March 23, 2015
This Week: Bipartisan, Bicameral Permanent SGR Fix Introduced..; House Budget Committee Advances FY2016 Budget Proposal... National Coverage Determinations Proposed for Removal... HHS Releases Proposed Rules on EHR Incentive Programs and Health IT Certification Criteria... Departments of Justice/Health and Human Services Announce Medicare Fraud Successes... Indiana Adds Hundreds of Providers and Networks to its Medicaid Program Since Expansion
March 19, 2015
On March 19, 2015, Kathleen Quinn
, Acting Associate Commissioner for External Affairs for FDA, presented an overview of FDA’s communications strategy in a webinar titled “FDA Communications: The Strategy Behind Public Health and Regulatory Activities”.
March 17, 2015
NUMBER OF THE WEEK: $156 Billion.
The total of inbound cross-border acquisitions of U.S. firms since the U.S. Treasury announced its anti-inversion measures last fall. The latest figure
reflects a $50 billion jump from last year’s total according to a news report from the
Financial Times. Some of the biggest foreign buyers are from lower-tax jurisdictions such as Canada and Ireland. The United States’ 35-percent corporate
tax rate remains the highest among industrialized nations.