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By Guest Blogger
In Fraud & Abuse
Mar 15th, 2012
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[Ed note: This article was authored by John Barry ’13, a second year law student pursuing a Health Care Concentration at Seton Hall Law.  A native of New York, he graduated in 2005 from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree is psychology.]...
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In Compliance
May 24th, 2010
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By Laura Sunyak In February of 2009, President Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), and with it enacted the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH Act).  The HITECH Act con...
By Guest Blogger
In Uncategorized
May 19th, 2010
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By Christine Davis For medically uninsurable people, or people with pre-existing conditions who cannot find coverage, coverage may soon materialize.   Even before President Obama signed the PPACA, CMS had provided “Qualified High Risk Pool” grants to q...
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In Electronic Medical Records
May 14th, 2010
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By: Constantina Koulosousas The Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Rule was amended, effective November 23, 2009, by the Department of Health and Human Services to adjust the maximum civil money penalty amount for violations of the confidentiality ...
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In Drugs & Devices
May 13th, 2010
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By Rachel Jones The final rule implementing surety bond requirements for DMEPOS became effective March 3, 2009.  The regulation implemented the surety bond requirements for DMEPOS set forth in section 4312(a) and (c) of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 ...