Final Sunshine Act: Now the Hard Part — Part I: Basic Requirements

March 26, 2013

Please join us for the first installment of our webinar series discussing compliance with the final U.S. Sunshine Act issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

Applicable manufacturers and applicable group purchasing organizations must begin to collect the data required by the Sunshine Act on August 1, 2013, and must report the data to CMS by March 31, 2014.

This webinar will focus on the basic requirements of the act, including:

  • Types of entities that meet the definition of an "applicable manufacturer"
  • Requirements related to reporting deadlines
  • CMS notifications
  • Data review and correction periods
  • Payment data availability
  • Delayed publication
  • Continuing medical education and research payments

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
12:00-1:30 pm ET

Katie McDermott | Partner, Washington, D.C.
Rebecca L. Osowski | Director of Healthcare Compliance, Washington, D.C.
Michele L. Buenafe | Associate, Washington, D.C.

For more information, contact Elena Mazzeo at 202.739.5995

CLE Credit:
CLE credit in FL, IL, NJ, NY, PA, TX and VA is currently pending approval.

MCLE Credit: This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of one and a half (1.5) hours of General Education. Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, Provider No. 4730, certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.