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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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Dec
02
2015
AHRQ Offering Free Webcast of National Academy of Medicine Meeting on Diagnostic Errors and Health Care Quality

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is offering a free Webcast of the December 10 ... Read More

Dec
01
2015
Governor Cuomo Appoints Westchester District Attorney Janet DiFiore as Next Chief Judge of the NYS Court of Appeals

Governor Cuomo has announced that he has named Janet DiFiore, the District Attorney for Westchester ... Read More

Dec
01
2015
AHRQ Issues Regulatory Activities Update

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

Dec
01
2015
OMIG Posts 2015 Official Medicaid Compliance Certification Forms

The New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) has posted the official 2015 Medi... Read More

Dec
01
2015
AHRQ Offers Free Webinar on Shared Decision Making

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is offering a free Webinar on implementing sha... Read More

Dec
01
2015
NYSDOH Issues Medicaid DSRIP VAP Exception Application for Comment

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has allowed that during the Medicaid Delivery Syste... Read More

Dec
01
2015
AHRQ Issues Report on HACs

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued a report showing that an ... Read More

Nov
30
2015
NYSDOH Issues Latest Medicaid Program Update

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has issued its latest update on the Medicaid progra... Read More

Nov
30
2015
NYEC Issues Update on New York HIT Topics

The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYEC) has issued its monthly newsletter updating people on all t... Read More

Nov
30
2015
NYS Assemblyman Sheldon Silver Found Guilty on All Counts

A federal jury in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York found curre... Read More

Nov
30
2015
HHS OIG Issues Semiannual Report to Congress

The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the United States Department of Health and Human Servic... Read More

Nov
30
2015
GAO Issues Report on Nursing Home Quality

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a report on the quality of patie... Read More

Nov
30
2015
FDA Offers Free Webcast of Sentinel Initiative Workshop

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is offering a free Webcast of its Eig... Read More

Nov
26
2015
OCR Takes Action Against Lahey Over HIPAA Violations

Have you done your HIPAA security risk assessment yet?  Don't be caught not having done so.&nbs... Read More

Nov
26
2015
IRS Issues Tax Tips for Claiming Charitable Deductions

The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued tax tips on charitable giving and how to... Read More

Nov
26
2015
FDA Takes Action Against Panoramic Dental X-Ray Manufacturer

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken action against Panoramic Corpora... Read More

Nov
26
2015
AHRQ Updates Patient Safety Information and Resources

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

Nov
26
2015
IRS Raises Small Business Tangible Property Expensing Threshold to $2,500

The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has changed the small business deduction for capita... Read More

Nov
23
2015
NYSDOH Issues Medicaid DSRIP Information Sharing Opt Out FAQs

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has issued Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on pat... Read More

Nov
23
2015
NGC Withdraws AAPD Guideline on Xylitol Use in Caries Prevention

The National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC) has announced the withdrawal of the American Academy of P... Read More