The Legislature Could Save Alabama Hospitals with Medicaid Expansion

Mar 13, 2023 at 07:55 pm by kbarrettalley

By Steve Spencer In 2014, the Affordable Care Act offered to fund states’ Medicaid expansion with the federal government paying 100 percent of the costs for the first t.... Read More

The No Surprises Act is Full of Surprises

Feb 21, 2023 at 12:24 pm by kbarrettalley

Legislation had problems from the get-go   By LYNNE JETER   The No Surprises Act (NSA), which went into effect January 1, 2022, to protect patients from an estim.... Read More

FTC Proposes an End to Employee Non-Compete Agreements

Feb 21, 2023 at 12:23 pm by kbarrettalley

By Beth Vessel   In a dramatic departure from long-standing practice, the Federal Trade Commission hopes to put an end to the use of non-compete agreements by employers.... Read More

The Inflation Reduction Act provides a dose of holiday cheer for providers

Jan 14, 2023 at 01:18 pm by kbarrettalley

By Jesse Neil and Ellie Martin   It’s natural, this time of year, to reflect on the past twelve months and cast a wary eye toward the year ahead. For healthcare p.... Read More

New Department of Justice Policy on Corporate Criminal Enforcement – What it Means for Health Care Providers

Dec 19, 2022 at 09:24 am by kbarrettalley

By: Robin B. Mark   On September 15, 2022, Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco announced significant updates to the Department of Justice (the “Department”).... Read More

March 2023

Mar 13, 2023 at 07:49 pm by kbarrettalley

Your March 2023 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!