FedFeed 1/5/17 – HHS Regulation Seeks Comments on Criminal Safe Harbors

HHS Regulation Seeks Comments on Criminal Safe Harbors for Federal Healthcare Program Solicitations The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is seeking comments on whether and how it should change the safe harbors it offers from criminal prosecution sought … Continue Reading

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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! – 8/19

This week’s FedFeed includes: 1) How best can we protect human subjects used in legal medical research? HHS wants your comment!; 2) Should DEA approve or disapprove these chemical compounds for exemption status?; 3) How best should the VA collect … Continue Reading

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#FedFeed – News you may have missed! 5/13

This week’s #FedFeed includes: 1) Should HIPAA privacy be exempted for firearm background checks? HHS says yes.; 2) Are standards for international clinical studies adequate for human health products? FDA says no.; 3) Are tax requirements for charitable hospitals clear … Continue Reading

#FedFeed: SPECIAL ALERT – Affordable Care Act – Eligibility for exemptions; minimum essential coverage provisions

The US Dept of Health and Human Services (HHS) wants your comments on proposed “shared responsibility payments” affecting all Americans that fail to maintain health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”). Under the ACA, beginning January 1, 2014 all … Continue Reading