EBIA Weekly Newsletter

Court Rejects Hospital’s Attempt to Elect COBRA for Patient Years After His Period of Incapacity


   September 14, 2017

Regents of the Univ. of Ca. v. Stidham Trucking, Inc., 2017 WL 3840259 (E.D. Ca. 2017) Available at https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/USCOURTS-caed-2_16-cv-02835/pdf/USCOURTS-caed-2_16-cv-02835-1.pdf A federal court has dismissed a lawsuit brought by a medical center that attempted to elect COBRA on behalf of a patient long after he received treatment at its facilities. The patient, … Read More


EBIA Webinars, Virtual Conference, and Recorded Seminars From Checkpoint Learning!


   September 7, 2017

Our September webinars address HIPAA business associate contracts and recent developments for group health plans. Registration has opened for the EBIA Advanced Virtual Conference in November, and our 2017 seminar courses are now available as recordings. For more information or to purchase, please click on the program title links below, or call 800-231-1860. Read More