As the provisions under the Affordable Care Act bring change to so many aspects of health law, including new federal regulation of the health insurance markets, Medicaid program expansions, and a dynamic marketplace where health care industry participants are increasingly considering mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and other strategic affiliations, Bloomberg Law’s Health Practice Center gives you accurate, timely, and authoritative coverage and expertise. You’ll get expert analysis from Bloomberg BNA’s Health Care Daily Report™ and Health Care Fraud Report™, practical guidance for transactions, and access to the latest legislation and court opinions to help you develop proactive strategies for your clients.


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Bloomberg BNA Law Reports deliver essential and reliable commentary and analysis on legislative, regulatory, and judicial developments affecting the health care industry. Health-related titles include BNA’s Health Care Daily Report™, BNA’s Health Law Reporter™,Pharmaceutical Law & Industry Report®, and Health Care Fraud Report™.


For health care industry mergers and acquisitions (M&A), joint ventures, and other strategic affiliations, access step-by-step practical guidance, including annotated forms and checklists, developed to align with the key steps in your transaction.  Use these resources to understand key health care industry deal terms and get drafting tips and expert perspective for your transaction with Bloomberg BNA forms licensed from the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) and annotated by leading firms.  Gather additional in-depth expertise with Practitioner Perspectives from AHLA Programs and access current deal terms from the market.  Finally, keep current with monthly deal data for a complete understanding of the transactional market.


Gain valuable perspective and access detailed analysis from a wide range of in-depth Bloomberg BNA Portfolios. Our library of Portfolios covers topics such as business & taxation, health care fraud and abuse compliance, health insurance and benefits, hospitals and provider regulation, and pharmaceuticals and life sciences. Specific titles include Health Care Mergers and Acquisitions: The Antitrust Perspective and Federal Anti-Kickback Law. Browse or search a Portfolio’s table of contents and move easily from section to section using the easy-to-navigate document headings.

Take advantage of extensive regulatory materials, including recent decisions and guidance from regulatory agencies such as the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) and the Food & Drug Administration (FDA). Resources include Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Manuals and Transmittals, FDA warning letters and guidance for industry, and HHS Office of Inspector General Advisory Opinions and Corporate Integrity Agreements.


  • Opinions & Dockets cover the latest federal health law opinions, U.S. District Court health law dockets, and state health law opinions with the ability to narrow your search results by filters such as Federal Circuit, State, and Court.
  • Transactional Resources make it easy to understand all aspects of health care industry transactions, including drafting resources that track to every key step in an M&A or joint venture transaction, or other strategic affiliation.  Access checklists, forms licensed from the AHLA and annotated by leading firms, detailed descriptions and example documents from the market to inform your deal negotiations and drafting.  Review Practitioner Perspectives for more in-depth expertise from AHLA Program Papers, and access market data and current market terms from recent deals to ensure you get the best terms in your transaction.
  • Books & Treatises on health law from sources like the Practising Law Institute (PLI), the American Bar Association, Bloomberg BNA, and the Getting the Deal Through series.
  • Bloomberg BNA Portfolios are part of Bloomberg Law’s expansive library of key secondary source material. Access in-depth guidance and detailed analysis for a variety of practice-related titles including:
    • Health Care Mergers and Acquisitions: The Antitrust Perspective
    • Federal Anti-Kickback Law
    • Managed Care Contracting: Advising the Managed Care Organization
    • Health Care Mergers and Acquisitions: The Transactional Perspective
    • Federal Self-Referral La
    • Health Care Networks and Managed Care: Antitrust Aspects of Integration and Exclusio
    • Health Care Fraud & Abuse: Enforcement and Compliance
    • The Regulation and Management of Clinical Research
  • Laws & Regulations on key areas like the Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act, Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, Medicare & Medicaid laws & regulations, and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
  • Bloomberg News, Bloomberg Businessweek, and the Health News page together offer relevant news from thousands of sources.