Home > Legal Library > Advanced Search > Search Results









Join Matindale-Hubbell Connected



Search Results (23)

  
 

View Page: 1  2  3  Next  
Show: results per page
Sort by:
Sponsored Results

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...

 

HTMLFDA Issues Draft Guidance for Medical Device Data Systems
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 1, 2014, previously published on June 2014
On June 20, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued draft guidance to inform manufacturers, distributors, and other entities that FDA does not intend to enforce compliance with the agency’s 2011 regulations governing medical device data systems (MDDS) subject to 21 CFR...

 

HTMLWhite House Supports Current Cybersecurity Rules
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 2014
The Obama Administration recently announced that it allow HHS to continue its efforts to mitigate cyberrisk. Last year, President Obama issued Executive Order (EO) 13636, “Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity,” which required HHS and other Executive Branch agencies to assess...

 

HTMLAHA Sues over Delays in Appeals Process
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 2014
On May 22, 2014, the American Hospital Association (AHA) and three member hospitals filed a lawsuit against Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, in her capacity as the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to compel HHS...

 

HTMLOIG Proposed Rules Would Expand Civil Monetary Penalty Authority and Exclusion Authority
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 2014
On May 12, 2014, the HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) published a proposed rule implementing the new civil monetary penalty (CMP) authorities provided under the Affordable Care Act.

 

HTMLCMS Issues Proposed Rules for Hospice and IPPS
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 8, 2014, previously published on May 2014
On May 2, 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) issued a proposed rule to update the Medicare hospice payment rates and the Medicare wage index for fiscal year (“FY”) 2015. CMS estimates that under this proposed rule hospice providers would see an...

 

HTMLCMS Rejects Louisiana’s Plan to Privatize State-Owned Hospitals
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 8, 2014, previously published on May 2014
On May 2, 2014, CMS rejected Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s plan to privatize six state-owned hospitals in New Orleans, Lafayette, Houma, Lake Charles, Shreveport and Monroe.

 

HTMLCMS to Roll Out Fingerprint Checks for Home Health
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 8, 2014, previously published on May 2014
CMS recently announced that it will begin fingerprint-based background checks for any individual with a five percent or greater ownership interest in a provider or supplier that falls under the “high” risk category. The high level risk category includes newly enrolling home health...

 

HTMLConnecticut AG Reports on the Effects of Health Care Provider Consolidation
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 28, 2014, previously published on April 2014
On April 16, 2014, the Attorney General of Connecticut released a report on the potential impacts of horizontal mergers (hospital to hospital) and vertical provider acquisitions (hospital acquisition of physician practices) on pricing, quality, and access to health care within Connecticut. The...

 

HTMLAmerican Hospital Association Calls for Revamp of the ACO Programs
Leslie J. Levinson, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 28, 2014, previously published on April 2014
On April 17, 2014, the American Hospital Association (“AHA”) published a letter to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) criticizing the current Pioneer Accountable Care Organization (“ACO”) Model and Medicare Shared Savings Program...

 


View Page: 1  2  3  Next