Benjamin Daniels

Benjamin Daniels

Foley & Lardner LLP

Contact  |  View Bio  |  RSS

Latest Publications

Share:

Could a Recent CMS Deregulation Regulation Save Health Care Providers $8 Billion?

As part of President Obama’s regulatory lookback initiative, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule last week (the “Rule”) that overhauled numerous staffing regulations affecting hospitals...more

5/15/2014 - Affordable Care Act CMS Executive Orders Healthcare Healthcare Reform

FDA Announces Plan for Expedited Review of Certain Medical Devices

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published proposed guidance on April 22nd for a voluntary expedited access program for new high-risk medical devices that are intended to treat or diagnose patients with serious...more

5/6/2014 - Biotechnology FDA Medical Devices

Obama Announces Affordable Care Act Enrollment Crosses the 8 Million Mark

Late last week, President Obama announced that more than 8 million had people signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. According to the White House, 35 percent of those that obtained insurance are under...more

4/21/2014 - Affordable Care Act Healthcare Healthcare.gov Open Enrollment

Finally…FDASIA Health IT Regulation Report Released

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with HHS’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC, together with FDA and ONC, the...more

4/16/2014 - Data Protection FCC FDA FDASIA Health Information Technologies Healthcare HHS Medical Devices ONC

The Supply Side of Health Care IT: Notes from the Experts

As discussed in prior blog posts, on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, Foley & Lardner LLP hosted the ninth annual FOLEYTech Summit in Boston. One of the morning breakout sessions at FOLEYTech featured a panel discussion of leading...more

2/7/2014 - Healthcare Investors Technology

OIG Releases Report on Questionable Billing for Sleep Studies; CMS to Take Action

The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released a report earlier this month on Medicare spending on polysomnography (sleep studies to diagnose and guide treatment for conditions such as sleep apnea), which indicated that...more

10/24/2013 - CMS Healthcare Fraud Medical Research Medicare OIG

FDA Submits Final Guidance on Mobile Medical Apps

Last week, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (the “FDA”) issued long-awaited final guidance for the mobile medical applications (“Apps”) industry and FDA staff (the “Guidance”). The Guidance notes that it contains...more

10/4/2013 - FDA FDCA Medical Devices Mobile Apps

7 Results
|
View per page
Page: of 1