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McDermott’s Health Team Dominates with a Decade in Chambers USA’s Top Spot; Again Secures Only National Band 1 Ranking for 2019

By on May 3, 2019
Posted In Uncategorized

We are pleased to share that Chambers USA has once again named McDermott Health the only firm to receive a Band 1 national ranking in health care. This year’s Band 1 placement marks 10 consecutive years of securing a top national ranking in this prestigious law firm directory, and the ninth year that we have held this...

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Around the Corner in Digital Health: What’s Next for Care Coordination & Reimbursement?

By on Apr 29, 2019
Posted In Telehealth

The end of 2018 and the first months of 2019 brought a number of regulatory developments impacting care coordination and the adoption and reimbursement of digital health services. From the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Regulatory Sprint to Coordinated Care and Pathways to Success initiatives to the updated Physician Fee Schedule, speakers Dale...

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Digital Health Drives Forward – A Roadmap of Regulations

By on Feb 14, 2019
Posted In Telehealth

New digital health regulations arose at the federal and state level in 2018, bolstering the existing legal framework to further support and encourage digital health adoption in the context of care coordination and the move to value-based payment. McDermott’s 2018 Digital Health Year in Review: Focus on Care Coordination and Reimbursement report – the second...

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2018 Digital Health Data Developments – Navigating Change in 2019

By on Feb 4, 2019
Posted In Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, Data Transfers/Safe Harbor/Privacy Shield

Data privacy and security legislation and enforcement saw significant activity in 2018 and early 2019. McDermott’s 2018 Digital Health Year in Review: Focus on Data report – the first in a four-part series – highlights notable developments and guidance that health care providers, digital health companies and other health care industry stakeholders should navigate in 2019....

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Live Digital Health Webinar Series – Part 3: Leveraging Digital Health Solutions in Research

By on Oct 29, 2018
Posted In Big Data, Data Privacy, Telehealth

Join us on November 8, 2018, for the third installment of McDermott’s live webinar series on digital health. In this installment, partners Bernadette M. Broccolo, Jiayan Chen and Vernessa T. Pollard will explore opportunities for accelerating biomedical research, development and commercialization through digital health tools and solutions, such as end-user license agreements (EULAs), wearables and...

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Breaking into Digital Health: Factors Companies Must Consider

By on Sep 13, 2018
Posted In Big Data, Uncategorized

Companies looking to enter the digital health field face myriad legal implications unique to doing business in this sector. Whether emerging or established, companies exploring health care opportunities benefit from careful planning around complex issues such as pace of development, reimbursement systems, strategies for responsible data collection and use, and effective corporate compliance programs. In...

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Maximizing the Value of Big Data in Digital Health

By on Aug 16, 2018
Posted In Big Data, Data Privacy

The interest in leveraging the value of big data in digital health has become a focus of health care industry mainstays and newcomers alike. Within a challenging regulatory landscape, it is critical for those looking to play in this space to be proactive in planning their data strategy, with an eye towards compliance planning and...

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