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Supply chain

Here at Last: OIG Allows Limited Risk Sharing for Hospitals and Manufacturers

[09/19/18]

Posted on September 19, 2018 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

In the era of value-based care, health care providers and manufacturers are increasingly examining risk sharing opportunities in the treatment of patients. On September 17, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (“OIG”) published Advisory Opinion 18-10 whereby it approved a proposed risk sharing initiative with defined guardrails. The Advisory... READ MORE

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Blockchain in Health Care Explained: A Three-Part Series

[07/26/18]

Posted on July 26, 2018 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Earlier this year, Hall Render attorneys Ammon Fillmore and Melissa Markey published a series of articles with Becker’s Hospital Review on blockchain technology and its impact, potential benefits and challenges within health care. Blockchain Technology: Building Trust in the Supply Chain In this article, learn what blockchain is, how it relates to cryptocurrency and... READ MORE

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Three Supply Chain Strategies to Impact the Bottom Line

[01/13/17]

Posted on January 13, 2017 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

The supply chain continues to be the second largest and fastest growing expense for health care systems, second only to labor costs, making this an area of untapped cost savings opportunity and an area ripe for leveraging supply chain as a strategic driver of savings. Because the procurement of goods and services impacts nearly... READ MORE

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