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Health Equity Rule Issued under the Affordable Care Act

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Health Equity Rule Issued under the Affordable Care Act

On May 13, 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights issued a Final Rule

Court Finds Terms in Hospital Invoices to be Unenforceable

| May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Court Finds Terms in Hospital Invoices to be Unenforceable

On April 22, 2016, the New Jersey Appellate Division found that a hospital’s medical records processor could not enforce an

Can a Corporation Be Your Doctor?

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Can a Corporation Be Your Doctor?

With the recent and continuing proliferation of ambulatory care facilities, drug treatment facilities, and diagnostic, therapeutic, and ancillary care services

In Case of First Impression District Court Expands the Reach of the False Claims Act

| March 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

In Case of First Impression District Court Expands the Reach of the False Claims Act

In a recent decision, Druding v. Care Alternatives, Inc.[1], the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

When the General Counsel Isn’t Your Counsel

| March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

When the General Counsel Isn’t Your Counsel

In a series of recent Pennsylvania cases, the state appellate courts have squarely addressed the oft-asked question of who, or

Healthcare Reform Update: Budget Deal Impacts ACA Tax Provisions

| January 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Healthcare Reform Update: Budget Deal Impacts ACA Tax Provisions

On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2016 (H.R. 2029) into law. The legislation affects

Time for a Checkup: Admitting Facilities Must Ensure Physicians Carry the Proper Medical Malpractice Insurance

| December 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Time for a Checkup: Admitting Facilities Must Ensure Physicians Carry the Proper Medical Malpractice Insurance

On September 29, 2015, the New Jersey Supreme Court, in Jarrell v. Kaul,[1] clarified what is actionable under the statutory

Tell A Doctor About Telehealth

| November 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tell A Doctor About Telehealth

Teladoc, Inc., utilizes telecommunication technology to connect physicians and patients 24 hours per day, 365 days per year for a

The Importance of Trademarks in the Healthcare World

| October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Importance of Trademarks in the Healthcare World

The names, logos, and slogans of products and services in the healthcare industry are valuable assets, representing the established goodwill

NJ Legislative Update: New Law Strengthens Prescription Monitoring Program and Recently Passed Bill Paves the Way for New Surgical and Ambulatory Surgical Centers

| October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

NJ Legislative Update: New Law Strengthens Prescription Monitoring Program and Recently Passed Bill Paves the Way for New Surgical and Ambulatory Surgical Centers

On July 18, 2015, Governor Chris Christie signed Senate Bill 1998/2119 (A3062) into law.  The law, which unanimously passed the

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