In June, a federal district court ruled in Stewart v Azar that the HHS Secretary acted unlawfully in approving Kentucky’s Medicaid work demonstration, because he never even considered the issue that lies at the heart of any federally-sanctioned experiment carried our pursuant to § 1115 of the Social Security Act – how the demonstration will promote the objectives of the program that is the subject of the experiment. In Medicaid’s case, that objective is to give people medical assistance – the means by
Issue Briefs Offer Snapshot into Use of Health Information Technology Use by Hospitals, Health Systems
Legal and Ethical Architecture for Patient Centered Outcomes Research Data
The HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) released a legal and ethical framework and architecture for patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) and comparative effectiveness research (CER).
Publication on Information Sharing in Medical-Legal Partnerships by Jane Hyatt Thorpe and HPM Team
Lara Cartwright-Smith, Elizabeth Gray and Jane Hyatt Thorpe Published in Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law
Associate Research Professor Lara Cartwright-Smith, Research Scientist Elizabeth Gray and Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Academic Affairs Jane Hyatt Thorpe published “Health Information Ownership: Legal Theories and Policy Implicati