Health Reform 2010: Change for Physician Offices

As we all know, President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law on March 23, 2010. The hefty act of 906 pages heralds change for every health care provider in the United States. Caplan and Earnest is keeping abreast of this revolution in health care. This article marks the first in a series where we will [...]

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Concerning the Creation of a Professional Review Committee by the Medical Staff of an Ambulatory Surgical Center

ASCs Now Eligible for Peer Review Protections In the 2008 session, the Colorado General Assembly passed HB 1075 which extends Colorado’s existing professional review statute to ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs). This bill was signed by Governor Ritter on April 1st and became effective on August 5, 2008. ASCs that conduct professional review activities in accordance with statutory requirements may now [...]

By |2017-06-19T10:39:00-06:00December 10, 2008|