A holiday present from CMS: Proposed regulations for implementing Sunshine

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

By Anne Wagstaff

More than 2 months after the October 1, 2011, deadline, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has finally released the proposed rule that would implement the "Transparency Reports and Reporting of Physician Ownership or Investment Interests" section of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (often referred to as the "Sunshine Act").