Christopher D. Phillips

(402) 231-8787
Partner
(402) 346-1148 Fax
Christopher.Phillips@KutakRock.com
December 8, 2016
March 28, 2016
The Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) reminded the public this week that Phase 2 of the HIPAA Audit Program (Phase 2) has begun. For additional information, please read our client alert.
Client Alert
December 17, 2015,

Effective January 1, 2016, physician groups and providers that have contracted with Medicare Advantage Plans or Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Plans (“Sponsors”) are now being asked by these plans to certify that they are meeting certain compliance training requirements.

Client Alert
November 20, 2015
May 6, 2015

On April 16, 2015, President Obama signed into law the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (“MACRA”).

Client Alert
October 4, 2012

The high demand for health care professionals and increased physician mobility has heightened the need for employers in the health care industry to protect their confidential information, trade secrets and competitive position.

Client Alert
May 5, 2011

Through last year’s enactment of the Affordable Care Act, provisions were added to the Social Security Act that established the Medicare Shared Savings Program (“SSP”).

Client Alert
November 10, 2010

On September 23, 2010, CMS issued its Self-Referral Disclosure Protocol (the “SRDP”) for the voluntary disclosure of actual or potential violations of the physician self-referral law (the “Stark Law”).

Client Alert
April 16, 2010

On March 23, 2010 President Obama signed into law the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the “PPACA”), and a week later the President signed a second law which amended the PPACA, the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (the “Reconciliation Act”).

Client Alert