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Summary of COVID-19 Medicare and Medicaid Provider Enrollment Waivers

The Centers for Medicare and & Medicaid (“CMS”) have issued the following COVID-19 emergency blanket waivers for health care providers associated with provider enrollment: Read More
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New CARES Funding Available for Medicaid Providers

On June 9, 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that it will allocate approximately $15 billion to providers who participate in state Medicaid program and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and who did not… Read More
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California Attorney General Clarifies Effective Date for Filing Adverse Action 805 Report By Health Care Peer Review Bodies

On April 20, 2020, the California Attorney General (“AG”) issued a published opinion clarifying that the “effective date” for purposes of filing a Business and Professions Code 805 report is the date on which a peer review body’s decision b… Read More
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Postponing Elective Surgeries to Contain COVID-19 Spread and Conserve Resources Presents Challenges for Healthcare Providers

The World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 pandemic on March 11, 2020.[1] As a result, there are more patients in need of immediate and attentive care, and many practices now have to consider how to continue providing necessary service… Read More
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CMS Issues Guidance to Providers to Respond to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic; Suspends Non-Emergent Survey Operations Unrelated to Infection Control

CMS has issued a variety of extraordinary pieces of guidance to the provider community to address the public health crisis of COVID-19.  CMS suspended non-emergent survey operations unrelated to infection control so that nursing homes, hospitals and… Read More
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S&G SHAREHOLDER JEANNE L. VANCE SPOKE AT THE AMERICAN HEALTH LAWYERS’ ASSOCIATION’S MEDICARE MEDICAID PAYMENT ISSUES CONFERENCE REGARDING PROVIDER ENROLLMENT, FOR THE NINTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

For the ninth consecutive year, Salem & Green shareholder Jeanne L. Vance presented at the American Health Lawyers’ Association’s Medicare Medicaid Payment Issues conference regarding provider enrollment. Ms. Vance was a panelist regarding … Read More
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SALEM & GREEN ADDS ATTORNEY JENNIFER NGUYEN TO HEALTHCARE PRACTICE

Salem & Green announces the addition of associate attorney Jennifer V. Nguyen to its healthcare practice. Ms. Nguyen began practicing in 2016, and is a graduate of UC Berkeley and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law.… Read More
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Salem & Green Adds Attorney Mena Arsalai to Healthcare Practice

Salem & Green announces the addition of associate attorney Mena M. Arsalai to its healthcare practice. Ms. Arsalai began practicing in 2016, and is a graduate of UC Davis and the University of the Pacific for law school. She will focus on support… Read More
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Salem & Green proudly sponsored the Women Lawyers of Sacramento 25th Annual ArtFest and Silent Auction

Salem & Green proudly sponsored the Women Lawyers of Sacramento 25th Annual ArtFest and Silent Auction. Proceeds from the event went to the WLS Foundation for awarding scholarships to deserving law school students and grants to local organization… Read More
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Jeanne Vance to Serve on American Health Lawyers Association Webinar Panel Webinar Regarding Hospital Transactions

Salem & Green shareholder Jeanne L. Vance will present at an American Health Lawyers Association webinar panel called, “Hospital Deals: How to Avoid A Regulatory Crash and Burn” on April 19. She joins national experts on hospital acquisitions… Read More
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