Cpl. Dillon C. Baldridge, a native of Youngsville, NC, was one of three soldiers killed in Afghanistan on June 10th, 2017. We are eternally
As reported in the September 2016 and February 2017 issues of Health Law Vitals, Texas and other states are responding to the growing utilization of
On December 7, 2016, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department...
While there are a number of executive policies that will be affected by the presidential election, there are several reasons to expect modest change
Earlier this month, the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued its decision in Central United Life Insurance Co., v. Burwell, striking down a
Governor Charlie Baker signed a budget for FY17 on Friday, July 8, after vetoing $256 million in spending included in the plan approved by the
That is the expectation of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, which released three new rules in response to the Obama administration's directive to cut through healthcare's red tape.
On September 14, 2011 the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a Proposed Rule that will require nearly every laboratory to provide patients with their completed test results upon the request of the patient.
Recently, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Labor and the Treasury Department (the “Agencies”) issued amendments to the interim final regulations implementing, among other things, the requirements regarding internal claims and appeals processes for group health plans and issuers under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (the “Interim Final Regulations”).
On Sept. 12, 2011, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a proposed rule that would provide patients with direct access to their clinical laboratory results.