Watch Out MCOs

With reported revenues in the billions of dollars and net profits not far behind, insurance companies providing a Medicaid Managed

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Legislative Update: SB4 – Medical Review Panels

According to the National Practitioner Data Bank, Kentucky reported an average of 269 payments each year from 2011 through 2015.

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What Healthcare Providers Should Know About MACRA

With the election of Donald Trump and the announced appointment of Tom Price as secretary of Health and Human Services,

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Eighth Amendment Claims

It is very rare for the Amendments to the United States Constitution to have any applicability to the practice of

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Radiology and Breast Cancer

Breast cancer affects one out of eight women in their lifetime. The primary tool physicians rely upon to detect, treat,

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Recent Supreme Court Holding a Mixed Bag for Healthcare Providers

Beginning in 2004, teenager Yarushka Rivera, a Medicaid beneficiary, received counseling services at Arbour Counseling Services in Massachusetts. In 2009,

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A Checkup on Medicaid and Behavioral Health Services

It has been a long time coming, but on March 30, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”)

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The State of Negligent Credentialing in Kentucky

Recently, Kentucky courts have considered whether to recognize a new cause of action called “negligent credentialing.” Generally, a negligent credentialing

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Kentucky’s Informed Consent Law

A new opinion by the Kentucky Supreme Court has altered the application of informed consent in medical malpractice lawsuits in

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