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Adobe PDFCMS Removes Continuing Medical Education Exemption from Physician Payment Sunshine Act Rules
Robert M. Portman, Steve Postal; Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville, PC;
Legal Alert/Article
February 6, 2015, previously published on November 10, 2014
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently issued a final rule (the Rule) removing the Physician Payments Sunshine Act (“Act”) exemption for payments to speakers at certain accredited continuing medical education (CME) events funded by companies covered by the Act....

 

Adobe PDFProposed Changes to Medicare Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) for Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2015
Powers Pyles Sutter Verville PC;
Legal Alert/Article
June 11, 2014, previously published on May 16, 2014
The following outlines the changes to the acute-care hospital IPPS proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for FFY 2015. The proposed rule was published in the Federal Register on May 15. Comments are due June 30. The tables and data files for the proposed FFY 2015 IPPS...

 

Adobe PDFSignificant Disclosure of Medicare Physician Payment Data; Separating Fact from Fiction
Powers Pyles Sutter Verville PC;
Legal Alert/Article
April 25, 2014, previously published on April 11, 2014
A remarkable amount of data on Medicare physician billing was released for the first time to the public on Wednesday, April 9. The information, contained in over nine million records, reveals what the government insurance program paid physicians in 2012. Released to foster transparency in the...