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Healthcare Law

The firm’s healthcare law practice focuses on the representation of physicians and other healthcare entities providing a wide range of services. Areas of practice include compliance matters; provider contracting arrangements; labor and employment issues; Medicare and Medicaid payment issues; corporate governance; mergers and acquisitions; and the federal and state regulation of healthcare entities and physician practices, including HIPPA compliance issues and the application of fraud and abuse laws, such as Stark, the false claims act, the federal anti-kickback statute and state self-referral laws.

The firm represents entities engaged in physician practice management, claims processing, clinical laboratory services, emergency medical services, pharmacy services and diagnostic services. The firm also regularly represents physicians and healthcare entities in internal reviews and also administrative and criminal investigations involving fraud and abuse and false claims issues.

Our clients include large and small physicians groups and practices, billing and practice management companies, federally qualified health centers and, for many years, the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, one of the largest children’s research and treatment facilities in the world.