In a surprising reversal, last week the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation that would significantly modify the Affordable Care Act. The
Last year as part of its health care reform bill, Congress mandated that group health plans and insurance issuers make coverage available to adult children until age 26.
Proposed rules from the Department of Health and Human Services published in the December 23, 2010 Federal Register.
Status reports of legislation introduced and pending in the U.S. Congress to amend andor repeal provisions of the health care reform law.
For the fourth time this year, members of Congress have approved a temporary extension of direct broadcast satellite (DBS) retransmission rights that were last authorized in 2004 under the Satellite Home Viewer Extension & Reauthorization Act (SHVERA).
Last week, executive compensation turned up in an unlikely place the Senate Finance Committee’s health care reform bill.
After nearly a year-long effort to draft a bipartisan health overhaul bill, Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.) of the Senate Finance Committee (“SFC”) formally introduced his measure last Wednesday (“America’s Healthy Future Act”) and immediately drew attacks from both sides of the Committee.
Health care providers and businesses that play in the electronic medicalhealth record space should take heed: The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act ("HITECH Act"), which is part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the "Stimulus Package"), was signed into law on February 17, 2009.