Our firm can provide an array of risk management and operational related services to clients looking to minimize exposure, evaluate safety concerns, adequately document all aspects of their operations and improve operating procedure and efficacy. Working side by side with our clients, we assist with drafting and instituting operational policies and procedures, compliance with federal, state and joint commission standards, conducting root cause analysis and patient safety issues, while affording the opportunity to analyze safety data in a secure environment. We also assist our clients with drafting and processing mandated reports, including Code 15, annual and audit reports.
In addition, we advise and assist clients with a range of operational contracting matters, including managed care contracting, professional services agreements, physician recruiting arrangements, and space, equipment and employee leasing, all with an eye to business practicalities and regulatory compliance.
Our healthcare lawyers help clients navigate the dense environment of federal and state regulations overlaying the healthcare industry. We provide guidance on a range of matters including HIPAA, state health information privacy rules, Federal and state anti-kickback and fee-splitting laws, and Stark and other self-referral laws, as well as design and compliance for employee benefit plans.