Telemedicine and Telehealth Regulation Primer for Texas and Illinois

Jul 2, 2021

There has been an emergence of interest in telemedicine and telehealth in light of the recent constraints related to providing in-office care to patients. This article serves as an introduction to the governing regulations of telemedicine and telehealth. Part I below discusses the Texas telemedicine regulatory scheme and the significant changes made to the law […]

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China Briefing from Dezan Shira & Associates

Jan 16, 2020

Going into the new year, here are some insights on China’s economy for 2020. What to Expect as China’s Economy Enters 2020? Written by: Alexander Chipman Koty, Asia Briefing, Dezan Shira & Associates Word Count: 1841 After an eventful year, China is heading into 2020 in a cloud of uncertainty. Although the US and China […]

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Employer Essentials: Avoiding Discriminatory Hiring Practices

Jul 27, 2019

One of the keys to your company’s success is ensuring you have the right individuals working for you and representing your company. Properly selecting and hiring the ideal candidate is the first step in building a successful team for your company. In the first of a three-part series dedicated to employment law, we will provide […]

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Essential HIPAA Compliance Tips for Businesses Working with Healthcare Data

Dec 12, 2018

While some people may only know the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) as the reason you have to sign all those forms at the doctor’s office, people in the healthcare industry understand that understanding and complying with HIPAA is critical to the success of any healthcare business. HIPAA is a vast, wide-ranging, and […]

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Illinois Amends Hospital Licensing Regulations To Better Align With CMS’s Conditions of Participation

Jun 11, 2017

In June 2017, Illinois amended its regulations pertaining to hospital licenses within its state. The new rules, promulgated under the Illinois Hospital Licensing Act, 77 Ill. Admin. Code §250 et seq. , serve to make Illinois regulations more closely track CMS’s Conditions of Participation for Hospitals (CoPs). By revising the Illinois regulations to incorporate different […]

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