Tag Archives: Hospital

Taquisha McKitty’s Father Reflects on Legal Battle to Keep Brain Dead Daughter in Hospital

In this video Taquisha McKitty’s father reflects on his legal battle to keep his brain dead daughter in the hospital. Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts –

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Connecticut Hospital Paid Fines for Stark Law Violations for Renting Space to Medical Practice at Less Than Fair Market Value

On April 24, 2018, after it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Hartford Hospital in Connecticut, agreed to pay $423,017.45 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law provisions applicable to physician self-referrals and kickbacks. The OIG alleged that Hartford Hospital provided remuneration … Continue reading

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Washington State Hospital Ignores Patient POLST

In 2013, Charles Harris completed a POLST declining CPR. But that wish was not followed on March 26, when Harris' heart stopped beating during surgery to repair a fractured hip at PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center. The medical team performed compressions … Continue reading

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Brain Death Conflict – Areen Chakrabarti v Children's Hospital Philadelphia

Here is more television news coverage of the brain death conflict between the mother of Areen Chakrabarti and Children's Hospital Philadelphia. Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts –

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General Hospital Corp. v. Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2018)

By Kevin E. Noonan — The application of the written description requirement under 35 U.S.C. § 112(a) with regard to disclosed ranges is not always entirely straightforward or intuitively obvious, and this can particularly be the case when the question … Continue reading

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