Recent News and Industry Developments

CMS Extends Timeline to Finalize Overpayment Regulations
Advisories | CMS Extends Timeline to Finalize Overpayment Regulations

02/13/2015 Today, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a notice giving itself a one-year extension on finalizing its Proposed Rule on Reporting and Returning Overpayments. CMS issued… Read more »

The Benefits of Comanagement for the Orthopaedic Surgeon
Articles | The Benefits of Comanagement for the Orthopaedic Surgeon

Published in February 2015 issue of AAOS Now (Vol 9, No. 2)

Virginia OLC Issues New Guidance Regarding Nursing Facility Investigations of Abuse, Neglect, and Misappropriation of Resident Personal Property
Advisories | Virginia OLC Issues New Guidance Regarding Nursing Facility Investigations of Abuse, Neglect, and Misappropriation of Resident Personal Property

Issues New Guidance Regarding Nursing Facility Investigations of Abuse, Neglect, and Misappropriation of Resident Personal Property

NLRB Reverses Precedent and Requires Employers to Permit Non-Work Email Use by Employees
Advisories | NLRB Reverses Precedent and Requires Employers to Permit Non-Work Email Use by Employees

and Requires Employers to Permit Non-Work Email Use by Employees

Advisories Archive
Advisories | Advisories Archive

2014 Five-Star Ratings for Home Health Agencies: The Next Step in Increased Regulatory Focus on HHAs 12/17/14 What a Treat: The OIG Releases the FY 2015 Work Plan 11/18/14 Practical… Read more »

Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict
Verdicts | Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict

After a five-day trial, Mike Olszewski and Travis Markley obtained a defense verdict for the defendant. On June 25, 2010, plaintiff’s decedent, a 49-year-old female who worked as a computer… Read more »

Responding to CMS Overpayment Demands
Articles | Responding to CMS Overpayment Demands

Practical Steps for an Appeal

Patient Safety Organizations: The Way of the Future
Articles | Patient Safety Organizations: The Way of the Future

Legal Considerations for Providers Considering PSO Participation

Warning Over the Use of Illegally Imported Prescription Drugs
Articles | Warning Over the Use of Illegally Imported Prescription Drugs

Published in Virginia Board of Medicine Board Briefs, Newsletter #75, April 2014

Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict
Verdicts | Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict

After a seven-day trial, John Peterson and Sam Bernier obtained a defense verdict in favor of the Hospital. On November 5, 2008, Plaintiff presented to the Defendant Hospital’s ED complaining… Read more »

Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict
Verdicts | Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict

After a four-day trial, Sean Byrne and Jodi Simopoulos obtained a defense verdict. This medical malpractice case involved allegations of delayed diagnosis of prostate cancer. The plaintiff, a successful real… Read more »

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