Physicians and Other Practitioners
We provide physicians and other health care practitioners a broad spectrum of legal services, including, but not limited to: physician relationships (e.g. joint ventures, employment, medical director and professional services agreements); regulatory compliance (e.g. the Stark law, the Anti-Kickback Statute or HIPAA); responding to audits (e.g. OIG, DOJ or Medicaid); and, professional board hearings.
Hospitals and Other Facilities
We counsel and represent hospitals and other health entities with their business relationships with health care professionals, including the preparation, negotiation and review of the contractual arrangements arising from such relations. We help with joint ventures and other business structures, while ensuring compliance with state and federal laws and regulations, including the Stark law, the Anti-Kickback Statute and HIPAA.
Small Business Owners
We counsel small business owners on matters pertaining to the formation, development and operation of their health care businesses. We draft operating agreements and related documents, and review arrangements related to: leases; practitioner compensation; in-office ancillary services; business associates; employees; and, independent contractors.