The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services has announced a review of regulations and a set of revised regulations that have been deemed redundant, outmoded, or burdensome. They claim that this review will save health care providers in excess of $676 million annually. The press release is here: http://www.hhs.gov/news/press/2013pres/02/20130204d.html
The proposed rule is here: www.ofr.gov/inspection.aspx.
The May 2012 final rules are here: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-05-16/pdf/2012-11543.pdf