Kathryn Roe: Media

Interviews and Quotes

  • Reacting to Disclosures Rule Proposal: HITECH Rule Called ‘Unreasonable’ by Some, ‘Overdue’ by Others, quoted in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (June 2, 2011)
  • NCQA’s Final ACO Standards in July May Have Later Impact on Medicare, quoted in ACO Business News (June 2011)
  • Health Net Breach Tops Federal List: Investigations of Incident Affecting 1.9 Million Continue, quoted in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Apr. 6, 2011)
  • Tally of Major Breaches Ever-Changing: Federal HITECH Breach List Often Adjusted, quoted in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Jan. 21, 2011)
  • HIPAA Enforcement: A 2011 Priority?—Security Expert Questions Whether Resources Are Available, quoted in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Jan. 19, 2011)
  • HIPAA Enforcement: When?—Audit Program in Limbo, State Civil Suits Yet to Kick In,
 quoted in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Jan. 6, 2011)
  • 2011 Privacy, Security Regulatory Outlook: HIPAA Modifications, HITECH Breach Rule Update at Top of List, quoted in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Dec. 30, 2010)
  • HIPAA Enforcement: A 2011 Priority?: Security Expert Questions Whether Resources Are Available, podcast interview in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Dec. 29, 2010)
  • CMS Seeks Input Mainly on ACO Structure, But Market Power Issues Remain a Concern, quoted in ACO Business News (Dec. 2010)
  • NCQA Makes a Bid to Manage ACO Accreditation Process, quoted in ACO Business News (Dec. 2010)
  • Stakeholders Tell FTC, HHS Representatives of Need for Fraud, Antitrust ACO Guidelines, quoted in 19 BNA Health Law Reporter 1424 (Oct. 14, 2010)
  • Regulatory Actions on ‘Child Only’ May Not Allay Insurer Concerns, quoted in AIS’s Health Reform Week (Oct. 4, 2010)
  • Breach List Update: Tally Changes—WellPoint Slashes Estimate of Breach Impact,
 quoted in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Aug. 24, 2010)
  • Creating a Security Game Plan: Attorneys Offer Practical Tips for Hospitals, Clinics,
 quoted in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Aug. 18, 2010)
  • Breach Prevention, Notification Insights, podcast interview in HealthcareInfoSecurity.com (Aug. 18, 2010)
  • HHS Rule Calls for Rich Benefits at Standard Rates for High Risks, quoted in AIS’s Health Reform Week (Aug. 11, 2010)
  • HIPAA Hazard, quoted in 40 Modern Healthcare 8 (Aug. 2, 2010)
  • Quote of the Day in AIS’s Health Business Daily (Aug. 2, 2010), quote from HHS Preventive Services Rule May Raise Premium Costs by 1.5%, in AIS’s Health Reform Week (July 19, 2010)
  • HHS Preventive Services Rule May Raise Premium Costs by 1.5%, quoted in AIS’s Health Reform Week (July 19, 2010)
  • The Changing Health Law Practice, quoted in Chicago Lawyer (Jan. 2010)
  • Pfizer Pay-Out Shows Compliance Is Needed, quoted in Managed Healthcare Executive E-News (Oct. 15, 2009)
  • AHIP Advocates Enforceable, Uniform Administrative Standards, quoted in Health Plan Week (June 8, 2009)
  • How the Federal Stimulus Bill’s Healthcare-Related Funding Will Be Made Available, When and to Whom, podcast interview in Health Business Blog (Mar. 13, 2009)
  • Stimulus Sweet Spots, quoted in Government Health IT (Mar. 2, 2009)
  • Carrots, Sticks Used to Push EHR Adoption; Clock Ticking on Stark, Kickback Exceptions, quoted in Report on Medicare Compliance (Mar. 2, 2009)
  • Law Requires Health Data Breach Notifications, quoted in Federal Computer Week (Feb. 27, 2009)
  • Stimulus Bill Would Dedicate Billions to Comparative Effectiveness Research, EHRs, quoted in Health Plan Week (Feb. 16, 2009)
  • Federal Incentives Up e-Prescribing, quoted in Managed Healthcare Executive (Jan. 2009)
  • How Medicare Will Affect ePrescribing, podcast interview in Government Health IT (Oct. 2008) (with W. Culbertson)
  • EMR Legal…Working with and Hiring an Attorney, quoted in The Digital Office (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, June 2007)
  • Regence Balks at Offering Regional Plan, but Medicaid Plans Target ’07 MA Entry, quoted in Medicare Advantage News (Jan. 26, 2006)
  • Regional MA PPOs to Be Available in 37 States; Humana to Offer Them in 23 States, quoted in Medicare Advantage News (Sept. 29, 2005)
  • MCOs Rush, Submit Slew of Medicare Bids; Dramatic Rise Expected in Blues Options, quoted in Medicare Advantage News (June 9, 2005)
  • Part D Bidders Meet June 6 Deadline Despite Very Tight Time Lines, quoted in Drug Benefit News (June 6, 2005)
  • Groups of BCBS Plans File Jointly to Offer Regional PPOs in Upper Midwest, Pa/W. Va., quoted in Medicare Advantage News (Mar. 31, 2005)
  • CMS: Regional PPO Joint Ventures Must Enter into Single Contract, quoted in Medicare Advantage News (Mar. 31, 2005)
  • As MCOs Finalize 2006 MA Applications, CMS Promises Broad Flexibility on Filings, quoted in Medicare Advantage News (Mar. 17, 2005)
  • P4P Arrangements Can Carry Legal Issues, quoted in Managed Healthcare Executive (Mar. 1, 2005)
  • Medicare Law’s Innovations May Involve New Exposure to Fraud Rules, Lawyers Warn, quoted in 15 BNA Medicare Report 1497 (Dec. 10, 2004) and in 13 BNA Health Law Reporter 1744 (Dec. 9, 2004)
  • Controversy Brews over PHI Access for Banks; HHS to Rule on Exemption, quoted in Report on Patient Privacy (Sept. 2004)