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Healthcare & Life Sciences Private Equity Deal Tracker: Hughes & Co. Invests in Voluware

McGuire Wood

Founded in 2011, its VALER platform is designed to help complete prior authorizations, eligibility verification and referrals document management. ., is a provider of cloud-based workflow and automation solutions for administrative healthcare transactions.

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CMS’s Final Rule on Medicare Advantage Risk Adjustment Data Validation

Health Law Advisor

As stated in the final rule, CMS intends to extrapolate RADV audit findings beginning with payment year (PY) 2018 but will not extrapolate RADV audit findings retroactively for PYs 2011–2017. million from non-extrapolated errors based for PYs 2011–2015, an estimated average of $8.2 CMS expects to recover a total of $4.7


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HHS Issues Proposed Rule to Provide Clarity on Rights of Conscience in Healthcare

Healthcare Law Blog

The 2011 Final Rule On February 23, 2011, HHS issued the final rule entitled “Regulation for the Enforcement of Federal Health Care Provider Conscience Protection Laws” (the “ 2011 Final Rule ”). The 2019 Final Rule was therefore vacated in its entirety and HHS has been operating under the 2011 Final Rule since its adoption.

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Healthcare’s Most Innovative Companies of 2020: hc1

Electronic Health Reporter

In 2011, hc1 was born from the belief that every patient is unique and should be treated that way. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. When the high-value care movement began, healthcare organizations focused on increasing value through cutting costs, but […].

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U.S. Department of Justice Withdraws Longstanding Healthcare Antitrust Policy Statements, Causing Uncertainty

Health Law RX

Published in 1993, 1996, and 2011, these statements have been relied upon heavily by the healthcare industry and their counsel, even though these guidance documents are non-binding and do not create legal rights or obligations.

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HIPAA Enforcement by State Attorneys General

HIPAA Journal

The Vermont Attorney General followed suit with a similar action against Health Net in 2011 that was settled for $55,000, and Indiana brought a civil action against Wellpoint Inc. in 2011 that was settled for $100,000. The Connecticut Attorney General was the first to exercise this right in 2010 against Health Net Inc.

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Addressing A Lack of Funding In Pediatric Digital Health

Healthcare IT Today

The digital health innovation space has grown exponentially over the past 10 years, with $2 billion invested in 2011 and $44 billion invested in […]. Be sure to check out their Bear Institute PACK, a pediatric accelerator challenge for kids.