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News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of February 22, 2015

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), EHR, Fraud and Abuse, HIPAA, News from the Health Law Gurus
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. Meaningful Use Attestation Deadline Extended to March 20, 2015 – According to a news alert from the Centers for… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of February 1, 2015

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), HIPAA, Legislation, News from the Health Law Gurus
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. Millions Affected by Hackers’ Attack on Health Insurer Anthem, Inc. – “Anthem was the target of a very sophisticated… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of December 14, 2014

Posted in HIPAA, Marketplace/Exchanges, News from the Health Law Gurus, Technology
Patient Medical Records Stolen from New Jersey Storage Facility – Tribeca Medical Center is notifying patients that their protected health information may be compromised. According to a privacy notice posted on Tribeca Medical Center’s website, patient records were stolen from a locked storage facility in Jersey City, New Jersey on October 21, 2014. Unidentified individuals… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of November 9, 2014

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), HIPAA, News from the Health Law Gurus
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. HIPAA in the Time of Ebola – Ebola has recently been the source of much concern, and health care… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of August 31, 2014

Posted in Fraud and Abuse, News from the Health Law Gurus, Privacy, Technology, Trends
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. HealthCare.gov Has Been Hacked, but Your Personal Information Is Safe – HealthCare.gov was hacked in July of this year.… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of August 24, 2014

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), Anti-Kickback Statute, Medicare, News from the Health Law Gurus, OIG Advisory Opinion, Trends
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. CMS Bolsters Roster Before Next Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Period – The Department of Health and Human Services… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of August 17, 2014

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), Compliance Issues, False Claims Act, Fraud and Abuse, Health Insurance, HIPAA, News from the Health Law Gurus, Stark Law
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. Chinese Hackers Infiltrate Health System Network Affecting 4.5 Million Individuals – Community Health Systems, Inc. (“CHS”) reported this week… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of August 3, 2014

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), Compliance Issues, Fraud and Abuse, News from the Health Law Gurus, Technology, Trends
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. ICD-10 Compliance Deadline Is Now October 1, 2015 – Health care providers, health plans, and health care clearinghouses (“Health… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of July 20th, 2014

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), False Claims Act, Fraud and Abuse, News from the Health Law Gurus, Privacy
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. Circuit Split on ACA Subsidies—On Tuesday, the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (“D.C. Circuit”) and the Court… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of July 13th, 2014

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), False Claims Act, Fraud and Abuse, Legislation, News from the Health Law Gurus
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. $1 Million Settlement Reached in $73 Million Overbilling FCA Suit—Florida-based Halifax Health (“Halifax”) has settled a False Claims Act… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of June 22nd, 2014

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), Compliance Issues, Health Insurance, HIPAA, News from the Health Law Gurus, Privacy, Regulations
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. Pa. Supreme Court Weighs in on Medical Record Charges—In Wayne M. Chiurazzi Law v. MRO, Chief Justice Ronald D.… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of June 8th, 2014

Posted in Anti-Kickback Statute, Compliance Issues, False Claims Act, News from the Health Law Gurus, Technology
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every Friday for the latest health law news stories. Burwell Confirmed as HHS Secretary—Last week, the Senate approved of the Obama Administration’s nominee for Secretary of Department of… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of May 18th, 2014

Posted in Fraud and Abuse, News from the Health Law Gurus, Regulations
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every Friday for the latest health law news stories. Former Chief Exec of HMO Company Sentenced to Three Years—The Department of Justice (“DOJ”) announced on Monday that Todd… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of May 11th, 2014

Posted in Fraud and Abuse, Medicaid, Medicare, News from the Health Law Gurus
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every Friday for the latest health law news stories. OIG to Expand Its Exclusion Authority under Proposed Rule—In a proposed rule published in the Federal Register last week,… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of April 27th, 2014

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), False Claims Act, Fraud and Abuse, News from the Health Law Gurus, Technology, Trends
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every Friday for the latest health law news stories. FSMB Provides Guidance for State Medical Boards on Use of Telemedicine Technology—The Federation of State Medical Boards (“FSMB”) released… Continue Reading

News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of April 20th, 2014

Posted in Compliance Issues, FDA, HIPAA, Medicare, News from the Health Law Gurus, Privacy, Regulations
News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every Friday for the latest health law news stories. Passwords Affected from Heartbleed – HealthCare.gov, the website for the federally-facilitated health insurance exchanges under the Affordable Care Act,… Continue Reading