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Federal Judges Vacate Conscience Rule Nationwide


Posted on November 7, 2019 in Health Law News, HR Insights for Health Care

Published by: Hall Render

On November 6, 2019, a federal judge sitting in the Southern District of New York voided the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) Final Conscience Rule (“Conscience Rule”) set to take effect November 22, 2019.[1] In its ruling, the Court vacated the Conscience Rule in its entirety nationwide. A federal judge sitting... READ MORE

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HHS Final Conscience Rule and Protected Employees


Posted on May 20, 2019 in HR Insights for Health Care

Published by: Hall Render

Update: This blog article was originally posted on May 20, 2019, and it stated that the New Conscience Rule had not yet been published in the Federal Register. The final rule was subsequently published in the Federal Register on May 21, 2019, and this article was updated on May 23, 2019, to reflect this... READ MORE

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