CMS, OIG Propose Extending EHR Stark Law Exception, Anti-Kickback Safe Harbor Through 2016

Yesterday the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published an advance copy of proposed rules that, if adopted as proposed, would extend through at least 2016 the existing Stark Law Exception and Anti-Kickback Statute Safe Harbor applicable to the donation of electronic health records (EHR) items and services.

DBR’s Jennifer Breuer and Jeffrey Ganiban have put together an excellent client alert on the details, which can be read here.

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About Andrew Bowman

Andrew Bowman, legislative assistant at Drinker Biddle & Reath, specializes in legislative research and analysis for government relations clients across a variety of policy areas, including health care, education, and communications. He also has extensive experience with federal lobbying disclosure and campaign finance compliance. Prior to joining Drinker Biddle, Andrew served as an aide to Senator Chris Dodd (D-CT) for several years, and was active in the Senator’s 2008 Presidential campaign.

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