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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

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 Unplugged: McDermott Will & Emery Blog Gets Thru to the Issues of a National Dilemma
Posted on 15 Apr 2010 by Karen C. Yotis

Last November, at the JVC Insurance Forum in Chicago, two speakers on a panel about health care reform almost came to blows. Perhaps it was because the physician from a public hospital in West Virginia kept throwing the word 'disingenuous' around... Read More

Californians with Pre-Existing Conditions to Benefit from New High Risk Health Insurance Pool Approved by Legislature and Schwarzenegger
Posted on 6 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

The California legislature has approved the passage of SB 227 , sponsored by Senator Elaine Alquist, and AB 1887 , sponsored by Assemblymember Mike Villines, that expands affordable health coverage to uninsured Californians with pre-existing medical conditions... 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

Taxation of Hospitals and Health Care Organizations, Second Edition
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

Written by one of America's leading experts on health law and its tax ramifications, this treatise examines everything from obtaining and holding onto tax-exempt status, to the day-to-day tax issues faced by your clients. Purchase Taxation... Read More

AHLA's Guide To Healthcare Legal Forms, Agreements, And Policies, First Edition with CD-ROM
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

Collected from expert health law attorneys and members of AHLA, this resource is designed to meet the needs of health law attorneys who must regularly create such documents for their clients. Conveniently organized by topic in a looseleaf format, AHLA’s... Read More

AHLA's Federal Healthcare Laws & Regulations 2009-2010 Ed. with August 2010 Update
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

This comprehensive and up-to-date 3 volume compilation incorporates the most significant and timely federal statutes and regulations for the healthcare practitioner, including the HITECH Act, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, and the Family... Read More