Caroline Reignley

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Caroline Reignley provides valuable counsel on healthcare regulatory and reimbursement law to her clients, including for-profit and nonprofit hospitals, health systems and physician groups. She is particularly focused on advising clients on Medicare and Medicaid fee-for-service reimbursement, billing and coding, licensure, accreditation and healthcare compliance matters.Read Caroline Reignley's full bio.

Texas Abortion-related Litigation ‘just getting started’


By on Sep 2, 2022
Posted In Benefit Controversies, Employee Benefits, Health and Welfare Plans

It was a busy end of August for abortion-related litigation in Texas. Multiple pro-reproductive justice nonprofit groups sued Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and other prosecutors to protect the ability of pregnant Texans to obtain abortions in outside states, and Texas’ new trigger ban law went into effect. In this MedCity News article, McDermott Partner Caroline...

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Biden Administration Takes Action to Improve Competition, Transparency and Quality for Hospitals and Nursing Homes


By , , and on Jul 14, 2022
Posted In Employee Benefits, Health and Welfare Plans

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently published detailed databases summarizing changes of ownership of Medicare-enrolled hospitals and skilled nursing facilities (SNFs). The databases currently include information from 2016 to 2022, but the data will be updated and released quarterly. CMS also released the skilled nursing facility prospective payment system (SNF PPS) proposed...

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Preparing for the Demise of Roe v. Wade and the Criminalization of Abortion in Some US States: Practical Considerations for a Post-Roe World


By , , , , and on Jun 15, 2022
Posted In Benefit Controversies, Employee Benefits, Health and Welfare Plans

Sometime in the next several weeks, the Supreme Court of the United States will issue its decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization (Dobbs). Based on the draft majority opinion authored by Justice Samuel Alito that was leaked to Politico in early May, there is a significant chance that the Court will overrule Roe v. Wade (Roe) and Planned Parenthood...

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