Health Care

Recent Posts

AHLA Long Term Care Handbook
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

This Task Force of distinguished long term care and healthcare law practitioners provides comprehensive coverage of regulatory and compliance issues, reviews numerous operational issues and examines key financial issues. The result is a thorough review... Read More

Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Legal Alert: PPACA Rules on Preexisting Condition Exclusions, Lifetime and Annual Limits, Rescissions of Coverage, and Patient Protections Issued
Posted on 1 Jul 2010 by CarolWeiserJameyMedlinVanessaScott

By Carol A. Weiser, Jamey A. Medlin, and Vanessa A. Scott, Attorneys, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP On June 22, 2010, the tri-agency task force 1 charged with drafting regulations under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA... Read More

ACLJ Files Second Lawsuit Asking Federal Court to Block HHS Mandate for Illinois Company
Posted on 10 Oct 2012 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), a pro-life legal organization that focuses on constitutional law, has filed a second federal lawsuit challenging the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate that violates... Read More

Videocast: PPACA and Healthcare Reform Statutes Fraud and Abuse Provisions: Impact On Providers
Posted on 13 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

The Healthcare Reform Legislation passed earlier this year has historical significance for its expansion of access to health insurance coverage to more than 35 million Americans who have not had health insurance in the past. Implementation of the provisions... Read More

AHLA Legal Issues in Healthcare Fraud and Abuse, Third Edition
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

Legal Issues in Healthcare Fraud & Abuse, Third Edition is a guidebook for healthcare providers, consultants, and attorneys, and describes the broad spectrum of laws and legal theories, as well as the principles used by the government to enforce its... Read More

Health Care Reform Event on martindale.com Connected
Posted on 14 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

HEALTH CARE REFORM The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) along with the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 is a product of the health care reform agenda of the Democratic 111th Congress and the Obama administration... Read More

Health Care Reform Requires Break Time for Nursing Moms
Posted on 19 Jan 2011 by Vandeventer Black LLP

By: Anne Bibeau Hidden deep within the incredibly voluminous health care reform law, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”), is a provision that requires employers to provide reasonable break time for an employee to... Read More

LexisNexis Bookstore Products: Health Care
Posted on 2 Sep 2009 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

Check out many publications from the LexisNexis store on a variety of health care topics. Health Care Law: A Practical Guide Health Care Law Monthly Treatise on Health Care Law AHLA's Federal Healthcare Laws and Regulations, 07-08 Edition... Read More

4th Circuit Considers If Dismissal Of Health Care Law Challenge Appropriate
Posted on 11 May 2011 by Cheryl Keely

RICHMOND, Va. - (Mealey's) A group of plaintiffs in Virginia, including a private Christian university, argued before the Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on May 10 that a lower court erred in finding that Congress acted within its power in enacting... Read More

High Court Upholds Constitutionality of Health Care Act,' Reversing Federal District Court Rulings
Posted on 28 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

By the LexisNexis Jury Verdicts and Settlements Team On Thursday, June 28, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the individual mandate set out in the "ObamaCare" health insurance reform bill, more properly known as... Read More

Employers Must Provide Private Space and Time Breaks for Employees who Express Breast Milk under Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act/FLSA
Posted on 20 Sep 2010 by Bullivant Houser Bailey PC

By Brian K. Keeley NEW FEDERAL LAW. Washington and Nevada employers need to be particularly aware of an important new development arising out of the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (recently signed by President Obama)("Federal... Read More

6th Circuit Finds Individual Mandate In Health Care Act Constitutional
Posted on 29 Jun 2011 by Cheryl Keely

CINCINNATI -- (Mealey's) The individual mandate contained in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) is a valid exercise of Congress' power under the commerce clause of the U.S. Constitution, a Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals... Read More

Louisell & Williams, Medical Malpractice
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

The most frequently cited and respected authority in the field, this national treatise includes the most comprehensive treatment of medical malpractice law, litigation techniques and current developments in the field, both at the state and national levels... Read More

Health Care Reform Special Alert
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

LexisNexis' new Health Care Reform Special Alert provides insightful, expert analysis of the most far reaching and complicated piece of federal legislation passed in over 50 years, The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The Health Care Reform... Read More