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SAMHSA Final Rule on Confidentiality of Substance Use Disorder Patient Records

Posted by: Stephanie T. Eckerle and Maggie C. Little on February 16, 2017

Court Decision Clears Way for Broader Use of Postnuptial Agreements

On January 18, 2017, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (“SAMHSA”) published a Final Rule that updates the confidentiality requirements and provisions to improve the exchange of information of patients seeking treatment for a substance abuse disorder of 42 C.F.R. Part...


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Preparing Your Facility for the MOON

Posted by: Thomas N. Hutchinson and Andrew C. Walker on February 16, 2017

Court Decision Clears Way for Broader Use of Postnuptial Agreements

On January 27, 2017, CMS issued final guidance regarding implementation of its Medicare Outpatient Observation Notice (MOON) program. The MOON informs all Medicare beneficiaries (both traditional fee-for-service and Medicare Advantage) when they are an outpatient receiving observation services,...


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CMS "Mid-Build" Exception Deadline and Provider-Based Growth Strategies

Posted by: Thomas N. Hutchinson and Andrew C. Walker on February 7, 2017

Court Decision Clears Way for Broader Use of Postnuptial Agreements

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (“Section 603”) made waste of many hospitals’ plans for off-campus provider-based practice locations. Notwithstanding, a final reprieve for certain provider-based facilities is the 21st Century Cures Act’s “mid-build” exception, which creates an exception to...


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CoreMMIS Implementation Date

Posted by: Laura A. Brown on February 7, 2017

Court Decision Clears Way for Broader Use of Postnuptial Agreements

On January 30, 2017, Indiana’s Family and Social Services Administration (“FSSA”) published Bulletin BT201710 announcing that the Indiana Health Coverage Programs (“IHCP”) have set Monday, February 13, 2017, as the new implementation date for replacing the current information system, IndianaAIM,...


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Implantable Cardiac Devices Raise Cyber-Security Concerns

Posted by: Stephanie T. Eckerle and Stacy Walton Long on January 31, 2017

Court Decision Clears Way for Broader Use of Postnuptial Agreements

The FDA continues to monitor and assess potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities associated with radio frequency (“RF”) enabled implantable devices.  The FDA recently reviewed St. Jude Medical’s Merlin@home Transmitter and software patch – an implantable cardiac device – to determine any...


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New OCR and ONC Fact Sheet Discusses When PHI May be Disclosed for Health Oversight Activities

Posted by: Stephanie T. Eckerle on January 31, 2017

Court Decision Clears Way for Broader Use of Postnuptial Agreements

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights and The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology recently published a new fact sheet entitled “Permitted Uses and Disclosures: Exchange for Health Oversight Activities.”  This fact sheet provides...


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Long Overdue Federal Rules for Home Health Agencies Published

Posted by: Meghan M. Linvill McNab on January 24, 2017

Court Decision Clears Way for Broader Use of Postnuptial Agreements

On January 13, 2017 CMS published a comprehensive final rule revising the conditions of participation (“COPs”) that home health agencies (“HHAs”) must abide by in order to participate in Medicare and Medicaid programs.   Through the changes to these rules, CMS seeks to achieve broad-based,...


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