Next Accreditation System – Interview with Andy Roth, Member, Mintz Levin
Earlier today, the Department of Education published a notice in the Federal Register (78 FR 68832) announcing revisions to the agenda for the December 12-13, 2013 meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Institutional...more
Attorney Andy Roth, Member of Mintz Levin's Health Law Practice, explains the changes to the ACGME’s accreditation methodology with the adoption of the Next Accreditation System (NAS). ...more
Not long after the passage of the laws permitting physicians to operate accredited office based surgery practices (“OBSPs”), the Department of Health (the “Department”) Website included a list of “Frequently Asked Questions”...more
The consolidation trend in hospital and health systems continues. To address perceived inefficiencies and quality of care issues, hospitals are attempting to form larger enterprises to create scale, expand geographically,...more
We’ve been talking about crowdfunding for a while now, and we’ve started discussing alternatives to the crowdfunding exemption in Title III of the JOBS Act because that exemption is technically not final yet. Last time we...more
On July 31, 2013, Governor Cuomo signed into law New York Assembly Bill 7807A, which adopts key changes to the regulation of insurance holding company systems in New York under Article 15 of the New York Insurance Law and the...more
On July 26, 2013, CMS approved the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality (CIHQ) as a national hospital accrediting organization. Effective July 26, 2013 through July 26, 2017, hospitals seeking participation in the...more
This bill allows those with a degree from an accredited architectural program to ?become registered as an interior designer.?
What are the important changes in the bill??
The passage of this bill allows those who...more
Graduate medical education programs and residents should be getting used to change by now. Last year, the ACGME introduced the Next Accreditation System, and then eight months later, it announced it was developing a unified...more
The New York Department of Financial Services has adopted amendments to its insurance holding company regulation, which are intended to (i) harmonize the regulation to the NAIC’s Model Insurance Holding Company System...more
Originally published in University Business Magazine on March 7, 2013.
Every teaching hospital and academic medical center knows that the process of becoming accredited and re-accredited by the Accreditation Council...more
In This Issue:
- Child Care Crisis
- Tools to Choose
- Exclusive Interview
- Excerpt from Five-Step Guide to Quality Providers - Safety, Cost Challenges to Child Care:
Finding affordable and safe daycare...more