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​The Labor and Employment Practice Group addresses industry concerns related to health care employment law, employment discrimination, immigration, union-management disputes and legal matters, National Labor Relations Board law, alternative dispute resolution in labor and employment, Occupational Safety & Health Administration enforcement, workers' compensation, and other labor and employment issues as they relate to employers in the health care and life science industries, including all health care providers, facilities, payers, suppliers, and manufacturers.

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Summaries of the Office of Inspector General (OIG) Advisory Opinions are provided by the Advisory Opinions Task Force of the Fraud and Abuse Practice Group. The Task Force aids Practice Group members in keeping abreast of new Advisory Opinions. For each new opinion issued by the OIG, a summary is released via an email alert and posted on several Practice Groups' websites.

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Bill Watch
A summary of the current labor and employment bills that were introduced in the 111th Congress (2009), or that were enacted into law.

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February 8, 2016 12:30 PM-1:45 PM Eastern
July 1, 2015 12:30 PM-1:45 PM Eastern
June 29, 2015 12:30 PM-1:45 PM Eastern
June 29, 2015 12:30 PM-1:45 PM Eastern

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Affinity Groups

Affinity Groups are created to facilitate networking and educational opportunities with other Practice Group members who share similar professional interests.
Please note: You must be a member of the Labor and Employment Practice Group or a government, academician, student, or PG 15 member (all-Practice Groups access) to enroll in this Affinity Group.

Task Forces

Task Forces are established for those health law topics that cross over several Practice Groups, and they provide collaborative, substantive resources for the benefit of the sponsoring Practice Groups' members.
Please note: You must be a member of the Labor and Employment Practice Group or one of the other sponsoring Practice Groups to receive benefits produced by these Task Forces.
  • Accountable Care Organization Task Force
    The Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Task Force monitors and evaluates the implementing statutes, regulations, cases, and secondary materials concerning ACOs. It provides written materials, webinars, and in-person educational activities to assist AHLA's members to implement ACOs and comply with ACO laws and rules. Since the ACO subject matter is so broad, and impacts the missions and interests of so many Practice Groups, the ACO Task Force is a multi-disciplinary/multi-group entity, and focuses its efforts on the production of a coherent and effective line of ACO-related educational materials using a variety of media and employing AHLA’s vast resources.
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  • Behavioral Health Task Force
    The Behavioral Health (BH) Task Force is committed to advancing the understanding of laws impacting behavioral health, including the delivery of services to those living with mental illness, certain neurological conditions, substance use disorders or developmental disabilities, and reimbursement for such services. A complex framework of federal and state laws concerning privacy, information sharing and exchange, reimbursement, involuntary commitment, and other subjects provides unique challenges to health care providers and payers of behavioral health services. Scientific, legislative, and other developments, including health care reform, have presented new issues and opportunities in this area, including primary and behavioral health care integration initiatives, insurance coverage parity mandates, changes to Medicaid, and evolving public policy, to name a few. The BH Task Force monitors and evaluates these laws and developments through written materials, webinars, and in-person educational activities so that AHLA members are better equipped to advise clients on behavioral health topics. In addition, the work of the BH Task Force serves to raise awareness about how behavioral health laws influence health improvement efforts, and will include collaborative efforts with AHLA's Public Interest activities.

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    Mark W. Peters Vice Chair - Educational Programs Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis LLP Nashville, TN (615) 850-8888 Email
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    Robert J. Tomaso Vice Chair - Membership Husch Blackwell LLP Saint Louis, MO (314) 345-6433 Email
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