Longtime CMS lawyer Don Romano will join the law firm of Arent Fox in Washington. As director of the CMS Technical Payment Policy Division, Romano, 55, has been responsible for writing the regulations that implement the Stark law restrictions on physician self-referral for Medicare services. He previously was a senior attorney in HHS Office of General Counsel, CMS Division, and has worked for HHS since graduating law school in 1985. Romano begins as a partner in Arent Foxs healthcare practice Nov. 17. -- by Gregg Blesch
Romano leaving HHS for law firm Arent Fox
Send us a letter
Have an opinion about this story? Click here to submit a Letter to the Editor, and we may publish it in print.