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    Article

    Report: GDPR fines more than doubled in Year 3

    2021-05-27T17:05:00Z

    Data protection authorities issued 287 known GDPR fines between March 2020 and March 2021—a 120 percent increase in frequency, according to a new report from CMS.

  • Blog post

    CMS considers trimming medical care rulebook

    2017-08-23T12:30:00Z

    CMS, the agency that administers Medicare and other health insurance programs, is talking to medical professonals in an effort to reduce burdensome and unecessary rules, says Administrator Seema Verma.

  • Blog post

    Theranos’ health takes a turn for the worse

    2016-07-13T11:30:00Z

    The health of ailing biotech start-up Theranos continues to decline, as the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services imposed numerous sanctions on the firm following a review last year of its laboratory operations that uncovered numerous compliance violations. Jaclyn Jaeger reports.