Department of Health and Human Services July 7, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Tribal Consultation and Urban Confer Sessions on the State of the Great Plains Area Indian Health Service; Correction
Document Number: 2016-16135
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service
The Indian Health Service (IHS) published a document in the Federal Register on June 3, 2016, for the Notice of Tribal Consultation and Urban Confer Sessions on the State of the Great Plains Area Indian Health Service. The date and location of the onsite consultation session has been changed as reflected in this correction notice.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-16050
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2016-16043
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; Notice of Closed Meeting
Document Number: 2016-16042
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Center for Scientific Review: Notice of Closed Meetings
Document Number: 2016-16041
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-07
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Medicare Program: Expanding Uses of Medicare Data by Qualified Entities
Document Number: 2016-15708
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-07-07
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services
This final rule implements requirements under Section 105 of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 that expand how qualified entities may use and disclose data under the qualified entity program to the extent consistent with applicable program requirements and other applicable laws, including information, privacy, security and disclosure laws. This rule also explains how qualified entities may create non-public analyses and provide or sell such analyses to authorized users, as well as how qualified entities may provide or sell combined data, or provide Medicare claims data alone at no cost, to certain authorized users. In addition, this rule implements certain privacy and security requirements, and imposes assessments on qualified entities if the qualified entity or the authorized user violates the terms of a data use agreement required by the qualified entity program.