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CMS Waives Medicaid Retroactive Eligibility for Iowa: Is Your State Next?
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • December 1 2017

Since 1973, the Social Security Act has mandated that states provide retroactive Medicaid benefits for three months prior to the individual’s

Prior Entitlement to FMLA Leave Is Not A Free Ticket To Miss Work For Non-FMLA Covered Reasons
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • November 28 2017

The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania recently upheld an employer’s decision to terminate an employee under its policy

DOJ Bows Out of ManorCare FCA Case
  • Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
  • USA
  • November 22 2017

After years of investigation and litigation, and on the eve of a highly anticipated trial, the government abandoned its FCA case against ManorCare

DOJ Heads for the Hills after Judge Rips FCA Case as a "House of Cards"
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • November 22 2017

On October 27, 2017, Magistrate Judge Theresa Carroll Buchanan in the Eastern District of Virginia gave the government a brutal reality check on the

Elder Abuse: Are Granny Cams a Solution, a Compliance Burden, or Both?
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • November 19 2017

In Minnesota, 97 of the 25,226 allegations of elder abuse (neglect, physical abuse, unexplained serious injuries and thefts) in state-licensed

Skilled Nursing Facilities Targeted in Government Enforcement Actions and Qui Tam Lawsuits
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2017

Skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) have been the subject of multiple high-profile False Claims Act settlements in recent years, and new pronouncements

Clinical trials Part II: Privacy, cybersecurity risks, and managing ePHI
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2017

The ongoing digitization of the drug and medical device industries continues, and, as a result, new considerations have come to the forefront for

The chain of care home construction
  • Wright Hassall LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 24 2017

Any chain is only as strong as the weakest link. Whether you are building a new care home or refurbishing your existing care home, the entire chain

Patients Often Discharged to Nursing Homes with No Information on Quality of Care
  • Stark & Stark
  • USA
  • October 23 2017

A significant number of nursing home residents are shorter-term residents who are recuperating from surgery or illness. A recent study centered on the

Illinois Nursing Home Faces Employee Class Action Based on State Biometric Privacy Act
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • October 23 2017

Alleging that mandatory daily biometric fingerprint scans violate employees’ privacy rights under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act