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Health Law Practice Group

The firm’s Health Law Practice Group serves a spectrum of health care providers and other entities, including integrated delivery systems, hospitals, medical teaching facilities, managed care organizations, insurers, physician practice groups, individual practitioners, home health and community based service providers, skilled nursing facilities, continuing care retirement communities, and hospices. Our clients include both not-for-profit and for-profit organizations. We work with our health care clients to develop innovative ways to meet diverse needs in the rapidly changing health care environment. Our attorneys bring a wealth of cross-discipline experience to bear on issues affecting health care clients, including the following matters:

  • health care legislative and regulatory compliance
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • organizational formation and governance
  • contracts, including exclusive contracts for hospital-based services and managed care contracts
  • financing, including tax-exempt financing
  • credentialing litigation
  • medical staff bylaws and peer review proceedings
  • antitrust
  • fraud and abuse
  • medical malpractice defense
  • managed care and other health care delivery system components
  • ERISA compliance and litigation
  • patient rights, provider obligations and risk management
  • emergency medical treatment hearings
  • home health and community-based services
  • contract disputes
  • tax-exempt status issues
  • insolvency issues
  • intellectual property issues
  • personnel and employment law
  • real estate, environmental, and zoning concerns
  • endowment funds and trusts

The Health Law Practice Group Coordinator is Jodi K. Miller.