Sandra M. DiVarco
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Sandra (Sandy) M. DiVarco focuses her practice on the representation of hospitals and health systems. She has counseled health care facility and system clients regarding all aspects of health law transactions and health system restructurings. Read Sandra DiVarco's full bio.
Health Care Enforcement Quarterly Roundup | Q2 | July 2018
By Paul M. Thompson, Sandra M. DiVarco, Stephen W. Bernstein, Sophia A. Luby, Tony Maida, T. Reed Stephens, McDermott Will & Emery, Amandeep S. Sidhu, David S. Rosenbloom, Emily J. Cook, Laura McLane, Matthew M. Girgenti, Monica Wallace and Natalie Colvin on Jul 18, 2018
Posted In Compliance Developments, Other Notable Enforcement Actions
How will key trends and developments in health care policy and enforcement impact future litigants? In the latest Health Care Enforcement Quarterly Roundup, we address this question in the context of: Continued interpretations of the landmark Escobar case The latest guidance from US Department of Justice (DOJ) leadership regarding enforcement priorities The uptick in state...
OIG Issues Report on Medicare’s ‘2-Midnight Hospital Rule’
By Christine Parkins Johnson, Emily J. Cook and Sandra M. DiVarco on Dec 30, 2016
Posted In Uncategorized
On December 19, 2016, the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG) posted a report examining the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’s) “2-Midnight Rule.” The OIG concluded that although the number of inpatient stays decreased and the number of outpatient stays increased under the 2-Midnight Rule, Medicare paid...