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|Lawyer in Vietnam Oliver Massmann Pharmaceutical Market|
Oliver Massmann; Duane Morris Vietnam LLC;
March 30, 2015, previously published on January 26, 2015Vietnam’s healthcare system is currently in general on the move due to the economic growth and the rapid development.
|Protecting Your Hospital's Tax-Exempt Status: Compliance with the Affordable Care Act and Final IRS Section 501(r) Regulations|
Gerald M. Griffith, Catherine E. Livingston; Jones Day;
March 30, 2015, previously published on March 2015The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the "Affordable Care Act") imposes four new requirements that Section 501(c)(3) "hospital organizations" operating "hospital facilities" must meet to keep their tax-exempt status.
|Important Medicare Deadlines on March 20|
Rick L. Hindmand; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
March 30, 2015, previously published on March 12, 2015Physicians face March 20, 2015, submission deadlines in order to qualify for Medicare meaningful use and Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) incentive payments for the 2014 reporting year, and avoid payment reductions under both programs in 2016.
|FTC Tastes Sweet Victory in POM Wonderful Deceptive Advertising Appeal|
Timothy J. Slattery; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
March 30, 2015, previously published on February 17, 2015The District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals handed the Federal Trade Commission a critical win on January 30, 2015 by affirming the Commission’s January 2013 decision holding POM Wonderful LLC in violation of the FTC Act for its deceptive advertisements alleging pomegranate juice and...
|Obstetrician was Apparent Agent of Hospital When Patient Arrived with Fetal Demise.|
Gregory S. Emrick; Semmes, Bowen & Semmes A Professional Corporation;
March 27, 2015, previously published on January 2015On November 4, 2010, Cierra Randolph presented to the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department at Maryland General Hospital at 37 weeks for the onset of labor. During the preliminary exam, the labor and delivery nurse did not find a fetal heartbeat, and immediately contacted the attending obstetrician,...
|New Dietary Guidelines Advisory Report: Eggs and Coffee Are Back, but Sugar is Out|
Edgar J. Asebey, Jonathan Berman, Mark Mansour, Stephanie L. Resnik, Emily K. Strunk; Jones Day;
March 27, 2015, previously published on March 2015On February 19, 2015, a group of 14 outside experts who formed the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (“Committee”) released the Scientific Report of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (“Advisory Report”) to the Secretaries of the U.S. Department of Health and...
|Antitrust Alert: Supreme Court Requires State Supervision of Professional Boards to Secure Antitrust Immunity|
Kenneth W. Field, Michael H. Knight, Hashim M. Mooppan, Bevin M.B. Newman, Toby G. Singer; Jones Day;
March 27, 2015, previously published on March 2015In an important decision, the U.S. Supreme Court has held that, where a state professional regulatory board is controlled by active market participants in the profession the board regulates, the board cannot claim "state action" antitrust immunity unless it is actively supervised by other...
|HHS Announces New Payment Initiative Designed to Encourage Better Oncology Care|
James R. Dutro, Scott A. Edelstein, David W. Grauer, Gerald M. Griffith, Lisa Ge Shang Han; Jones Day;
March 27, 2015, previously published on February 2015On February 12, 2015, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS") announced the Oncology Care Model ("OCM"), a new initiative sponsored by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") Innovation Center (the "Innovation Center") aimed...
|Maryland’s Intermediate Appellate Court Adopts Section 3.07 of Restatement (Third) of Agency, and Finds Corroboration Unnecessary to Support Admissibility of Habit Evidence|
Wayne C. Heavener; Semmes, Bowen & Semmes A Professional Corporation;
March 27, 2015, previously published on February 2015In Rosebrook v. Eastern Shore Emergency Physicians LLC, Maryland’s intermediate appellate court addressed issues of agency law and evidence. Specifically, the Court held that an attorney had the authority to act on behalf of a deceased client to pursue an appeal when that attorney has noted...
|Health Care Competition Follow-up Exam: Highlights from the Second FTC/DOJ “Examining Health Care Competition” Workshop|
Farrah Short; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
March 27, 2015, previously published on March 2, 2015Last week, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) co-hosted the second installment of their public workshop series, “Examining Health Care Competition.” Complementing last year’s focus on trends and innovation in the health care industry, this...