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Williams Mullen: The Definition of Identify: The 60-Day Rule
Posted on 3 Sep 2015 by Williams Mullen

By Ruth Levy & Patrick C. Devine, Jr. | The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”) established that any person who receives an overpayment from the Medicare or Medicaid programs and who does not report and return the overpayment... Read More

Cadwalader: Federal Court Upholds Provider Mandate to Report and Return Medicare and Medicaid Overpayments in 60 Days
Posted on 6 Aug 2015 by Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Introduction | The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”), signed into law on March 23, 2010, included a provision (the “Report and Refund Mandate”), broadly requiring health care providers, suppliers, Part D plans... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal: Health Exchange Enrollments Lag In First Month
Posted on 23 Nov 2013 by State Net

Only three states — Connecticut, Rhode Island and New York — reached their enrollment targets in the first month of open enrollment in the health insurance exchanges created under the Affordable Care Act. All three states, which run their... Read More

Barnes & Thornburg: DOJ Secures Big Win in First Court Interpretation of FCA’s 60-Day Overpayment Rule
Posted on 1 Sep 2015 by Barnes & Thornburg LLP

By Jessica Talati On August 3, Judge Edgardo Ramos of the Southern District of New York denied hospital defendants’ motions to dismiss in United States ex rel. Kane v. Healthfirst, Inc., et al . , No. 11 CIV 2325 (S.D.N.Y. Aug. 3, 2015), keeping... Read More

Keller and Heckman LLP: Debate Over NYC Sodium Menu Labeling Gets Salty
Posted on 16 Oct 2015 by Keller and Heckman LLP

On Sept. 9, 2015, the New York City Board of Health unanimously passed regulations making New York the first U.S. city to require restaurants to disclose to diners those menu items that contain more than 2,300 milligrams of sodium, or the equivalent of... Read More