Health Law Journal

  • Health Law Journal -Spr17
    A publication of the Health Law Section
  • Table of Contents Current Issue

    Spring 2017

    A Message from the Section Chair
    Raul A. Tabora Jr.

    Regular Features
    In the New York State Courts
    2017 Health Care Legislative Preview
    In the New York State Agencies
    New York State Fraud, Abuse and Compliance Developments
    In the Law Journals
    For Your Information

    Feature Articles
    Psychiatric Advance Directives: A New York Perspective
    By Ronna Blau, Lisa Volpe, Christy Coe and Kathryn Strodel

    The 21st Century Cures Act: Its Impact on Health Information Privacy and Security Protections
    By Linda Malek and Jason Johnson

    A Proposal to Restore Medical Futility as a Clinical Basis for a DNR Order Under New York Law
    By Joseph J. Fins, M.D., M.A.C.P. and Robert N. Swidler, J.D.

    The Disconnect Between Judicial Approaches to Nursing Home Arbitration Clauses and Malpractice Waivers
    By Evan Lehrer

    Section Matters
    Newsflash: What’s Happening in the Section
    New Members Welcomed 

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  • About this Publication

    The Health Law Journal features peer-written substantive articles relating to the practice of health law on various topics including the Family Health Care Decisions Act, HIPAA, nursing homes, managed care, mental health, medical ethics, and long-term care. Also included are regular features on recent cases, legislation and publications, as well as updates on Section activities. Edited by Robert N. Swidler, Esq., the Health Law Journal is published by the Health Law Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

    The Journal is published as a benefit for members of the Health Law Section and is copyrighted by the New York State Bar Association. The copying, reselling, duplication, transferring, reproducing, reusing, retaining or reprinting of this publication is strictly prohibited without permission.
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