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    11.16.16

    Gene Therapy: Understanding Evolving Coverage and Reimbursement Challenges

    Exciting advances in science have led to developing treatment breakthroughs—such as gene scripting therapies—that could represent the first potential cures for rare diseases and other life-threatening conditions. Gene therapies offer dramatic promise—but also come with high ...

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    10.04.16

    Social Media for Healthcare: Optimizing Opportunities, Overcoming Legal Risks

    The rise of social media platforms has opened powerful opportunities for healthcare organizations to develop personalized strategies that engage consumers—and improve their health. The potential of these new platforms, however, can be offset by their legal risks. The emergence of ...

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    07.27.16

    "Manatt on Medicaid" Webinar Series: Reforming Medicaid’s LTSS System

    Medicaid continues to gain scale and importance—both as the leading source of health coverage for Americans and a driver of reform in the healthcare marketplace. To give you in-depth insight into the forces reshaping Medicaid, their impact on the future and their implications for ...

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    07.20.16

    "Manatt on Medicaid" Webinar Series: The New Managed Care Rules and Their Implications

    Medicaid continues to gain scale and importance—both as the leading source of health coverage for Americans and a driver of reform in the healthcare marketplace. To give you in-depth insight into the forces reshaping Medicaid, their impact on the future and their implications for ...

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    06.15.16

    The Top Legal Developments for Life Sciences Companies

    Life sciences companies are facing an increasingly complex legal climate, and it is easy to miss some of the storms on the horizon. In a recent two-part webinar for Bloomberg BNA, Manatt revealed some of the most significant legal challenges that life sciences leaders need to watch in the year ...

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    04.26.16

    ACA-Driven Litigation: Cases to Watch (and What's Next)

    At a recent webinar for Bloomberg BNA, Manatt Health revealed the areas of the ACA that are fueling litigation, the implications of decisions already handed down, and the potentially game-changing cases to watch in 2016. The webinar takes a detailed look at ACA implementation and the lawsuits that ...

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    04.18.16

    The Legal Challenges of Multi-Provider APMs

    In a recent webinar for Bloomberg BNA, Manatt revealed how government and private payers are implementing alternative payment models (APMs) and analyzed the fraud and abuse, antitrust and other legal implications around value-based contracting between hospitals and physicians.

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    04.06.16

    Medicare Part B Drug Payment Model

    The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has proposed a major, national payment model that would, if implemented, significantly impact how Medicare pays for drugs provided through the Part B program. Under the authority of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), HHS is ...

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    03.03.16

    Healthcare Without Borders: The Opportunities and Challenges of Medical Tourism

    Once considered a fringe option, medical tourism has gained mainstream acceptance. According to the Centers for Disease Control, up to 750,000 Americans a year travel abroad for healthcare. Projections for the next decade call for U.S. residents to spend more than $300 billion in foreign care, up ...

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    02.09.16

    Where Is the Health Insurance Exchange Market Going?

    Now in its third year, the Health Insurance Exchange (HIE) market is beginning to mature. Certain aspects of the market are working well, while others are less successful. As consumers adapt to the Marketplace model, they are becoming more adept at evaluating their plan options and considering ...