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Health Law Reporter

BNA’s Health Law Reporter™ provides weekly news, cases, and commentary spanning the broad spectrum of legal practice areas that have an impact on hospitals and health care providers. This includes labor and employment law, antitrust, taxation, medical staff, peer review, fraud, and more.

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EXPERT NEWS & COMMENTARY

A comprehensive news source reporting on the latest legal developments that influence the health care industry, including new cases, federal and state legislation, rules from federal regulators, and enforcement trends.

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 operations of hospitals and other health care facilities. Protect your clients and reduce or eliminate liability with up-to-date information concerning state and federal regulatory proposals and amendments on the horizon, and how it will affect them — and your practice.

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TOPICS COVERED

  • Abortion
  • AIDS
  • Antitrust
  • Bankruptcy and finance
  • Bioethics
  • Drugs and devices
  • ERISA
  • Fraud and abuse
  • Health care policy
  • Health plan regulation
  • Insurance
  • Joint ventures
  • Managed care
  • Medical staff
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Mental health
  • Occupational health and safety
  • Patient management
  • Professional liability
  • Provider rights
  • Reimbursement state programs
  • Reproductive rights
  • Taxation
Key Laws and Regulations
  • Affordable Care Act
  • EMTALA
  • Federal and state regulations governing health insurers, health maintenance organizations (HMOs), group health plans
  • Federal antitrust laws as applied to health care organizations
  • HIPAA
  • Medicare and Medicaid statutes and regulations
  • Tax laws and IRS regulations affecting health care providers, especially tax-exempt entities
  • Fraud and abuse statues and regulations

SPECIFICATIONS

Formats and Frequency

Print and Web notification formats are issued and available weekly. Print current reports are  indexed every six months, culminating annually. Web current reports are archived to 02.01.1996.

Email summaries, providing the highlights and table of contents for each report, with URLs to full text articles and documents, are also available.


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Ruling Requiring Physician Group Divestiture Provides Guidance for Future, Attorneys Say
February 19
In it Together: Emerging Joint Venture Structures for Hospitals and Insurers
February 19
Florida Hospital Seeks High Court Review Of Decision That Upheld Damages Award
February 19
Detroit Nurses' Class Certification Upheld As Sixth Circuit Rejects Comcast Argument
February 19
CORRECTION
February 19
Employee With Breast Cancer Wins Damages In EEOC Suit Against Hospital That Fired Her
February 19
Excluded Provider May Receive Payments For Services Prior to Exclusion, OIG Says
February 19
AstraZeneca Resolves Kickback Allegations
February 19
Risk of Future ID Theft Doesn't Confer Standing in Breach Suit Against Hospital
February 19
Health IT Groups Push for More Data Sharing Following Anthem Attack
February 19
Attorneys General Call for Anthem Response; Company Agrees to Offer Protections
February 19
Coverage Accommodation Doesn't Burden Religious Nonprofit Groups, 3rd Cir. Says
February 19
Judge Enforces Anti-Assignment Clauses, Denies Providers' Claims Against Blue Shield
February 19
Attorneys Say Amara Brought Expansion Of Equitable Remedies, but Questions Remain
February 19
OFCCP, Medical Center Reach Settlement On Pay Bias Involving Female Housekeepers
February 19
Federal Court Rebuffs HHS Effort to Keep $90 Million State Erroneously Paid Medicaid
February 19
Federal Court Blocks State Rate Cuts In Suit Over Developmental Disability Care
February 19
Court Rejects Challenge to DAB Refusal To Accept Untimely Overpayment Appeal
February 19
Denial of Coverage for Weight Reduction Surgery OK'd by Montana's Highest Court
February 19
CMS Delays Publishing Final Rule On Repaying Medicare Overpayments
February 19
Right to Die Advocates in California File Suit Seeking Doctors' Immunity From Suicide Law
February 19
Court Holds Mental Health Facility Immune In Suit Alleging Negligent Failure to Admit
February 19
Clinic Employees Had No Duty to Prevent Co-Worker's Alleged Exploitation of Patient
February 19
California Surgical Center May Not Enforce Alleged Oral Contract With Insurance Carrier
February 19
Hospital Groups Ask Judge to Throw Out Pharmaceutical Industry's 340B Lawsuit
February 19
California Regulators Fine 10 Hospitals Total of $700,000 for Harmful Errors
February 19
Doctors May Write Script Based on Va. Nurse Exams
February 19
CONGRESSIONAL CALENDAR
February 19
REGULATORY CALENDAR
February 19
MEETINGS
February 19
Court Upholds Verdict, $2.25M in Damages Against Bankrupt Elder Care Facility Officers
January 29
MSSP ACO Version 2.0: CMS Proposes to Remove 34 Physician Specialties From the Beneficiary Assignment Process
January 29
District Court Refuses to Dismiss Out-of-Network Providers' Antitrust Claims
January 29
End-Payer Class Certification in Nexium ‘Pay for Delay' Litigation Survives Appeal
January 29
DOJ, FTC Will Hold Late February Workshop on Health-Care Competition
January 29
Bankruptcy Court Clarifies That Agency May Pursue Revocation of Operating License
January 29
Hospital Didn't Show Crystal Meth Conviction Disqualified Radiological Technician Applicant
January 29
Agreement Between Lawmakers, Stakeholders On Medicare ‘Doc Fix' Remains Elusive
January 29
Disclosure of HIV Diagnosis to Health Agency Didn't Violate Patient's Confidentiality Right
January 29
Tennessee Trial Court Went Too Far in Order Restricting Ex Parte Contacts, Court Says
January 29
Government Responds to IRS Rule Challenge, Says Overturning Rule Could Be ‘Disastrous'
January 29
Supreme Court Won't Review State's Case Challenging IRS Exchange Subsidy Rule
January 29
2nd Circuit: Judge Must Reconsider $2 Million in Disputed Medical Claims
January 29
Ohio Sues Federal Government Over Transitional Reinsurance Program
January 29
Another Insurer Limits Patients' Expenses for HIV/AIDS Drugs in Florida
January 29
DOL Appeals Two Decisions Striking Down Home Care Workers Wage Regulation
January 29
Kaiser Permanente Workers OK Contract; Strike Set at Kaiser Permanente in Hawaii
January 29
Medical Board Held Immune From Suit Under Federal Health-Care Quality Law
January 29
Eight State Legislatures Debate Adoption Of Interstate Medical Licensure Compact
January 29
Second Circuit Remands ‘Observation Status' Issue for Due Process, Property Right Review
January 29
HHS Announces Plans to Tie Medicare Payments to Quality
January 29
EMTALA Failure-to-Stabilize Claim Fails Where No Emergency Condition Diagnosed
January 29
State's Medical Malpractice Repose Statute Applies to Actions for Indemnity, Court Says
January 29
Court Remands Case Against Nursing Home That Allowed Nonphysician to Treat Patients
January 29
Walgreen Pharmacy May Not Be Held Liable For Allegedly Defaming Doctor, Court Says
January 29
Court Affirms Dismissal of Defamation Claim Arising From Transmission of Record to HHS
January 29
Medical Monitoring Program Physicians Won't Be Compelled to Testify in 9/11 Suit
January 29
Georgia Hospital Failed to Perfect Lien, May Not Recover Payment From Insurer
January 29
Illinois High Court Upholds Scheme, Says Tax Not Tied to Receipt of Medicaid
January 29
Expand ACO Rules to Include Similar Groups With Non-Medicare Payers, Hospitals Say
January 29
IRS Finalizes Broad Tax Exemption Requirements for Health Care CO-OPs
January 29
HIPAA Enforcement—High in 2014—Is an Area to Watch
January 29
CONGRESSIONAL CALENDAR
January 29
REGULATORY CALENDAR
January 29
MEETINGS
January 29