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HTMLSupreme Court Decides Validity of Implied False Certification Theory in Universal Health Services v. Escobar
J. Andrew (Andy) Jackson, Laura F. Laemmle-Weidenfeld, Brian J. Murray, Kenton James Skarin, Stephen G. (Steve) Sozio; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
June 26, 2016, previously published on June 2016
On June 16, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Universal Health Services v. United States ex rel. Escobar, a widely anticipated decision with implications for health care provider and government contractor liability under the False Claims Act ("FCA"). The case addressed whether the...

 

HTMLImportant Amendments to the Personal Health Information Protection Act, 2004 Now in Force
Roberto Ghignone; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 23, 2016, previously published on June 10, 2016
At the start of June 2016, a number of significant amendments to the Personal Health Information Act, 2004 ("PHIPA") were proclaimed in force. The most significant changes relate to the duties and responsibilities of health information custodians with respect to notification in the event...

 

HTMLCyberattacks--Health Care is Vulnerable
John F. Queenan; Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 21, 2016, previously published on May 17, 2016
Health care is a prime target for cybersecurity incidents.

 

HTMLMSHA Issues New Workplace Exam Proposed Rule
William K. Doran, Gwendolyn K. Nightengale; Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 20, 2016, previously published on June 7, 2016
The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) announced today that it was issuing a notice of proposed rulemaking that will amend the Workplace Examination regulation at 30 C.F.R. § 56.18002 (Surface) and § 57.18002 (Underground). The amended regulation, “Examinations of Working...

 

HTMLResearch Opens a Door for Disability Policy
Bethany Hills, Rodney Whitlock; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2016, previously published on June 2, 2016
One of the challenges of policy making is that bills must go before the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). CBO has one of the toughest jobs in Washington. Their job is to dispassionately look at policy and evaluate the cost of the bill to the federal treasury. Sometimes that means splashing cold...

 

HTMLPhase 2 HIPAA Audits Coming to You: Check Your Spam Filter!
Dianne J. Bourque, Jordan T. Cohen, Cynthia J. Larose, Kate F. Stewart; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2016, previously published on March 23, 2016
The HHS Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) officially launched the long-awaited (and dreaded) Phase 2 of the HIPAA Audits Program on March 21st. Covered Entities and Business Associates need to be prepared for these audits and be on the lookout for emails (check your spam filter!) from OCR...

 

HTMLCMS Releases Proposed Rule for MACRA Implementation - Overview and Merit-Based Incentive Payment Systems (MIPS)
Jordan T. Cohen, Thomas S. Crane; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2016, previously published on May 3, 2016
On April 27, 2016, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rule that would put in place key parts of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). MACRA impacts a number of laws and government initiatives that have been implemented over the past...

 

HTMLCloning' and 'Overpopulation' of Documentation by Physicians in Electronic Medical Records May Lead to Allegations of Fraud
Clay J. Countryman; Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2016, previously published on June 2016
Physicians looking for short cuts in completing medical record documentation should be careful to avoid using ‘cloning’ or ‘over population’ of data that may be considered to be fraud. In a January 2014 report, the OIG described cloning and over documentation as two examples...

 

HTMLFTC Wins Stay of Pennsylvania Hospital Merger Pending Appeal in Third Circuit
Dionne C. Lomax, Farrah Short; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2016, previously published on May 26, 2016
The Third Circuit granted on Tuesday the Federal Trade Commission’s (“FTC”) request for an injunction pending appeal of the proposed merger between Penn State Hershey Medical Center and Pinnacle Health System. The injunction comes just before the temporary restraining order...

 

HTMLStudy Finds Widespread HIPAA Violations Occurring on Yelp
Jordan T. Cohen; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2016, previously published on June 2, 2016
It is no secret that the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is a trap for the unwary. A recent study by the non-profit ProPublica has uncovered that the online review site Yelp (as well as other rating sites) are making it easier for covered entities to be ensnared. With...

 


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