Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

BLOG: Landmark appeals court opinion could have far-reaching implications for off-label promotion activities

December 4, 2012
Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a long-anticipated and potentially very important decision in United States v…
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Medicare will reimburse physicians for managing patient transitions from hospital, SNF to home

December 3, 2012
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on…
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

BLOG: Obama administration releases new Affordable Care Act regulations

November 30, 2012
Following close on the heels of the election, President Obama’s administration released three proposed rules to advance important market reform…
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

BLOG: Congressional budget office increases estimate for extending Medicare payments for physician services; ramps up debate over sustainable growth rate fix

November 29, 2012
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh…
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

BLOG: Inappropriate payments to skilled nursing facilities cost Medicare more than $1 billion

November 28, 2012
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh…
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

BLOG: Massachusetts to loosen physician marketing restrictions

November 27, 2012
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh…
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

US needs 52,000 new primary care physicians to meet demand by 2025

November 26, 2012
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh…
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

HHS quietly bolsters FDA’s role as a transparency regulator for clinical trial activities

November 16, 2012
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh…
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

BLOG: OIG's 2013 Work Plan Released

October 9, 2012
Physicians and other providers should be familiar with the programs and operations outlined in the 2013 Work Plan.
Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

BLOG: Region C RAC auditor to review E/M services in physician offices

October 9, 2012
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has approved the Region C Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) Connolly, Inc. to review incorrect billing…