Compliance & Legal

Nov 27, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Local report says lawsuit alleges the hospitals made false claims in order to snag federal grant money for…
Nov 27, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Hospitals and other providers spend nearly $39 billion a year solely on the administrative activities associated with…
healthcare data breach
Nov 27, 2017 | Jessica Davis
Cottage Health breached the data of over 50,000 patients in 2013 and 2015 after leaving a server unencrypted.
Nov 22, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Expert says failure to address and punish the behavior, regardless of the…
outcome health lawsuit
Nov 20, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
American Medical Association, the American Epilepsy Society and CancerCare have all officially…
Nov 20, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Resolution 232, adopted this week by the AMA House of Delegates, argues for the legal designation of healthcare…
Nov 20, 2017 | Susan Morse
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Hartford Healthcare enter new three-year agreement retroactive to October 1.
Some hospitals to get more money under two-midnight partial settlement
Nov 17, 2017 | Susan Morse
Hospitals challenged CMS after the agency gave a 0.2 percent downward adjustment to inpatient payment under…
Nov 14, 2017 | Susan Morse
Pharmaceutical sales rep recruited patients to obtain expensive and medically unnecessary compounded medications.
Hospital sues Leapfrog over safety grade
Nov 14, 2017 | Jessica Davis
Saint Anthony Hospital alleges Leapfrog used inaccurate information about CPOE data when it lowered the hospital's…