The Health Law Resource Center™ merges industry-leading health-law news and analysis with primary source materials and research aids on one easy-to-use platform — making your job easier. The  Resource Center is organized according to specific areas of health law and is searchable by topic tabs,  allowing you to focus on the subjects most relevant to your research.

Expert News & Commentary

Bloomberg Law’s network of more than 500 reporters, editors, and correspondents in the nation’s capital and at key federal, state, and international locations delivers timely reporting and broad coverage of health care law, essential to staying ahead of the constant legal changes your clients face.

Trusted Legal Analysis

Explore the unique perspectives of leading health law practitioners and academic leaders in our Health Law & Business Portfolio Series and Health Care Fraud & ProsecutionE-health, and Managed Care health law treatises. The Health Law & Business Portfolio Series provides authoritative, in-depth legal analysis and practical guidance from expert legal practitioners. Content can be searched by keyword and browsed by chapter, so you can quickly pinpoint the content most relevant to your work.

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Specialized & Timesaving Practice Tools

Answer important health law questions with our proprietary suite of practice tools developed by leading health law practitioners. Get everything you need, from HIPAA Security Rule risk analysis to medical research informed consent forms. Includes:

  • Affordable Care Act Implementation Monitor — track important health care reform legislation with this specialized timeline/compliance calendar.
  • Health Care Reform Adviser™ — provides detailed analysis of Affordable Care Act provisions relating to tax, insurance, and benefits.
  • Fraud Settlement Agreement Navigator — access our collection of more than 400 settlement agreements — and corresponding Corporate Integrity Agreements — from 2006 to the present.

Powerful Research Features

Search news, analysis, and primary source content in one location via the Resource Center’s "smart platform", organized by topic tabs according to specific areas of health law. Access a comprehensive collection of primary sources—full text decisions of significant health cases and rulings, federal laws and regulations, agency documents, in addition to statutes and regulations from 50 states and the District of Columbia -- all in one place.

Topics Covered

Business & Taxation
  • Antitrust enforcement
  • IRS guidance
  • Joint ventures
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Taxation of nonprofit health care entities
Fraud, Abuse, & Compliance
  • Advisory opinions
  • Compliance guidance
  • Federal and state fraud investigations and enforcement actions
  • Whistleblower lawsuits
Health Information & Technology
  • Electronic health records
  • Health IT incentives under Medicare and Medicaid
  • HIPAA privacy and security rules
  • "Meaningful use" standards
Health Insurance & Benefits
  • ERISA cases involving benefits and coverage
  • Federal and state regulation of health insurers
  • Health insurance exchanges
  • Liability lawsuits
  • Managed care contracting 
Hospital & Provider Regulation
  • Emergency care regulations
  • Hospital medical staff bylaws
  • Patient safety
  • Peer review
  • Physician licensure and credentialing
  • Professional liability
  • Quality of care
Medicare & Medicaid
  • Court decisions on coverage and payment
  • Hospital and physician reimbursement
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Medicare Part D drug benefit
  • Provider Reimbursement Review Board (PRRB) decisions
  • State Medicaid policies
Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences
  • Advertising and marketing
  • Drug patent litigation
  • FDA regulation of drugs, devices, and biotechnology
  • Medical research
  • Product safety and liability
State Medicaid policies Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences
  • Advertising and marketing
  • Drug patent litigation
  • FDA regulation of drugs, devices, and biotechnology
  • Medical research
  • Product safety and liability


Product Structure

Reference: analysis, guidance, and primary source material.      
Decisions: full text judicial opinions, rulings, and memoranda.      
Notification: current reports providing news and developments.

Formats and Frequency
The Resource Center is updated continually. Health Care Daily Report email updates are sent out daily, plus latest development emails as important news breaks.