Tag Archives: comparative effectiveness

Part 1 – What if…SCOTUS Says, “Long Live Health Reform!”

This is the first in our series of “What if” posts on the possible outcomes of the Supreme Court hearings on the health from law.  Please come back for parts 2 and 3! The Supreme Court is likely to release […]

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IRS Releases Proposed Rules on New Comparative Effectiveness Fee for Health Plans

On April 12, the IRS released proposed regulations regarding the collection of the fee for the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Trust Fund (the “Fund”) under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”). The Fund will be used to pay for […]

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