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Rachel V. Rose, JD, MBA

Rachel V. Rose, JD, MBA

Rachel V. Rose, JD, MBA, is a Houston-based attorney advising on federal and state compliance and areas of liability associated with a variety of healthcare legal and regulatory issues including: HIPAA, the HITECH Act, the False Claims Act, Medicare issues, women’s health, as well as corporate and security regulations. She can be reached here.

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A recent ruling in Texas is important for physicians to know, because it shows that laws regarding disclosure can have exemptions.

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An acquisition that comes from a failed business plan is a signal to physicians that you have to continually reevaluate the practice

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Find out what the recent agreement between the AMA and CMS means for physicians going forward.

CMS issues proposed two-midnight rule modifications and the reduction in the role of recovery audit contractors.

A couple of words can mean the difference between being covered for a certain event and not being covered.

Physicians should be aware that Phase II of OCR's HIPAA Audits have commenced. Here is a short check-list to prepare your practice.

Recent court rulings underscore the importance of maintaining compliance with Medicare billing.

When physicians and other entities resist complying with HIPAA requirements, it can lead to an increase in practice liability.

TAP — technical, administrative, and physical controls should form the foundation of HIPAA compliance.

When attesting to meaningful use, be sure you are truthful about your HIPAA compliance efforts. Otherwise, you could risk being audited.

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