306, 2011

Just When You Thought you were Ready to Report to VT . . .

On June 3, 2011, twenty-seven days before the close of the reporting period, the Vermont Attorney General’s office issued proposed changes to the reporting requirements for the reporting period July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2011. Revisions to the reporting requirements and the database will be addressed during the following conference call with the […]

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306, 2011

Vermont Revisions to FY11 Disclosure Form and Database

From: Wendy Morgan Date: Fri, 3 Jun 2011 16:12:14 -0400Subject: FW: June 16, 2011 Conference Call on Draft Consolidated Guide for 2011; Revisions to FY11 Disclosure Form and DatabaseWe will have a conference call to get your feedback on these documents on:                                Thursday, June16, 2011                                1 p.m., Eastern Standard Time                                Toll Free:             1-888-757-2790                                Pass Code:          […]

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2504, 2011

Don’t Get Burned By the Sunshine Act

The Sunshine Act is supposed to shed light on the pecuniary relationships between Life Science companies and Health Care Providers (HCP). The federal government is requiring the former to report all payments and “transfers of value” to the latter. Then all these spend instances will be posted online for the world to see. That’s the […]

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604, 2011

The Physician Payment Sunshine Act Explained

Attention pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and medical supply companies! Are you ready to report physician payments to the Federal Government? The Physician Payment Sunshine Act is a component of the Health Care Reform Bill that became law last March. The Sunshine Act will affect most pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and medical supply companies in the […]

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2601, 2011

Tracking and Reporting Aggregate Spend: The Time to Act is Now

MMIS officially launched MediSpend®, a new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform to enable pharmaceutical and medical device companies to efficiently and accurately track and report all expenditures on health care providers.  MMIS presented the software and conducted a live demonstration at ExL Pharma’s Tracking and Reporting Aggregate Spend conference, in Washington, DC on January 13, 2011. The […]

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1301, 2011

Aggregate Spend Reporting Requirements: What to Expect

Aggregate spend reporting requirements, initiated by the Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2009 at the federal level and in six US states, will become mandatory for all 50 states in 2012. New legislation introduced by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) of 2010 requires the disclosure of honoraria and other monetary transactions, as […]

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