Download Now: Health Law Reporter Outlook 2016


As providers, hospitals, insurance networks and those who advise them head into the second full year of ACA health reform implementation, the need to meet the Act’s mandate of improving access to high quality health care at lower costs made hospital/physician alignment the top health law issue heading into the New Year.

Get a detailed analysis of the hospital/physician alignment pressures as well as other Top 10 health law issues on the horizon for the New Year with the Health Law Reporter Outlook 2016 – prepared by Bloomberg Law’s expert health law editorial team with perspectives from leaders who handle the challenges and opportunities every day. Download the 2016 Outlook now and you will:

  • Understand the inner-workings of Hospital/Physician Alignment, including the record number of mergers and acquisitions in 2015 – which show no signs of slowing down in 2016 – incentives for hospitals and physicians to work together to share reimbursement, and liability issues including how these newly-combined entities will manage shared information without violating the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
  • Learn how Fraud and Abuse Enforcement actions are likely to remain top of mind for the industry as a provision in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 paves the way for increased civil penalties in fraud and abuse actions and how pressure to provide guidance on regulations, including the 60-day rule, are dominating discussion.
  • Monitor the landscape for Health Information and Technology over the coming year, with a focus on data breaches, HIPAA compliance, and pressures to meet market demands, as well as the impacts of new technology, including the development of Big Data.
  • Get a detailed look at other top health law issues for 2016 including Medicare, Antitrust, Governance, Quality, Health Plan Regulation, Telemedicine and Medicaid