Miller Health Law Group Named Top Firm in 2017 by US News

Miller Health Law Group was selected as a 2017 “Tier One” “Best Law Firm” in Health Care Law by U.S. News and World Report – Best Lawyers®. The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client…


CMS Releases Final MACRA Rules

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) repeals the Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) methodology for updates to the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) and replaces it with a new approach to payment called the Quality Payment Program that rewards the delivery of high-quality patient care through two…


Final HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules

January 24, 2013 On January 17, 2013, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) released the long-awaited final HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules (the “Final Rules”) The Final Rules are effective March 26, 2013. Covered entities and business associates will have until September 23, 2013, to come into…


Supreme Court Upholds Health Reform Law

This morning the United States Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision on the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the “Act”). In a 5 – 4 decision, with Chief Justice Roberts writing for the majority, the Court upheld the constitutionality of the controversial individual mandate and, thus,…


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Jeremy Miller on ‘What Buyers Look for in Practice Acquisitions’

Contemplating a sale? Legal expert Jeremy Miller outlines some of the key decisions professionals may make prior to and during negotiations. When contemplating the sale of a group, savvy professionals will know what entices potential buyers so they are in a strong position to negotiate a sale and determine whether…


Final ACO Regulations Released

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final regulations for Medicare Accountable Care Organizations. CMS also announced that it would accept applications for an Advance Payment Model ACO designed to provide support to physician-owned and rural providers which wish to operate as Medicare ACOs. The final Medicare…





ACO Regulations Just Released

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has just released the long-awaited proposed regulations for Medicare Accountable Care Organizations. (CLICK HERE to view the regulations.) CMS and the Office of Inspector General have also issued (CLICK HERE) proposed waivers for ACOs from the Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, and Civil…



Miller Health Law Group on New Developments for CT, MRI and PET Providers

Providers of advanced diagnostic imaging services, such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT) and positron emission tomography (PET), need to be aware of two important developments. One is the disclosure notice to comply with the Stark Law; the other is the deadline to become accredited in order to…