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Overreaching or Underreaching? Comments on the CMS Proposed Rule on Arbitration Agreement in Long Term Care Facilities

During the 90-day public comment period on the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed rule entitled “Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities” which closed October 14, 2015, CMS received nearly...more

HRSA Abandons Plans for “Mega-Rule” for 340B Drug Pricing Program

Based on a notice posted on its Office of Pharmacy Affairs (OPA) website, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) intends to issue in 2015 proposed guidance addressing key policy issues raised by the various...more

OMHA Announces Two New Programs to Process Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) Hearings More Efficiently

Earlier this year, the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA) announced that for most hearing requests received after April 1, 2013, it will be deferring assignment of ALJs. OMHA’s announcement is available on its...more

Arbitrator may order change to hours, location of doctor who sexually-harassed hospital nurse

Where a doctor has sexually harassed a nurse, a labour arbitrator has authority to decide how close the doctor should be able to work with the nurse, and under what conditions, an Ontario arbitrator has decided....more

That Persnickety and Persistent NLRB

As has been reported in previous editions of the Health Law Update, National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)-watching now is a required activity for all employers—union and nonunion alike. On February 25, 2014, NLRB General...more

Healthcare Update, No. 4, November 2012: NLRB Continues To Set Sights On Healthcare Employers

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has continued its aggressive attack on employers in the healthcare industry and nonunion employers generally. With a membership majority that is widely recognized as being pro-union,...more

Health Law Alert: Health Care Reform: Independent Informal Dispute Resolution Coming to a State Survey Agency Near You

Nursing homes now have the option to resolve survey deficiencies through independent informal dispute resolution (IDR) when they receive civil monetary penalties. The Independent IDR processes have been developed by state...more

Shorts on Long Term Care March 2012

In This Issue: Nicaragua: Mission Impossible, Mission Accomplished - Our goal: Initiate the first-ever activities program for abandoned elders in Nicaragua.... Baby Doll: Miracle from Eden - She had the darkest,...more

GMA Condo Alert! (2011 Condo Conference edition)

Each of the 1,000+ attendees at the spectacular ACMO/CCI-T Condominium Conference earlier this month received a complimentary copy of the Conference Edition of our Condo Alert! newsletter in their delegate bag. In case you...more

Sharon Shoesmith - “The Scapegoat”

Philip Henson, Partner, and employment law expert in the City of London law firm Bargate Murray ( Sharon Shoesmith’s recent victory in the Court of Appeal (UK) and opines that a negotiated...more

Regulatory Oversight In Health Care

Law 360, New York (March 10, 2009) — Given the results of New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo’s investigation into the health insurance industry and the near simultaneous settlement of a class action, the insurance...more

Bullet"iln" Volume 7 Issue 1 - March 17, 2008

In this Issue: *2007 Regional Meeting of the Americas, Scottsdale Arizona hosted by Ryley Carlock & Applewhite *ILN featured in a February 2008 supplement of Corporate UK Magazine *Benefits and Risks of Fractional...more

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