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Court Critical Of Ohio Law Punishing Campaign Lies

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is expressing serious doubts about the constitutionality of an Ohio law that bars people from making false statements about political candidates during a campaign. 111 more words

Politics

Not time to move on

The other day the President stood before the nation and proudly exclaimed that 8 million people have selected an insurance plan through the exchanges created by Obamacare. 333 more words

Politics

Privacy, Behavioral Health and Hospital Regulations: Recent Developments in Wisconsin Law [VIDEO]

In recent months, the Wisconsin legislature has passed several bills relating to health information privacy, treatment of behavioral health patients, and regulation of hospitals. Please view this webcast that will provide a summary of the legislative action and tips for complying with the new law. 30 more words

Administrative & Regulatory

Should Kentucky Physicians Follow California Physicians’ Lead In Challenging Medicaid Rates?

In recent years, Kentucky physicians have dealt with the state’s prescription drug abuse problem head-on – by adding substance disorder recovery services to their practices or establishing separate addiction recovery clinics. 788 more words

Health Care Law

Happy National Healthcare Decisions Day: Why an Advance Directive is a Crucial Part of Estate Planning

Today is a day that, until recently, I wasn’t aware had any independent significance other than being April 16. However, April 16 is – and has been for the past seven years –  247 more words

Health Care Law

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Issues Data Listing Medicare Payments To Individual Physicians

As it had promised to do, the Medicare program issued data listing the amounts paid to individual physicians for services rendered by those physicians to Medicare beneficiaries for calendar year 2012.  69 more words

Administrative & Regulatory