Health Law Section Newsletter - Summer 2018

The Florida Bar Health Law Section is pleased to announced the latest edition of the Health Law Section Newsletter. This issue includes:

  • A final column from our Chair, Nicholas Romanello

  • A profile on past Chair Charmaine Chiu

  • Substantive articles on important health law topics including:

Changes to Medicaid (Katy DeBriere and Miriam Harmatz)

The Florida Department of Corrections privacy law (Dorothy Burnsed)

An update on emergency power generator requirements for long term care facilities (Eddie Williams)

Issues regarding genetic testing (Elizabeth Scarola)

EMTALA basics (Ben Asad Mirza)

A big “thank you” to our authors! Would you like to contribute? Please submit your article ideas to Shannon Hartsfield (shannon.hartsfield@hklaw.com) by August 13, 2018.

Download a copy of the newsletter using the following link: pdf Health Law Section Newsletter - Summer 2018 (623 KB)

or

http://www.flabarhls.org/index.php?option=com_docman&view=document&alias=325-health-law-section-newsletter-summer-2018&category_slug=hls-newsletter&Itemid=180

 

Spring 2018 Health Law Section Newsletter

The Spring 2018 edition of the Health Law Section Newsletter is out! In this issue, you’ll find insightful articles on a number of topics, such as the Baker Act, advance directives, peer review, physician non-competes, substance use disorder treatment facilities, and nursing homes.

This edition also includes an in-depth interview with our Section Chair, Nicholas Romanello.

If you’d like to write an article for the Summer 2018 edition, please send your topic ideas to Shannon Hartsfield of Holland & Knight (shannon.hartsfield@hklaw.com) by April 20.

Download the file at the following link: pdf Health Law Section Newsletter: Spring 2018 (1.11 MB)

Winter 2017 Newsletter Available for Download

Please see the link to the Winter 2017 Health Law Section Newsletter. Thank you to the authors that contributed to this issue.

Please contact Shannon Hartsfield at me at shannon.hartsfield@hklaw.comhartsfield@hklaw.com if you are interested in submitting articles for future editions of the Health Law Section Newsletter.

Access the newsletter at the following link: pdf The Florida Bar Health Law Section Newsletter Winter 2017 (1.98 MB)

In this Issue

  • What Does the Future Hold for HHS in the Post-Tom Price Era?

  • Information Sharing in the Midst of an Opoid Crisis

  • Taking Florida into the Future with Telemedicine

  • Who is on the Hook? Individual and Institutional Liability under the False Claims Act

  • Florida v Oxycodone, et al

  • Did You Know? Untapped Financing for Health Care Facilities: the New Markets Tax Credit

  • Why are medical record requests so important?

  • The Impact of the OIG’s 2017 Revisions to the AKS Safe Harbors and the CMP Rules on Access to Healthcare in Rural Communities

  • Hurricanes and the Future

Spring 2017 Newsletter Available for Download

Please see the link to the Spring 2017 Health Law Section Newsletter. Thank you to the authors that contributed to this issue.

Please contact Shachi Mankodi at smankodi@broadandcassel.com if you are interested in submitting articles for future editions of the Health Law Section Newsletter.

  pdf Health Law Section Spring 2017 Newsletter (PDF) (1.55 MB)

In this Edition

  • Provider Beware: MACRA Implementation Fraught with Fraud and Abuse Implications

  • The Discoverability of Physician Peer Review and Disciplinary Records Under State and Federal Law in Florida State and Federal Courts

  • HIPAA & Cloud Computing

  • Medical Marijuana Patient Consent

Contributors

  • David B. Honig

  • Elizabeth Scarola M.A., J.D., M.H.S.A.

  • Stephen P. Smith

  • Cathrine A. Hunter, Esq.,Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A.

  • Alan S. Gassman, JD, LLM and Seaver Brown JD, MBA

Fall 2016 Newsletter Available for Download

Please see the link to the Fall 2016 Health Law Section Newsletter. Thank you to the authors that contributed to this issue.

Please contact Shachi Mankodi at smankodi@broadandcassel.com if you are interested in submitting articles for future editions of the Health Law Section Newsletter.

pdf Health Law Section Fall Newsletter 2016 (PDF) (339 KB)

In this Edition

  • Understanding Escobar: A Demanding Materiality Standard for the Implied False Certification Theory

  • CMS Issues 2016 Update: What Health Care Providers Need to Know Regarding Medical Marijuana in Florida

  • Notes from the Chair

  • The Implications of MACRA on Physician Compensation and Employment

Contributors

  • Jennifer D. Brechbill

  • Stephanie L. Carman

  • Gerald M. Del Amo

  • Rachel B. Goodman

  • Steven Grigas

  • Natalie T. Sinicrope

  • Erin Smith Aebel, Board Certified Health Lawyer

  • Samantha G. Spiro

  • Jessica S. West

 

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