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Implementing a Timeshare License: Six Things to Consider


Posted on September 27, 2016 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Earlier this year, we reported on several benefits associated with the new Stark exception for timeshare arrangements. While we believe that, under many circumstances, the new timeshare exception is an improvement over the space lease exception, it does have several limitations. Before a health care provider enters into a timeshare license that is designed... READ MORE

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The New Stark Exception for Timeshare Licenses


Posted on November 5, 2015 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Last week, CMS promulgated a final rule that creates a new “timeshare license” exception to the Stark Law. A few days ago, we reported on this and other changes here but believe that the timeshare topic merits additional discussion. The new exception was created due to the difficulty hospitals and physicians experience when trying... READ MORE

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CMS Issues Proposed Rule Affecting Space Leasing Arrangements Under the Stark Law


Posted on July 10, 2015 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Overview On July 8, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) published a proposed rule pertaining to payment policies under the Physician Fee Schedule for CY 2016 (“Proposed Rule”).1 In addition to changes to the Physician Fee Schedule and other Medicare Part B payment policies, the Proposed Rule addresses modifications to the Stark... READ MORE

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