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NYSAG Asks Health Insurers to Review Opioid Prescription Policies
The New York State Attorney General (NYSAG) has sent a letter to health insurance companies asking t.
AHRQ Issues Update on Complex Health Interventions
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued an update on its initiatives relati.
HHS OIG Issues Monthly Update of Enforcement Work Plan
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the United States Department of Health and Human S.

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Mar
22
2016
FTC Issues Congressional Testimony on HIT Privacy and Security Enforcement Efforts

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued testimony to Congress on FTC enforcement efforts to pr... Read More

Mar
22
2016
AHRQ Issues Regulatory Activities Update

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its weekly update on its major regu... Read More

Mar
22
2016
CAHPS Offering Free Webinar on Improving Scores on the Ambulatory Care Survey

The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) is holding a free Webinar on&nbs... Read More

Mar
22
2016
GAO Issues Report on PPACA Small Business Health Care Tax Credit

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report finding that few small ... Read More

Mar
22
2016
HHS Issues Information and Video on Health Care Reform Efforts

The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued information on its health... Read More

Mar
22
2016
CDC Issues HAI Report and Recommendations

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a report on the growing problem of h... Read More

Mar
21
2016
OCR Launches Phase 2 of HIPAA Audit Program

The United States Office for Civil Rights (OCR), as a part of its continued efforts to assess compli... Read More

Mar
21
2016
AHRQ Offers Online TeamSTEPPS Training and New QI Program Resources

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is offering its TeamSTEPPS (Team Str... Read More

Mar
21
2016
NGC Approves Revised AASM Clinical Practice Guideline on Treating Sleep Apnea and Snoring with Oral Appliances

The National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC) has approved a revised clinical practice guideline from t... Read More

Mar
21
2016
FDA Proposes Ban on Powdered Medical and Surgical Gloves

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed a ban on powdered medical and surg... Read More

Mar
18
2016
NYS Board of Regents Reappoints Two State Board for Dentistry Members

The New York State Board of Regents' March meeting agenda includes one item of interest for den... Read More

Mar
18
2016
OSHA Issues Report on Employer Compliance with Severe Injury Reporting Regulations

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a report on employer compliance ... Read More

Mar
18
2016
CDC Issues Information on ATSDR Toxic Substances Portal

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is highlighting the toxic substances portal of ... Read More

Mar
18
2016
NYSDOH Issues Updated Medicaid VBP Roadmap for Public Comment

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has issued its annual update to the 2016 Medic... Read More

Mar
18
2016
USDOL Updates Resources for Employers on Employment Law Issues

The United States Department of Labor (USDOL) has issued its newsletter for employers on disability ... Read More

Mar
18
2016
OCR Takes Major HIPAA Enforcement Action Against the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

The United States Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has taken major enforcement action against the Feins... Read More

Mar
17
2016
Governor Cuomo Announces Mandatory Electronic Prescribing Will Commence as Scheduled on March 27, 2016

Governor Cuomo has announced that mandatory electronic prescribing for all prescriptions will commen... Read More

Mar
17
2016
CDC Issues Public Health Law News Update

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued its latest update on public health l... Read More

Mar
17
2016
GAO and HHS OIG Issue Reports On PPACA Health Benefits Exchanges and GAO Issues Report on PPACA Consumer Operated Health Plans

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) and the Office of the Inspector General (OI... Read More

Mar
17
2016
NPHL Issues County Health Rankings

The Network for Public Health Law (NPHL) has issued county health rankings data, which is acces... Read More