First Federal Case Challenges Health Care Reform, ICD-10 Implementations Pick up Momentum

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First Federal Case Challenges Health Care Reform, ICD-10 Implementations Pick up Momentum

Detroit – Does the Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution give Congress the ability to make laws that require a citizen to obtain a commercial product?  Last week, the Federal District Court in Michigan said the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and related legislation components are constitutional. The issue will probably be litigated in the U.S. Supreme Court.

Meanwhile,

ICD-10 implementation Impact

Work is begining to pick up steam, as more payers and providers initiate ICD-10 assessments.  An  ICD-10 assessment can be segmented into “must do” and “opportunities” components of a business roadmap.  The cost of an assessment can be an inexpensive insurance policy.

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Michael is Managing Partner & CEO of No World Borders, a leading health care management and IT consulting firm. He leads a team that provides Cybersecurity best practices for healthcare clients, ICD-10 Consulting, Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records. He advises legal teams as an expert witness in HIPAA Privacy and Security, medical coding and billing and usual and customary cost of care, the Affordable Care Act and benefits enrollment, white collar crime, False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback, Stark Law, Insurance Fraud, payor-provider disputes, and consults to venture capital and private equity firms on mHealth, Cloud Computing in Healthcare, and Software as a Service. He advises self-insured employers on cost of care and regulations. Arrigo was recently retained by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding a significant false claims act investigation. He has provided opinions on over $1 billion in health care claims and due diligence on over $4 billion in healthcare mergers and acquisitions. Education: UC Irvine – Economics and Computer Science, University of Southern California – Business, Stanford Medical School – Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Law School – Bioethics.

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