Stuart Chesky, DO, JD, Ohio KePRO Medical Director, Appointed to Ohio Joint Legislative Study Commission on Most Favored Nation Clauses in Health Care Contracts
Dr. Chesky's medical and legal expertise will be critical when determining
the impact of most favored nation clauses
on health care costs and on the availability of, and accessibility to, quality health care
HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Stuart Chesky, DO, JD, Medical
Looking at language
...tened to sentences containing restrictive relative clauses
("The queen who was kicking the cook was fat") and...ause and good main-clause processing when relative clauses
were at the ends of sentences ("The queen was kick...dt proposes, may indicate that processing relative clauses
requires structural "switching away" from main cla...
Cardinal George Praises President Obama's Promise to Support Conscience Clauses, Seeks to Work With Administration on Goal
... Cardinal George grateful for Obama promise to support conscience clauses
Conscience rights will strengthen health care
Church looks forwar...cience of those who disagree with abortion," and his support for conscience clauses
advancing this goal.
Since 1973, federal laws protecting the conscien...
UL Medical Experts to Provide Instruction on Guidance for Risk Management in IEC 60601-1:2005 at IECEE Workshop
The guidelines, functionally known as an IECEE guidance document, were developed to provide clarity on application of risk management for clauses
that reference risk management in the latest edition of IEC 60601-1:2005 (3rd Edition). During the workshop, UL experts will demonstrate how to apply...
Why Are Healthcare Information Manufacturers Free of All Liability When Their Products Can Result in Medical Errors?
...e warnings about fatal drug allergies. In both cases "learned intermediary" clauses
hold that clinicians are responsible for noticing the mistake before prescr... that HIT contracts containing blanket "hold harmless/learned intermediary" clauses
are inconsistent with professional practice. Vendors would then have to foc...
The Surrogacy Journey: Not Just For the Wealthy
...el expenses. Insurance is another major issue; most surrogates are not covered under their own policies due to insurance companies inserting surrogate clauses
into its documents, so intended parents take on this responsibility as well.
Last year, a writer described her experience with surrogacy birth in...
Derma Sciences Announces 3-Year Licensing Deals for Highly Profitable Character Strip Bandages
...l products into the main
channels including mass market stores, drug store chains, supermarket
chains and the medical market. Although confidentiality clauses
mass disclosure of the specific characters, the newly licensed characters
have been featured in major films grossing over $1 Billion combined...
Proposing a New Global Compact for Infectious Diseases
...heir jurisdiction. However,
treaty ratification is generally a very slow process, limiting action on
urgent issues and states may perceive enforcement clauses
of treaties as an
unacceptable burden or a threat to their sovereignty. The Compact, on the
other hand, is a soft law approach that is a proven govern...
Governor Strickland Signs House Bill 125 Into Law
...he same physician credentialing
form and that they complete the credentialing process in 90 days
-- A prohibition against insurers using predatory clauses
contracts with physicians which have the effect of forcing physicians to
provide services at a lower rate than originally called for in their...
Ex-Cowboys Running Back Ron Springs Named Plaintiff in Constitutional Challenge to Texas' Malpractice Award Cap
...fth Amendment; -- The right to a jury trial clause of the Seventh Amendment; -- The due process, equal protection, and privileges and immunities clauses
of the Fourteenth Amendment.
The plaintiffs also ask that the federal court certify their joint
lawsuit as a class action for themselves and any oth...
Clauses in Medical Technology
Justice Department Will Not Oppose CEO Roundtable on Cancer's Proposal
...a business review letter from the Division expressing
its enforcement intentions regarding the CRC's and NCI's proposal to
develop and publicize model clauses
for use in clinical-trial agreements.
Clinical-trial agreements typically involve three parties: a pharmaceutical
or medical-device company known as a...
Clauses in Biological News
Study: Health undervalued in reproductive rights debate
...cist refusal to provide contraception and other actions like it are exactly what reproductive health advocates fear happening nationwide if conscience clauses
become the norm."
In another case, a judge upheld a law that would shutter a rural abortion provider, citing services available at another clinic 7...
Markets of biodiversity and equity in trade: An illusion?
...th or without consent, disclosure or use of traditional knowledge for commercial ends, filing of common names as trade names, agreements whose clauses
or implementation are unsatisfactory and so on. This gives it a rather hazy status which makes it more difficult to establish public policies that mig...
'Uniquely human' component of language found in gregarious birds
...ng, a characteristic, found in all human languages. Recursion is one way of creating of new and grammatically correct meanings by inserting words and clauses
within sentences -- theoretically, without limit. So, for example, "The bird sang," can become "The bird the cat chased sang."
Following the lead o...
Clauses in Biological Technology
AMDL First to Implement US & China-Based, GAAP-Certified Accounting Technology to Capitalize on Lucrative China Healthcare Market
...ilities in Jiangxi and Jilin provinces in China.
Securing tenured, contractual distributor relationships with exclusivity clauses
that enable AMDL's distributors to distribute and sell the Company's products in key China markets as well as Europe, South America and US without fac...
Liability issues not seen as roadblock to healthcare technology advancements
...h "are so favorable to the vendor that they state, `you indemnify me, no matter what,'" Stettner said.
Vendor-buyer contracts are key
The contract clauses
that relate to liability are extremely important for both parties; Digital Healthcare Conference attendees were told.
"Make sure your contracts ar...
Sarbox necessitating ECM software, but beware of `best practices'
There are all types of durations when you talk about contracts: yearly contracts to five-year contracts, contracts with options to renew or evergreen clauses
and contracts that specify certain performance standards within agreed-upon timeframes.
For example, you may be paying for a four-hour response tim...
Getting beyond the vortex of corporate mediocrity
...y stance on not giving two-week's notice. She wanted to know how organizations could combat that, and I said that they could have mutual 30-day notice clauses
or termination clauses, but I am sure the HR experts would recommend it stay one-sided.
Face it, immediate resignations are definitely on the rise....
Clauses in Biological Dictionary
...... A run - on sentence is a sentence in which two or more independent clauses
are joined with no punctuation or conjunction. It is generally considered t...ror. Some grammarians also include a comma splice, in which two independent clauses
are joined with a... Information about run on in the free online Eng...