• 05.13.19

    Drug Pricing Transparency Rule: What You Need to Know

    On May 8, the administration issued the much-anticipated final rule requiring drug manufacturers to disclose wholesale acquisition prices in their broadcast advertising.

  • 04.25.19

    What Is Changing in Federal Health Insurance Regulation for 2020?

      The annual Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters from the federal Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) sets key rules for the commercial health insurance market. This year, federal regulators are unusually late in publishing it, so health insurers may need to scramble to ...

  • 04.09.19

    What Do Recent Class Action Changes Mean for Healthcare?

    Healthcare organizations are prime targets for class action lawsuits. The healthcare industry tops the list for class action data breach lawsuits. Healthcare is among the top-three industries facing class action lawsuits around the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)—despite a TCPA ...

  • 04.02.19

    What Marketplace and Regulatory Drivers Are Transforming Healthcare M&A?

    The number of healthcare transactions reached a record-smashing 1,738 in 2018. 1 According to a new Capital One poll, mergers and acquisitions are the preferred growth vehicle for 44% of healthcare executives in 2019, indicating that we will continue to see M&A on the rise.

  • 03.27.19

    Ending the Opioid Epidemic: Leading-Edge Responses and Next Steps

      By Jessica Altman, Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner | Joel Ario, Managing Director, Manatt Health | Patrice Harris, MD, President-Elect, AMA | Susan Kansagra, MD, Section Chief, Chronic Disease and Injury, North Carolina Division of Public Health Between 1999 and 2017, ...

  • 01.16.19

    A Framework for Disruptive Innovation

    Join the AHA Center for Health Innovation and Manatt for a new webinar on emerging trends, major players and implications for hospitals and health systems.  In 2018, some of the nation’s most innovative companies launched initiatives large and small to disrupt healthcare’s ...

  • 01.09.19

    ACOs, IPAs, CINs, PHOs: Legal Issues Behind the Acronyms

    What’s in a name? There is considerable overlap in the nature and goals of the “alphabet soup” of network structures—Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), Independent Practice Associations (IPAs), Clinically Integrated Networks (CINs) and Physician Hospital Organizations ...

  • 12.12.18

    Information Sharing During the Opioid Crisis: Challenges and Solutions

    In 2016, 11.5 million Americans were misusing prescription opioids, with the abuse reaching epidemic levels in 2017. The opioid crisis has accelerated the need for healthcare stakeholders to play a more active role in managing behavioral health—and patient care to transition from siloed to ...

  • 11.27.18

    Leveraging Medicaid Managed Care to Advance Value-Based Purchasing

    As healthcare costs continue to rise and stakeholders maintain focus on improving care quality and outcomes, payers are turning to value-based payment (VBP) as a critical tool for boosting delivery system performance. As the nation’s largest health insurer, Medicaid is no exception to the ...



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