Monthly Archives: February 2015

Nationally Regarded Health Care Information and Technology Attorney Paul R. DeMuro Joins Broad and Cassel’s Fort Lauderdale Office

Statewide law firm Broad and Cassel today announced the addition of Paul R. DeMuro, who joins the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office as of counsel in the Health Law Practice Group. DeMuro has a broad-based health law background, a unique knowledge … Continue reading

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Gabriel Imperato to Host Panel at ABA Emerging Issues in Healthcare Law

Gabriel Imperato, managing partner of Broad and Cassel’s Fort Lauderdale office, will be moderating a panel at the 16th Annual Conference on Emerging Issues in Healthcare Law, which is hosted by the American Bar Association on March 4-7 at Disney’s … Continue reading

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Broad and Cassel Attorneys Published in Compliance Today

Attorneys Hannah Levinson and Stephen Siegel each contributed articles to the February 2015 issue of the Health Care Compliance Association’s (HCCA) Compliance Today magazine. Please visit the links below to view their articles. Prescription drug copayment coupons come under OIG … Continue reading

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Clarity on Parity

By: Nichole Geary The final regulations implementing the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (MHPAEA) became effective for calendar plans as of January 1, 2015. The MHPAEA, which amended the Mental Health Parity … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy Ruling Limits Ability of Payers to Terminate Provider Agreements

By: Nicolette Vilmos The current economic conditions, the challenges to financing, and changes to health care coverage have led to an increase in healthcare related bankruptcy filings.  This is a trend that is likely to continue over the next few … Continue reading

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Are you Ready for a HIPAA Investigation?

By: Vanessa A. Reynolds Scarcely a week goes by without a media report of a HIPAA breach – or a Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) press release announcing a settlement agreement with an organization that suffered a breach.  … Continue reading

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