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Kidney Sales, a Free-Market Approach by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Recent events in New Jersey have served to highlight deficiencies in the Kidney Market. The impoverished of the world, at present, freely considering their options in a mark ... Read on »
Recommended Reading: Recent Legal Scholarship on the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid Expansion by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy As Frank Pasquale noted recently at the Health Law Prof Blog and here at HRW, law review scholarship is starting to emerge on the Supreme Court’s holding in National Federat ... Read on »
Electronic CDS Prescriptions Proposed in New Jersey by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy More than two years ago, the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued interim final regulations permitting practitioners to issue and pharmacists to fill electro ... Read on »
Post-Federalism Medicaid? by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Legal blogs have covered the Medicaid expansion in great detail. Now the law review scholarship is starting to emerge. Here’s one piece sure to make an impact: Nicole Huberf ... Read on »
Anti-Fraud Efforts Intensify, Broaden by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Over the last few weeks, the fight against healthcare fraud has prominently been in the headlines. First, late last month the Obama administration announced a joint effort b ... Read on »
The Health Insurance Donut Hole 3.0 by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Professor John Jacobi has informed us well regarding the donut hole to be created for the uninsured who would have been eligible for Medicaid under the ACA expansion of Medi ... Read on »
Two Approaches to Health Care Disparities by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy This is a very interesting video on addressing health disparities.  It’s particularly enlightening to compare Onie’s approach to promoting health to that of Accretive–an ent ... Read on »
Reinhardt in the Times on Socialized Medicine by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy In case you missed it, in the wake of the opening ceremony to the Olympics which featured a tribute to Great Britain’s National Health Services, Uwe E. Reinhardt, an Economi ... Read on »
Industry Funding of CME Down, According to ACCME by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy When we think about health care reform, we need to remember that we have been attempting reforms through many avenues of myriad parts of our health system.  The IRS revised ... Read on »
Graduate Certificate Program in Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Law & Compliance to Start Again,... by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Seton Hall Law School’s Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy starts classes again on October 7th for the Graduate Certificate in Pharmaceutical & Medical Device L ... Read on »
Medicaid Expansion: Winners and Losers by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Governors and legislatures are keeping their options open as they mull over whether or not to expand their Medicaid programs.  Medicaid expansion was slated to be responsibl ... Read on »
Exiling the Poor from the Insurance Market by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy John Roberts’ jurisprudential wizardry in NFIB has been compared with the artistic genius of pro wrestlers and rappers. Poor Americans in states newly empowered to resist th ... Read on »
New Jersey’s Medical Marijuana Program: (Almost) Off and Running by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Three summers ago, Seton Hall Law’s Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy issued a position paper in support of New Jersey’s then-pending “New Jersey Compassionate ... Read on »
Penn State May Have Benefitted from a Robust Compliance Program by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Curiously not mentioned in any of the stories about Penn State is the existence of a hotline to which eye witnesses of Sandusky’s child rapes could have been anonymously rep ... Read on »
Medicaid Donut Hole - Update #2: Professor Tyler Cowen gets it wrong in NYT by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I didn’t think I’d be blogging on this again.  I’ve posted twice, here and here, on the trap the Supreme Court’s Medicaid decision created for the poor.  Briefly, NFIB v. Se ... Read on »
New Medicaid Donut Hole: Update by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I recently wrote about the plight of poor adults in states that reject “Medicaid 2.0″ — that is, the expansions of Medicaid contained in the ACA.  Just to recap, the Supreme ... Read on »
New Jersey, It’s Now or Federal by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy It’s go time, New Jersey.  Now that the Supreme Court has upheld the Affordable Care Act, New Jersey has to reignite efforts to implement health reform — or else the Federal ... Read on »
The New Medicaid Donut Hole: Turning Down Medicaid 2.0 by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Now that Medicaid 2.0 is optional, what are the effects of a state’s accepting or rejecting the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion?  Much of the commentary, naturally, ... Read on »
Another Multi-Billion-Dollar Settlement for Pharma by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy As reaction to the Supreme Court’s decision on the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) continues to make headlines with mind-numbing political arguments surrounding the distinction ... Read on »
A Marbury for our time by HealthReformWatch.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy [Ed. Note: If you haven't read this piece from Professor Joondeph first published on the day of the Supreme Court's decision in the aca litigation blog-- you should; it make ... Read on »