May 20, 2020, 16:56 PM
DHS Issues Guidance for Pennsylvanians in Need of FBI Criminal History Background Checks
Find out how this applies to physicians.
May 13, 2020, 11:54 AM
DOS Temporarily Suspends Requirement to Provide Written Prescription Within 72-Hours of Emergency Oral Prescription
Get details on what the waiver means for prescribers.
May 11, 2020, 09:05 AM
Which Health Care Regulations Are on the Governor's Agenda for the First Half of 2020?
These are the regulatory agenda items relevant to Pennsylvania physicians.
Apr 24, 2020, 13:25 PM
CMS Blanket Waivers for Health Care Providers in Response to COVID-19
Get details on some of the federal blanket waivers for health care providers that have been issued during the COVID-19 emergency.
Apr 16, 2020, 13:06 PM
Secretary of Health Issues Order on Public Safety Measures for Businesses Permitted to Maintain In-Person Operations
The latest order applies to businesses authorized to maintain in-person operations, other than health care providers.
Jan 6, 2020, 14:20 PM
PennDOT Issues Guidance on Physicals for School Bus Drivers
Check out PennDOT's letter to Pennsylvania health care providers.
Jul 3, 2019, 15:15 PM
Pa. Pharmacy Board Publishes Pharmacy Compounding Regulations
In its preamble to its final-form regulations, Pennsylvania's State Board of Pharmacy made it clear that the regulations do not apply to physicians.
May 14, 2019, 16:08 PM
Answers to Physician FAQs on DEA Registration, Renewal, and Reporting
Registration with the DEA is necessary for physicians and other health care practitioners to write prescriptions for controlled substances. Check out these FAQs on the process.
Jan 31, 2019, 09:33 AM
National Practitioner Data Bank Updates Guidebook
Updates include information on quality improvement plans and surrender of privileges while under investigation.
Jul 31, 2018, 09:52 AM
The ABCs of the National Practitioner Data Bank: Disputing a Report
NPDB information can be voided if successfully appealed.
Jul 31, 2018, 08:00 AM
The ABCs of the National Practitioner Data Bank: What Physicians Should Know
The National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) is a government repository that collects, stores, and discloses certain information concerning health care practitioners. Get details on the NPDB, including who can report to and query it.
Jan 9, 2018, 14:39 PM
New State Law on Length of Stay in Ambulatory Surgery Centers Takes Effect Feb. 20
Effective Feb. 20, 2018, a new Pennsylvania law will align the length of stay in licensed ambulatory surgery centers and facilities with those of other states and CMS guidelines.