Connecticut Health Care News

MedNotes – July 27, 2023

CT Signals Increased Scrutiny of Physician Practice Acquisition HCMA's general counsel, Garfunkel Wild, PC, recently sent an Alert reminding physicians of the requirement for certain practice transactions need CON (Certificate of Need) approval. The CON depends on who...

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MedNotes – June 27, 2023

Connecticut Modifies Non-Compete Law for Physicians, and Extends Protections to APRN’s and PA’s Effective July 1, 2023, CT Public Act 23-97 modifies Connecticut’s noncompetition statute in several ways. The new law amends how, when, and in what situations non-compete...

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MedNotes – June 13, 2023

HCMA MedNotes - Elder Abuse Training Must Physicians Must Complete Training before June 30 Reminder to HCMA members who are registered with DEA: June 27 is a key date. After this date, whether you are renewing or this is your first registration with the DEA, you will...

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HCMA ALERT: New Mandatory DEA Training Requirement

New Mandatory DEA Training Requirement On December 29, 2022, the federal Consolidated Appropriations Act enacted a new one-time eight-hour training requirement for all Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registered practitioners on the treatment and management of...

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MedNotes: Physicians Included in CT’s “Red Flag” Law

Public Health Emergency Extended To October 13, 2022 The U.S. Public Health Emergency (PHE) has been extended through October 13, 2022. CDC data shows that more than half of the country's population lives in a county with a high COVID–19 Community Level, where the...

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