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HTMLHospital Mergers Continued to Climb in 2014
Zachary W. Behler, Michael R. Blum, Lauren B. Dunn, Samuel J. Frederick, Gilbert M. Frimet; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 20, 2015, previously published on February 18, 2015
Since the approval of the Affordable Care Act in 2010, hospital consolidation has been on the rise and according to a report detailed in a recent Chicago Tribune article, 2014 followed suit with a “flurry of mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures.” The article features findings from a...

 

HTMLMedicaid Planning Alert
Norman ("Gene") E. Richards; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 20, 2015, previously published on March 16, 2015
Medicaid planning is undergoing dramatic changes in Michigan. Rules and standards relied on by Medicaid planners for many years are being interpreted in new ways. These new interpretations make it more challenging for applicants to qualify for benefits. One interpretation in particular is...

 

HTMLDoc Fix Debate Returns
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on March 6, 2015
Like clockwork the doc fix debate is back and it's a painful yearly ritual in DC. The doc fix, which refers to how to deal with Medicare's sustainable growth formula, causes heartburn for legislators and physicians alike, and every year hope springs eternal that a permanent fix will be found. This...

 

HTMLObesity Linked to Increased Risk of Dementia
Stephen J. Burg; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on January 23, 2015
There may be a link between the age a person is diagnosed with obesity and their risk of dementia, according to researchers from the University of Oxford.

 

HTMLLimiting Off-Duty Access To The Hotel
L. Brent Garrett; Fisher & Phillips LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on March 2, 2015
Many hospitality employers are surprised to learn that employees have a right under federal labor law to access the exterior, nonworking areas of the hotel property in their off-duty hours for union or other protected concerted activities. Hospitality employers are also surprised to learn that...

 

HTMLEmployers Beware: Significant Penalties May Be Assessed for Reimbursement of Individual Health Insurance Policy Premiums
Mindi M. Johnson; Foster, Swift, Collins & Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on December 18, 2014
Employers, including municipal employers, have historically struggled to develop a health insurance benefit program for their employees that provides quality benefits and is cost-effective. After the Health Insurance Marketplace opened for business, many employers recommended that their employees...

 

HTMLPrediabetes Linked To Higher Risk of Cancer
Stephen J. Burg; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on January 23, 2015
Chinese researchers conducted a large-scale analysis of studies involving people with prediabetes and their risk for cancer. The researchers found, through reviewing 16 studies, which included 891,426 patients around the world, that prediabetes increased the likelihood of a cancer diagnosis by 15...

 

HTMLNumber of Possible Ebola Cases in US Increases
Stephen J. Burg; Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on January 23, 2015
As of Aug. 20, hospitals in 27 states handled at least 68 possible cases of Ebola, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told ABC News. Of the patients with possible Ebola infections, 58 cases have been ruled false alarms and 10 patients' blood samples were sent to the CDC for...

 

HTMLCity That Cancelled Health Insurance After Firefighter Exhausted FMLA Did Not Violate COBRA
John H. Geaney; Capehart & Scatchard, P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on March 12, 2015
Very few cases have focused on the relationship between COBRA and FMLA. The case of Neal v. City of Danville, Virginia, 2014 U.S. Dist LEXIS 17126, W. D. Va. (December 11, 2014) provides employers with important insight on this issue.

 

HTMLHHS Moves to Limit In-Office Ancillary Services Exception
Matthew C. Jones; Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2015, previously published on February 11, 2015
The Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) is once again targeting the In-Office Ancillary Services Exception (“IOASE”) to the federal Stark Law, in an attempt to produce cost savings in the U.S. healthcare system. The IOASE provides a limited exception to the Stark...

 


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