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HTMLOIG Issues Favorable Advisory Opinion for Medigap “Preferred Hospital” Network Arrangement
Hilary B. Dudley, Tamara A. Klein, Courtney Scrubbs, David S. Szabo, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 20, 2014, previously published on November 11, 2014
On Monday, October 21, 2014, the Office of the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“OIG”) issued a favorable advisory opinion regarding the use of a “preferred hospital” network as part of the Medicare Supplemental Health Insurance...

 

HTMLNew California Requirements Shake Up Breach Notification and Data Safeguards
Karen L. Booth, Karen L. Booth, Ellen Marie Giblin, Ellen Marie Giblin, Laurie A. Kamaiko, Laurie A. Kamaiko, Mark E. Schreiber, Mark E. Schreiber, Thomas J. Smedinghoff, Thomas J. Smedinghoff; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 28, 2014, previously published on October 2014
Recent amendments to California statutes governing breach notification and data safeguards impose new obligations by: (1) enhancing breach notification requirements relating to offerings of “identity theft prevention and mitigation services”; (2) expanding the statutory requirement to...

 

HTMLOctober 2014 Update on Federal Budget Sequestration Affecting Build America Bonds and Other Direct Pay Bonds
Joe E. Forrester, Christie Lombard Martin, Antonio D. Martini; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 23, 2014, previously published on October 2014
As described in previous client advisories, direct pay bond subsidy payments are subject to sequestration through fiscal year 2024 unless Congress takes action to modify or eliminate the sequester. In a release issued on October 16, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service confirmed that the...

 

HTMLFDA: Industry Must Address Cybersecurity Risks for Medical Devices.
Theodore P. Augustinos, Sharon A. Blinkoff, Ellen Marie Giblin, Mark E. Schreiber, David S. Szabo; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 16, 2014, previously published on October 2014
On October 1, 2014 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration finalized guidance on recommendations to manufacturers for managing cybersecurity risks to better protect patient health and information. The purpose of the guidance is to encourage manufacturers to consider possible cybersecurity risks while...

 

HTMLFinal Meaningful Use Regulations Published
Courtney Scrubbs, David S. Szabo, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
September 19, 2014, previously published on September 2014
On September 4, 2014, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) published in the Federal Register a final rule on meaningful use. Significantly, the...

 

HTMLMassachusetts Finalizes Risk-Bearing Provider Organization Regulations
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 25, 2014, previously published on August 2014
On August 15, 2014, the Massachusetts Division of Insurance (the “Division”) released the final regulations implementing Chapter 176T of the Massachusetts General Laws (“Chapter 176T”).

 

HTMLFinal Meaningful Use Regulations under Review by OMB
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 25, 2014, previously published on August 2014
On August 8, 2014, the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) received the final rule addressing the meaningful use stage timeline, the definition of certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT), and the requirements for the reporting of clinical quality measures for 2014. The...

 

HTMLSEC Modifies Municipalities Continuing Disclosure Cooperation Initiative and Delays Deadline for Issuers and Obligors
Mark-David Adams, Walter J. St. Onge; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 4, 2014, previously published on August 1, 2014
On July 31, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) announced modifications to its Enforcement Division’s Municipalities Continuing Disclosure Cooperation Initiative (“MCDC Initiative”). The SEC expects that its changes will provide greater opportunity...

 

HTMLMassachusetts Bans Physician Self Referral to Clinical Labs; Healthfirst Case May Help Clarify 60-Day Rule
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 31, 2014, previously published on July 2014
Massachusetts physicians can no longer refer Medicaid and private pay patients to clinical laboratories in which they or a family member have a direct or indirect ownership interest. The provision was included in the commonwealth’s 2015 budget bill. Governor Deval Patrick signed the budget on...

 

HTMLCMS Proposes Changes to the Home Health Face-to-Face Encounter Requirement
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 21, 2014, previously published on July 2014
On July 7, 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) published a proposed rule updating the Home Health Prospective Payment System (“HH PPS”) rates, including the national, standardized 60-day episode payment rates, the national per-visit rates, and the...

 


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