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ONC Issues HIT Regulatory Update
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has issued its weekly.
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.

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Oct
24
2015
NYS Board of Regents Dental Licensing Petitions and Citizenship Legislative Priority

The New York State Board of Regents' (NYS Regents) October meeting agenda includes five de... Read More

Oct
23
2015
Oct
23
2015
USDOL Issues New FAQs on Preventive Health Care Services Under PPACA

The United States Department of Labor (USDOL) has issued its latest set of Frequently Asked Question... Read More

Oct
23
2015
USDOL Updates Resources for Employers on Employment Disability Issues

The United States Department of Labor (USDOL) has issued new resources for employers on disability e... Read More

Oct
23
2015
EPA Issues Proposed Rules Regulating Pharmaceutical Waste

Back in May I blogged about medical and hazardous waste disposal and mentioned that the United State... Read More

Oct
22
2015
Governor Cuomo Announces Regulations to Prohibit Discrimination Against Transgendered Persons

Governor Cuomo has announced that he is issuing regulations to prohibit discrimination against trans... Read More

Oct
22
2015
NYSDOH Announces Community Water Fluoridation Funding Opportunities

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) is offering two funding opportunities for communiti... Read More

Oct
22
2015
GAO Issues Reports on Medicaid, PPACA Exchanges, and VA Primary Care

The United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued a series of reports on health ca... Read More

Oct
21
2015
Governor Cuomo Signs Into Law Sweeping Employment Law Reforms for Women

Governor Cuomo has signed into law a package of bills that makes sweeping changes for women's e... Read More

Oct
21
2015
AHRQ Issues Innovations Update for Treating Hispanic Populations

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has issued its monthly update on innovations i... Read More

Oct
21
2015
IRS Issues 2016 General Income Tax Adjustments/Limits/Thresholds

In a busy day for the United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the IRS has issued its 2016 gene... Read More

Oct
21
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

Oct
21
2015
AHRQ Invites Hospitals to Test New QI ICD-10 Compliant Software

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has announced its planned release in 2016 of n... Read More

Oct
21
2015
IRS Issues 2016 Limits and Adjustments for Pension and Other Retirement Investments

The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued the 2016 adjustments for limits to contr... Read More

Oct
21
2015
FDA Issues Regulatory Update for Health Professionals

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued its update on its regulatory ac... Read More

Oct
20
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

Oct
20
2015
NYSAG Obtains $550 Million Settlement with Tobacco Companies

New York State Attorney General (NYSAG) Eric Schneiderman has announced a settlement with tobacco co... Read More

Oct
20
2015
Governor Cuomo Launches Next Phase in Fight Against Prescription Opioid Abuse

Governor Cuomo has launched the latest phase of New York State's campaign to combat prescription opi... Read More

Oct
20
2015
NIH Announces Prize Competition on Use of Big Data in Health Care

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced a prize competition for development of new pro... Read More

Oct
20
2015
FDA Issues 2016 Regulatory Science Priorities

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued its regulatory science priorities fo... Read More