We Received a PPP Loan – Now What?

We Received a PPP Loan—Now What? I wanted to direct everyone over to my law firm’s main website for excellent COVID-19 legal development coverage. Ruder Ware COVID-19 Coverage. With a second round of Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) funding coming available last week, a large percentag...

The Joint Commission COVID-19 Information Page for Health Care Providers

The Joint Commission has issued a Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance page for hospitals and other organizations who are accredited through that organization. The page contains a letter and a video from the CEO of the Joint Commission, Mark R. Chassin, MD, FACP, MPP, MPH. The Joint Commission Offers ...

Proposed Revisions to the SAMHSA Regulations Would Permit Non-Part 2 Providers to Reference Part 2 Treatment in Patient Records

Our representation of behavioral health and substance abuse programs has required us to stay in tune to issues involving special confidentiality of patient records under 42 CFR Part 2, also known as the SAMHSA regulations.  The SAMHSA regulations were completely recast in two sets of regulatory ...