We understand that the healthcare business involves a careful balance of patient care, regulatory compliance, and business management. Therefore, we offer a range of services to healthcare providers ranging from general counsel services, to occasional consultation, to acquisition and disposition of healthcare businesses.
Business Structure and Operations
Our attorneys have experience with the structure of joint ventures and other relationships involving healthcare providers, financing arrangements, and transactions involving both the for profit and not-for-profit providers. We also are available to provide guidance and advice on routine operational issues involving contracts for services and goods, patient rights, HIPAA, consents to treatment, risk management, and regulatory compliance. Our attorneys also are available assist in administrative adjudications and appeals on regulatory matters.
In addition, we have experience assisting senior housing and nursing home clients with risk management through the development, implementation and operation of corporate compliance plans for their organizations as well as in obtaining certificates of need and licenses for the construction, renovation and operation of healthcare facilities.
We also are available to assist with employment-related concerns. Our attorneys have experience representing clients in a full range of employment-related issues, including equal opportunity laws, FMLA, ADA, employment at will, employee privacy issues, hiring and termination of staff, and compliance with wage hour and licensing laws. Where litigation cannot be avoided, our employment litigators can assist in enforcements of non-competes and other employment litigation.
Our attorneys also are available to assist owners of independent living, assisted living and memory care communities, nursing homes, and other healthcare providers, with contracting, due diligence, financing, tax-exempt financing, and structuring of transactions for the acquisition, development, disposition, construction and renovation of healthcare facilities and businesses.