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CMS Releases Long-Awaited Stark Proposed Rule

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a long-awaited proposed rule that aims to reform and modernize the regulations (42 C.F.R. §411.350 et seq.) pertaining to the physician self-referral law (42 U.S.C. §1395nn), often referred to as the “Stark” law. Read More ›

CMS Issues Trio of Hospital Final Rules

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Opposition Mounts to Prospective Payments for Radiation Oncology

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Sutter Health to Stand Trial on State Antitrust Allegations

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CMS Issues Final Rule on Federal Health Insurance Program Integrity

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Physician Ventures in the Shadow of Stark – What Options Do We Have?

Hospitals may wish to enter into joint ventures with physicians for a variety of reasons. 

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Provider Coalitions Create Hurdle to Universal Coverage Initiatives

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Appeals Court Reinstates DSH Reductions

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Trump to Give Healthcare System Reform Speech in September

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Brian F. Higgins is an associate in FBT's regulated business group with a focus on health care, and he has a history as corporate counsel to Medpace, Inc., a pharmaceutical clinical research organization.