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North Carolina: Amended 1115 Waiver Application
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2017

On November 20, 2017, North Carolina submitted an amended 1115 waiver application to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) seeking


New Labor Board GC Signals Overturning Obama-Era Rulings, But Anticipated Vacancies and Recusals Create Uncertainty
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2017

On November 8, 2017, Peter B. Robb was sworn in as the General Counsel (GC) of the NLRB for a four year term. Robb succeeds Richard Griffin, who has


NLRB GC Boldly Defines Direction of Board Prosecution in New GC Memo
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

The new NLRB General Counsel Peter Robb has been fast at work. A short two weeks after being sworn in on November 17, 2017, the new General Counsel


New NLRB GC Peter Robb Spells Relief For Besieged Employers
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • December 5 2017

Many of the NLRB initiatives established during the previous administration could soon be no more. On December 1, 2017, the new NLRB General Counsel


What Employers Should Know About The EEOC’s New Focus
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2017

As we detailed in our September 30 blog post, the EEOC filed 184 merit lawsuits in FY 2017, more than doubling last year’s total. According to the


“We’re Listening” - CMS Issues Final Rule for Year 2 of the Quality Payment Program and Highlights Efforts to Continue Flexibilities and Reduce Clinical Burdens
  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2017

On November 2, 2017, CMS issued the final rule with comment for the second year (2018) of the Quality Payment Program as well as an interim final rule


Strategic Change: The Digitisation of Australian Healthcare
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • November 9 2017

With affordable, universal coverage and access, healthcare in Australia is amongst the world’s most advanced. Second only to the UK according to the


Final CMS Rules Draw Praise and Contempt from Hospitals
  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • USA
  • November 7 2017

As usual, this year CMS did not disappoint, having just issued several final rules for the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS), as well as the Outpatient


Communities in Crisis: Local Responses to Behavioral Health Challenges
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • October 27 2017

On October 26, the President formally declared a public health emergency to address drug addiction and opioid abuse. The declaration does not include


CMS Approves West Virginia’s Substance Use Disorder Waiver
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2017

On October 6, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) approved West Virginia's "Creating a Continuum of Care for Medicaid Enrollees with