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June 1, 2016, No comments

Just so you know, that iPhone or iPad you have with you may be an FDA-regulated medical device. More precisely, the apps on the device may meet the definition of more »


HIPAA, E-mails, and Texts to Patients or Others

July 31, 2015, No comments

The HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules require covered entities (including healthcare providers and health plans) and their business associates to imple ...


Under Stark, “Value” Doesn’t Mean “Expensive”

July 31, 2015, No comments

The federal Stark law prohibits physician referrals of “designated health services” payable by Medicare to entities with which the physician or an ...


Several States Enact Telehealth Parity Laws in 2015

July 1, 2015, No comments

States are continuing to debate the role telehealth services should play in the health care system. Thus far in 2015, several States have enacted pari ...