Health Care and Health Law Sites

Resources provided by the American Health Lawyers Association. The American Health Lawyers Association (Health Lawyers) is the nation's largest, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) educational organization devoted to legal issues in the healthcare field.

Collections of Health Care and Health Law Internet Resources

EMTALA, information about the Federal Emergency Treatment and Active Labor Act, aka EMTALA
Health Hippo, a collection of policy and regulatory materials related to health care
healthfinder, a gateway to consumer health and human services information from the U.S. government
Health Care Law Research on the Internet, from Thurgood Marshall Law Library at the University of Maryland
Washburn University Virtual Law Library Reference Desk health law resources.
The Health Law Resource, maintained by William L. Manning.
Medical and Public Health Law Site, from Professor Edward P. Richards, Public Health Law Project, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law.
National Health Law Program - Justice in Health Care for Low Income People
hcPro's credentialinfo.com - the healthcare credentialing information supersite
MDExpress - Designed by busy physicians for busy physicians
Healthlinks.net
Professor Tom Mayo's Health Care Law page
National Library of Medicine's LOCATORplus, the Library's catalog of books, journals, and audiovisuals and access points to other medical research tools
Medical and Public Health Law Site, from Professor Edward P. Richards, Public Health Law Project, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law.
The "Virtual" Medical Law Center, a huge collection of links to US and foreign sources both medical and general.
National Health Law Program - Justice in Health Care for Low Income People
hcPro's credentialinfo.com - the healthcare credentialing information supersite
MDExpress - Designed by busy physicians for busy physicians
Healthlinks.net
Professor Tom Mayo's Health Care Law page
National Library of Medicine's LOCATORplus, the Library's catalog of books, journals, and audiovisuals and access points to other medical research tools

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Current News about Healthcare

Health Leaders
Reuters Health Information Services, news, reviews, opinions.
Doctor's Guide, daily medical news
Healthcare Intelligence Network

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Health Care-Related Professional Organizations

Healthcare Billing & Management Association, the only trade association representing third-party medical billers.
AAMC, the Association of American Medical Colleges
American Hospital Association Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) home page
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) home page
HFMA, the Healthcare Financial Management Association, information and links on healthcare finance issues
American Society for Healthcare Risk Management
American Medical Association
National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association
American Health Information Management Association
URAC, American Accreditation HealthCare Commission
Association Of Federal Defense Attorneys
American College of Legal Medicine

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Health Policy Analysis Organizations

National Health Policy Forum
The Brookings Institution
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
The Urban Institute

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State Bar Health Law Sections/Associations

Arizona
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Illinois (Members Only)
Iowa
Indiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Minnesota
North Carolina
New Jersey
New York
Oregon
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Texas
Virginia
Washington
Wisconsin

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Periodicals

NursingCenter.com, collection of nursing journals including AJN, Nursing Research, and MCN -- American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing
The New England Journal of Medicine (table of contents available by email -- see the Web site)
Modern HealthCare
Journals of the American Medical Association (registration required), including Web editions of the Journal, American Medical News, 10 specialty journals, and other publications
Health Forum/AHA, publishers of Hospital and Health Networks, AHA News, and Trustee
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, Duke University Press
Lawyers Weekly USA the national newspaper for small-firm lawyers
Medical Economics, a business magazine for medical professionals
Journal of Contemporary Health Law and Policy at the Catholic University of America

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Medical Ethics/Bioethics Sites

Medical College of Wisconsin Bioethics Online Service
University of Pennsylvania Center for Bioethics
University of Miami School of Medicine Louis Calder Memorial Library Internet Catalog - Bioethics
American Association of Bioethics home page
American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics
MedWeb Index to Bioethics Materials

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Compliance Sites

Columbia/HCA
University Medical Associates Compliance Department
University of Florida College of Medicine Office of Compliance
Arkansas Children's Hospital
University of Rochester Medical Center Compliance Office
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio's Institutional Compliance Program
Thomas Jefferson University Corporate Compliance Program
Creighton University's Billing Compliance Program For Health Sciences Schools
Baptist Health Corporate Compliance
Medical College of Wisconsin Compliance Office
University of Pennsylvania Office of Audit and Compliance

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Physician Internet Information

Parties excluded from Federal and Non-procurement Programs
American Board of Medical Specialties
Physician background information
Physician UPIN numbers
AMA Physician locator
Information concerning licensure and disciplinary actions by state

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Other Health-Related Sites

Alan S. Goldberg's Law, Technology and Change Home Page
Prof. Tom Mayo: Law and Medicine; Health Care; Law and Medicine; Bioethics; Law, Literature & Medicine
Hospital Web, list of all hospitals on the Internet, and more.
Privacy Issues in Health Care, Useful Web Resources
The Pennsylvania Health Law Project, advocacy resource for Pennsylvania consumers with issues with their health plans
Foundation for Genetic Medicine

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