Compliance & Legal

A patient consults with a doctor via telemedicine
Nov 25 | Kat Jercich
The American Telemedicine Association said the newly released final rules move the healthcare industry closer to a value-based care…
Person wearing stethoscope handles papers and a calculator
Nov 24 | Susan Morse
Barring an appeals court decision overturning the rule, the mandate goes into effect on January 1, 2021.
CMS changed Stark Law regulations on Friday.
Nov 21 | Susan Morse
The old federal regulations burdened providers with added administrative costs and fear of financial consequences, CMS…
Kaiser building
Nov 19 | Susan Morse
The allegations were brought by a whistleblower former employee who will receive about…
Road sign with the words "Open enrollment ahead"
Nov 13 | Jeff Lagasse
The numbers are up from 2019 Week 1, but there are also more days in this year's snapshot period.
Photo portraits of the Supreme Court members in two rows
Nov 10 | Susan Morse
Congress has already decided it doesn't want the entire law to fall, says Justice Sonia Sotomayor.
Nov 10 | Susan Morse
The severability issue of the individual mandate is where "the rubber hits the road,"…
Aetna office
Nov 03 | Kat Jercich
The fines are the latest effort on OCR's part to enforce HIPAA regulations around protected health information.
Paper version of the Affordable Care Act on a desk
Nov 02 | Susan Morse
Democratic opponents say the "unlawful waiver" will expose consumers to greater financial risk by…
President Trump with flag in background
Oct 28 | Jeff Lagasse
The president's comments at a recent rally are false and contribute to the spread of…