Defense of Medical Malpractice / Professional Negligence Claims, Insurance Defense / Physician Financial Responsibility Requirements and Handling of Regulatory Issues Associated with Going “Bare”.
Defense of Doctors dealing with the Florida Department of Health (DOH) and Defense in Federal HHSOCR Investigations. Representation and Training of Ambulatory, Surgical & other Medical Centers for Record Confidentiality.
Consulting for Medical Facilities by Aiding Doctors with Disclosing All Information In Credentialing Applications, Hospital Medical Staff Privileges and Issues Arising Under New Laws, and Peer Reviews.
Major Changes in Health Care Reform have caused Issues with Transparency Laws, Payment Terms, and Managed Care & Health Insurance Contracts that Impact Reimbursements and Increase Requirements.
Independent Contractor & Professional Service Agreements. Negotiating with Hospitals & Wholly-Owned Subsidiaries in Purchases, and Providing Counsel to Merger & Acquisition Issues.
Drafting of Contracts & Service Agreements, Negotiations for Physicians / Employers / and Clinics. Representing Diagnostic Imaging Facilities, Clinics, Labs, and Nearly Every Kind of Medical Organization.
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Incident-to billing presents one of the last remaining opportunities for physicians to multiply their services and increase their income without having to work harder. However, the regulations which govern this practice under both the federal Medicare program and the various state Medicaid programs can present pitfalls to unwary physicians and their staffs who fail to…
Health care providers are quickly moving toward electronic medical records (EMR). While estimated total market penetration is still less than 20 percent, many more providers are considering or transitioning to EMR. Physicians and physician group practices should understand the potential risks and pitfalls as well as the important considerations for assessing and negotiating EMR purchase and…
Florida Supreme Court Overturns Caps on Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Awards. In March, the Florida Supreme Court declared the statutory caps placed on non-economic damages in medical malpractice cases unconstitutional in cases involving wrongful death claims. The Court did so in McCall v. United States of America which was a federal tort case involving medical…