The U.S. Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) recently announced additional rule amendments intended to continue improving relations between the U.S. and Cuba by allowing even greater commerce and humanitarian efforts between the two countries.
The waiver of copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles owed by patients treated by out-of-network laboratories and other providers is a hot topic in the health care industry.
Much of the recent media scrutiny may suggest that Texas has gotten a bad rap when it comes to telehealth.
January 1st is Quickly Approaching – Have You Reviewed Your Health Plan for Section 1557 Compliance?
Earlier this year the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) finalized regulations that implement Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (“Section 1557”).
It’s flu season and many employers, particularly those in healthcare, want to require employees to be vaccinated to minimize the spread of illness.
It’s flu season and many employers, particularly those in healthcare, want to require employees to be vaccinated to minimize the spread of illness. But what happens when an employee refuses on religious grounds?
More Than the Leaves Are Changing: Clinical Trial Research Regulations and Policies Get a Fall Makeover
These changes represent a new season of responsibilities for those who manage and oversee clinical trials.
The Controlled Substances Act of 1970 authorizes the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to deny, suspend, or revoke a DEA registration.
During the 2016 regular Legislative session, the Louisiana Legislature amended and reenacted several statutes relative to the practice of telemedicine.
Readers of this blog may recall that on September 9, 2016, the federal Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) – through its Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) – announced that it is open to discussing resolution of claims made by the Qualified Health Plans (QHPs) providing coverage on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) exchanges seeking payment of amounts owed under the Risk Corridors program.