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Fader Cited in Part B News
July 13, 2020 | Health Services
Eric Fader was cited in the Part B News article, “Latest Section 1557 rule rescinds trans patients’ rights, but SCOTUS has other ideas.” The article discusses the recent Section 1557 final rule which seems to removes civil rights from trans or non binary patients seeking federal payer coverage for treatment. Click here to read the …
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Rivkin Health Attorneys Write the Book on Federal AKS and Safe Harbors
July 9, 2020 | Health Services | Compliance Investigations & White Collar
Eric Fader, Jeff Kaiser, Chris Kutner, Ada Kozicz and Ben Malerba are authors of the newly released book, “The Federal Anti-Kickback Statute and Safe Harbors: A Practical Guide.” Published by the American Bar Association, the book covers all safe harbors currently in place, as well as the interplay between the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) and other …
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COVID 19 Business Briefing: Telehealth
April 7, 2020 | Health Services
On April 6, Rivkin Radler’s Eric Fader presented a COVID-19 Business Briefing on Telehealth. The Briefing covered recent developments in federal and state law and policy, and changes in private insurers’ policies, that have been aimed at encouraging the use of telehealth during the current public health emergency. This Business Briefing was the second in …
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Fader, Iseman & Malerba present COVID-19 Business Briefings
April 6, 2020 | Employment & Labor
Update The U.S. Department of the Treasury published additional guidance, in the form of FAQs. To view the FAQ sheet, click here. ———————————————————— On April 6, Rivkin Radler’s Robert Iseman presented a COVID-19 Business Briefing on the Paycheck Protection Program that was created under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). Administered …
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Fader Quoted in Part B News
March 30, 2020 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in the Part B News article, “Billing telehealth under COVID-19 rules? Document need, watch payer shifts.” To read the full article, click here. …
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Fader Interviewed for Part B News
March 2, 2020 | Health Services
Eric Fader was interviewed for the Part B News article, “Attesting to a patient or candidate’s health? Sure, but don’t fudge the truth.” Click here to read the full article. …
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Fader Quoted on Fees for Medical Records in Part B News
February 24, 2020 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in an article, “Court throws out fee policies for medical record sharing; watch for new rules,” in Part B News. The article discussed the recent court decision in Ciox Health, LLC v. Alez Azar, et al., which led to the Department of Health and Human Services modifying its guidance regarding patients’ …
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Fader Gives Perspective on HIPAA Enforcement for Healthcare Risk Management
December 4, 2019 | Health Services | Compliance Investigations & White Collar
Eric Fader contributed to Healthcare Risk Management’s HIPAA Regulatory Alert, which appeared in the publication’s December 2019 issue. The Alert outlines the best practices that will help avoid common HIPAA violations. Eric discusses the events that might trigger a regulatory action and the kinds of violations that may affect the severity of the penalties and fines. …
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Chambers and Partners Recognizes Rivkin Radler
April 25, 2019 | Insurance Coverage | Health Services
Uniondale, New York – April 25, 2019 – The prestigious Chambers USA Directory has once again included Rivkin Radler LLP in its New York rankings.  The firm’s Insurance Coverage Practice Group is ranked in Band 3 in the Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Insurer category and its Health Services Practice Group ranked in Band 4 in the …
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Fader Quoted on OCR’s RFI regarding Changes to HIPAA
February 26, 2019 | Health Services | Compliance Investigations & White Collar
Eric Fader weighed in on an article in Healthcare Risk Management discussing the HHS Office for Civil Rights’ request for information (RFI). The RFI seeks comment on how the HIPAA Privacy Rule might be changed to allow for better coordination of care among providers. Eric noted that the Treatment, Payment, and Healthcare Operations exception to …
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Fader Quoted in Part B News
February 6, 2019 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in the Part B News article, “Have policy, procedures, provider checks to protect from vendor kickback scandals.” To read the full article, click here. …
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Fader Quoted in Law360
January 2, 2019 | Health Services | Compliance Investigations & White Collar
Eric Fader was quoted in a January 1, 2019, Law360 story entitled “Health Care Policy Moves To Watch In 2019.” The article details the health policy developments that attorneys should continue to monitor in 2019. Eric discusses how U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR), which oversees patient privacy safeguards …
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Fader Quoted in Bloomberg Law’s Health Law & Business
January 2, 2019 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in an article in Bloomberg Law’s Health Law & Business, “Here’s Why Your Tax Dollars Are Overpaying for Medicaid.” The article discussed the Medicaid program’s difficulty in recovering inappropriate payments made by states to doctors. Eric told Bloomberg Law that the failure to collect the overpayments may be due in part …
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Fader Quoted in Managed Healthcare Executive
December 26, 2018 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in a Managed Healthcare Executive article, “Midterm election results: 6 ways healthcare could change in 2019.” Click here to read the article. …
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Fader Quoted in Bloomberg Law’s Health Law and Business News
December 5, 2018 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in an article in Bloomberg Law’s Health Law & Business, “Florida Physicians Group Exposed 9,000 Patients’ Data to Web.” Eric pointed out that the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has focused on the importance of risk analysis in several recent HIPAA settlements. The lack of risk analysis was a key component …
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Fader Quoted in Bloomberg Law’s Health Law & Business Article
November 27, 2018 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in Bloomberg Law’s Health Law & Business article, “Allergy Practice Discloses Patient Info to Reporter, Pays $125,000.” “The allergy practice got off easy considering how blatant their violation was,” Eric told Bloomberg Law. “I’m actually surprised that it took the OCR this long to publicize a settlement of this type,” Eric …
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Rivkin Radler Launches Healthcare Electronic News Bulletin
November 1, 2018 | Health Services
UNIONDALE, NY – Rivkin Radler has launched “Rivkin Rounds,” a new electronic news bulletin for businesses, professionals, investors and stakeholders in the healthcare industry. The bulletin will present brief articles with links to primary sources, covering such items as developments in regulations and laws affecting the healthcare industry and related health insurance market, and important …
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Fader Quoted in Bloomberg Law’s Health Law & Business
October 17, 2018 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in Bloomberg Law’s Health Law & Business article, “Anthem Data-Breach Settlement Sets Tone for Privacy Enforcement.” The article discusses the Anthem, Inc. data breach and how it is causing the federal government to pick up the pace on privacy and security enforcement. Click here to read the article. …
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Fader Quoted in Bloomberg’s Health Law & Business
August 29, 2018 | Health Services
Eric Fader was quoted in an article published in Bloomberg’s Health Law and Business, “State Employees May Be Key to Medicaid Fraud Fight.” The article discusses how using state employees instead of private contractors to determine who’s eligible for Medicaid could be more beneficial to the system in the long run. “The CMS hasn’t done …
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Rivkin Radler Welcomes New Partner
August 22, 2018 | Corporate | Health Services | Privacy, Data & Cyber Law
New York, NY – August 20, 2018 – Evan H. Krinick, Managing Partner of Rivkin Radler LLP, has announced that Eric D. Fader has joined the firm as a Partner. Eric D. Fader has joined the firm’s Health Services, Corporate and Privacy, Data and Cyber Practice Groups. Eric has represented healthcare providers and other corporate …
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