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Salem & Green Adds Regulatory Filing Specialist to Support Healthcare Licensure and Enrollment Specialist

Salem & Green is pleased to announce that paralegal Simone Robertson has joined the firm to support its healthcare licensure and government enrollment practice. Simone has been a paralegal for sixteen years and most recently comes from Fremont-Ri… Read More
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Jeanne L. Vance invited to speak at Leading Payment Issues Conference on Provider Enrollment for Sixth Consecutive Year

Jeanne L. Vance has been invited to speak at the American Health Lawyers Association’s annual Institute on Medicare and Medicaid Payment Issues Conference for the sixth consecutive year. She will co-present on the topic of “Fundamentals of Provid… Read More
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Jeanne L. Vance to Lead American Health Lawyers Association Educational Discussion Regarding Legal Issues for Durable Medical Equipment Supplies

The RAP PG leadership will hold its next open membership call on Wednesday, November 4, from 3:00-4:00 pm Eastern. Discussion entitled: “The Uphill Path to Payment for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies Suppliers" Read More
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TJC Announces New Hospital Accreditation Chapter Focused on Safety

On October 20, The Joint Commission (TJC) announced its publication of a new chapter in the 2015 Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Hospitals entitled “Patient Safety Systems.” TJC took the unusual step of publishing the new chapter o… Read More
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​CMS Calls for Immediate Adoption of CDC Ebola Virus Disease Policies

On October 10, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a memorandum to State Survey Agency directors strongly urging for hospitals and critical access hospitals to review and fully implement recent Centers for Disease Control an… Read More
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CMS Issues Implementation Instructions Regarding Long Term Care Hospital Certification Moratorium

On October 10, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a memorandum to State Survey Agency directors regarding implementation of a moratorium on the establishment of new long term care hospitals (LTCHs) and LTCH satellites as we… Read More
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CMS Proposes Conditions of Participation Changes for HHAs

On October 6, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule to make changes to the conditions of participation for home health agencies (HHAs). The rule would modernize Medicare’s HHA conditions of participation… Read More
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Salem & Green, a Boutique Health Care Business Transactional Law Firm in Sacramento, Recognized as Elite Law Firm by Inaugural Forbes Legal Black Book

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sacramento, California – October 8, 2014 – Forbes magazine has named Salem & Green, A Professional Corporation, to its inaugural Forbes Legal Black Book 2014-15 as an elite U.S. law firm. Created by Forbes Business Divi… Read More
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California Implements Provider Enrollment Fingerprinting Requirements Effective October 2

On September 10, 2104, the California Department of Health Care Services (“DHCS”) announced that it will implement federal requirements for fingerprinting in the Medi-Cal provider enrollment process starting October 2, 2014. This new process impl… Read More
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Health Reform Changes Medi-Cal Enrollment Processes for 2013

California Medi-Cal enrollment has undergone significant changes, effective January 1, 2013. The California Department of Healthcare Services (“DHCS”) implemented new Medicaid enrollment requirements as part of the Patient Protection and… Read More
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