Health Care

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Introduction to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
Posted on 13 Sep 2010 by Timothy S. Jost

By Timothy S. Jost, Robert L. Willett Family Professor of Law, Washington and Lee University School of Law The health care reform legislation adopted by Congress consists of the (originally) 2409 page Senate "Patient Protection and Affordable... Read More

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

Podcast - Changes to Medicare and Medicaid by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, with Mary Alice Jackson, Bradley Frigon and Stuart Zimring
Posted on 12 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

On this edition, Mary Alice Jackson, Bradley Frigon and Stuart Zimring discuss how the new law changes Part D coverage and how Medicare premiums are determined, tax issues created by the act such as the new Medicare tax on individuals and Medicaid issues... 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

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

Judge Declines to Dismiss Health Care Lawsuit-Plaintiffs Cannot Afford To Buy A Car and Health Insurance-Legal News Podcast
Posted on 2 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

A Pennsylvania federal judge declines to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the Health Care Act, and, the 2nd Circuit affirms a ruling for a defendant in a copyright ownership dispute. Hear these and other stories from LexisNexis® Mealey's Publications... Read More

Health Care Reform’s Impact on MA and PDP Plans
Posted on 6 Jul 2010 by Miki Kolton and Brendan Dunn

By Miki Kolton and Brendan Dunn, Attorneys, Greenberg Traurig, LLP President Barack Obama has now signed two separate bills that together will fundamentally transform our nation’s health care system. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care... Read More

Health Care Law: A Practical Guide
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

A comprehensive analysis and practical guide for handling the many legal issues facing all health care providers in today's dynamic health care environment. Each chapter contains a concise, comprehensive discussion of the law; an analysis of problems... Read More

Health Care Law Sourcebook: A Compendium of Federal Laws, Regulations and Documents Relating to Health Care
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

This four volume, looseleaf publication that is updated three times a year provides coverage such important topics as Medicare reimbursement and certification; Medicaid reimbursement standards; patient confidentiality and non-discrimination; and more... Read More

Pre- and Post-Commencement of an Investigation of Health Care Compliance: Key Considerations for all Providers
Posted on 13 Sep 2010 by Gretchen Townshend and Elizabeth Campbell

By Gretchen Heinze Townshend and Elizabeth Bedore Campbell, Attorneys at Law Five health care fraud settlements in excess of $100 million were reported last year, with total recoveries from health care providers amounting to $2 billion. Providers... Read More

Treatise on Health Care Law
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

This definitive treatise covers the entire spectrum of legal issues affecting health care law practice, serving as a primary reference work and authority. Leading figures in their fields discuss the broad range of concerns of health care law practitioners... Read More

Bioethics: Health Care, Human Rights and The Law, Second Edition
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

This casebook begins by defining an ethical “community” and membership within that community, follows with the role of the individual, focuses then on the patient / provider relationship, and closes with bioethical choices. This structure... Read More