healthcare practice, especially innovations in the active management and ongoing care of chronically ill patients


Sunshine Act Reporting Requirements Expanded to Physician Assistants and Advance Practice Nurses
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 5 2018

Applicable manufacturers will need to update their methods of documenting payments and transfers of value to include the newly expanded list of


CMS Implements Survey Process of Home Dialysis Services in Nursing Homes
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • November 5 2018

Effective as of September 16, 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) implemented a survey process for the provision of home


BakerHostetler FDA and Pharmacy Weekly Digest - November 5, 2018
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • November 5 2018

The FDA announced the availability of a guidance document that answers questions about the new food labeling requirements.