Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela

Associate
Boston,  MA  U.S.A.
Phone617.239.0734

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Experience & Credentials
 

Practice Areas

  • Business Law
  • Healthcare
 
University Yale University, B.A.
 
Law SchoolBoston College Law School, J.D.
 
Admitted2010, District of Columbia; Massachusetts
 
Memberships 

Memberships

American Health Lawyers Association
Boston Bar Association - Health Law Section

 
Biography

Kayla is an associate in the Business Law Department, and a member of the healthcare practice group. In her practice, Kayla advises health care entities on a variety of regulatory and transactional matters, including issues relating to the Medicare and Medicaid programs; federal fraud and abuse laws; the Affordable Care Act; the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA); and compliance. Kayla also has experience counseling accountable care organizations (ACOs), and has a deep understanding of the rules affecting these providers.

Before Edwards Wildman

Prior to joining Edwards Wildman, Kayla was an associate in the healthcare practice of a large, international law firm. She advised hospitals, health systems, managed care plans, insurers, pharmaceutical manufacturers and other healthcare clients on complex state and federal regulatory issues. Kayla also counseled clients in connection with internal and government investigations relating to the anti-kickback statute, the False Claims Act, the Stark law, and other laws and regulations relating to billing and coding.

Besides Edwards Wildman

Kayla is actively involved with the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA), and serves on the organization's Advisory Council on Diversity.

Experience

Lahey Health Systems' Affiliation Agreement with Visiting Nurse Association of Middlesex-East, Inc.

A Boston-based team of Edwards Wildman lawyers represented Lahey Health in their affiliation agreement with the Visiting Nurse Association of Middlesex-East, Inc.

Edwards Wildman Team Leads Merger of Vision Insurance Companies

In July 2013, an Edwards Wildman deal team led by Andrew Hughes and Paul Mahoney of our Providence office represented clients Nautic Partners, a private equity firm with than $2.5 billion of capital under management, and Superior Vision, a Nautic Partners portfolio company based in California, in Superior Vision's execution of a merger agreement providing for the acquisition of Block Vision, a Maryland-based national provider of vision insurance coverage.

Insights
New CMS Guidelines on Telemedicine Reimbursement; OIG Releases 2015 Work Plan; OCR Issues Bulletin on Privacy in Emergency Situations Healthcare Law
November 25, 2014
OIG Issues Favorable Advisory Opinion for Medigap “Preferred Hospital” Network Arrangement; FDA Issues Draft Guidance on Stem Cell Same Surgery Exception; $840 Million in Grants Available Through New HHS Transformation Initiative Healthcare Law
November 11, 2014
OIG Proposed Rule Would Amend Anti-Kickback Statute Safe Harbors and Civil Monetary Penalty Rules; CMS Launches Open Payments Database Healthcare Law
October 17, 2014
Senate Passes Post-Acute Care Reform Bill; OIG Issues Special Advisory Bulletin on Drug Copayment Coupons Healthcare Law
September 30, 2014
Edwards Wildman Client Advisory - Reminder: Update Your Grandfathered Business Associate Agreements By September 23, 2014; Final Meaningful Use Regulations Published
September 2014
Edwards Wildman Client Advisory - Final Meaningful Use Regulations Under Review by OMB; Massachusetts Finalizes Risk-Bearing Provider Organization Regulations
August 2014
Edwards Wildman Client Advisory - Massachusetts Bans Physician Self Referral to Clinical Labs; Healthfirst Case May Help Clarify 60-Day Rule
July 2014
Edwards Wildman Client Advisory - CMS Proposes Changes to the Home Health Face-to-Face Encounter Requirement; Sunshine Act Dispute Review Process Now Open
July 2014
Edwards Wildman Client Advisory - FDA Issues Draft Guidance for Medical Device Data Systems; St. Luke's Cannot Delay Divestiture of Physician Group; CMS Soon to Release New ACO Rule
June 2014
Edwards Wildman Client Advisory - AHA Sues Over Delays In Appeals Process; OMB to Review Home Health Agency Conditions of Participation; White House Supports Current Cybersecurity Rules; OIG Proposed Rules Would Expand Civil Monetary Penalty Authority and Exclusion Authority
May 2014

News
Edwards Wildman Attorneys Author Article on Health Insurance Exchanges in Bloomberg BNA's Health Insurance Report
October 24, 2012

 
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OCR Issues Bulletin on Privacy in Emergency Situations
Hilary B. Dudley,Tamara A. Klein,Courtney Scrubbs,David S. Szabo,Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela, December 10, 2014
In light of the recent Ebola cases, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) released a new bulletin, to remind HIPAA-covered entities and business associates that the requirements of the HIPAA Privacy Rule apply even in emergency situations. The...

OIG Releases 2015 Work Plan
Hilary B. Dudley,Tamara A. Klein,Courtney Scrubbs,David S. Szabo,Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela, December 10, 2014
On October 31, 2014, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (“OIG”) released its Work Plan for Fiscal Year 2015 (“Work Plan”). The Work Plan describes the various projects OIG plans to address in the upcoming year. Some of the key new...

CMS Launches Open Payments Database
Hilary B. Dudley,Tamara A. Klein,Courtney Scrubbs,David S. Szabo,Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela, November 28, 2014
After much anticipation, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) launched the Affordable Care Act’s Open Payments database on September 30, 2014. The database, which is available at - https://openpaymentsdata.cms.gov/, is supposed to help patients become more...

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Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela

111 Huntington Avenue
BostonMA 02199-7613




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