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Federal Court: Computer Fraud Provision Does Not Cover Fraudulent Debit Card Transactions Conducted Over The Telephone
After discovering the losses, InComm sought coverage from Great American under its policy's computer fraud provision.
United States
20 Jun 2017
IRS Announces Affordable Care Act Reporting Extensions
This is the 55th in a series of WorkCite articles concerning the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its companion statute, the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 ...
United States
5 Jan 2016
Provisions In Appropriations Act Affecting Employee Benefit Plans
The $1.8 trillion, 887-page spending bill enacted by Congress this month, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 (the Appropriations Act), became law on Dec. 18, 2015.
United States
5 Jan 2016
Washington Healthcare Update: Health Provisions In The Omnibus Appropriations And Tax Extenders Legislation
The omnibus appropriations and tax extenders package released last night contain many healthcare provisions. The tax extenders package provides for a two-year moratorium for the medical device tax for 2016 and 2017.
United States
29 Dec 2015
Washington Healthcare Update - December 14, 2015
House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) is proposing to help pay for permanent reauthorization of the World Trade Center Health Program through various changes to Medicare and Medicaid.
United States
21 Dec 2015
CMS Adopts ESRD PPS And QIP Final Rule For Dialysis Services
The final rule sets a base reimbursement rate of $230.39 per dialysis treatment for renal dialysis services provided in calendar year (CY) 2016, which is a $9.04 reduction from the CY 2015 base rate of $239.43.
United States
19 Nov 2015
Budget Act Significantly Impacts Provider-Based Facility Reimbursement
On November 2, President Obama signed into the law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (the "Act"), which contains language that will significantly change how hospital-based outpatient care is reimbursed.
United States
13 Nov 2015
New FAQs On Preventive Services, Wellness Program Rewards And Mental Health And Substance Use Treatment
As used in this article, "plan" means both a non-grandfathered group health plan and a health-insurance issuer.
United States
11 Nov 2015
Fourth Circuit To Weigh In On Use Of Statistical Sampling In False Claims Act Cases
Last month, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals agreed to hear an interlocutory appeal on the issue of whether to allow statistical sampling to prove liability and damages in a False Claims Act (FCA) case.
United States
2 Nov 2015
Healthcare Costs For The Average Family Have Risen Dramatically
With the increasing shift toward high deductible plans, families nationwide are likely to experience an increase in their annual out-of-pocket costs. How much?
United States
16 Sep 2015
Does Asserting A "Good Faith" Affirmative Defense Waive The Attorney-Client Privilege?: Part II
Last week's Privilege Point described several cases in which litigants waived their privilege protection by filing a statutory "good faith" defense or just arguing that they acted in good faith.
United States
10 Sep 2015
CMS Proposes Exceptions, Revisions And Requests Comments To Ease Stark Law Compliance
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently proposed regulatory changes to the Stark Law that may ease certain compliance challenges.
United States
8 Sep 2015
The Scoop On MOOP
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued a regulation, 45 C.F.R. Section 156.130, to implement the MOOP limits.
United States
24 Aug 2015
The "Cadillac Tax": A Tankful Of Issues
This is the 52nd in a series of WorkCite articles concerning the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its companion statute, the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.
United States
11 Aug 2015
CMS Report Provides Projection Of Increases In Health Expenditure Over 2014-2024
In a report authored by CMS's Office of the Actuary and published in Health Affairs, CMS projected that healthcare spending would grow by an average of 5.8% in the aggregate over 2014-2024.
United States
7 Aug 2015
Washington Healthcare Update - July 14, 2015
The House passed the 21st Century Cures Act by a 344-77 tally on Friday, July 10.
United States
17 Jul 2015
Congress Expands Medicare Coverage For Acute Dialysis Services
On June 29, 2015, President Obama signed into law the Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015, which provides for Medicare reimbursement for renal dialysis services furnished to individuals with acute kidney injury.
United States
14 Jul 2015
Supreme Court Upholds ACA Subsidies
In a 6-3 ruling, the Supreme Court upheld subsidies for the millions of people who have purchased insurance on the federal Obamacare exchange.
United States
3 Jul 2015
Supreme Court Upholds ACA Subsidies On Federal Exchanges
The question before the Supreme Court was whether Internal Revenue Service regulations could extend tax-credit subsidies to health insurance coverage purchased through exchanges established by the federal government...
United States
1 Jul 2015
Will Increased Consolidation In The Insurance Industry Yield Opportunities Or Challenges For Investors?
A recent flurry of activity in the health insurance industry would seem to indicate that investors can expect significant consolidation in the managed care sector.
United States
29 Jun 2015
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