Fowler, Chatterton and McElroy Guest Column in Law360: Health Care Reform 101: For Employers


Law360, New York (June 14, 2010)

On March 21, 2010, the House of Representatives passed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”), signed into law on March 23, 2010. The health care reform law will make far-reaching changes to the United States health care system over the next several years.  

This article is excerpted from a guest column. Topics include Whistleblower Protections and Retaliation; Reporting Protections for Patient Abuse in Care Facilities — the Elder Justice Act of 2009; A Standard Complaint Process for Nursing Facility Residents and Their Representatives; Expanded Definition of Original Source for Qui Tam Relators; and Breastfeeding Protections: Section 4207 of the PPACA.

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