John brings significant industry knowledge to his practice and is actively involved in numerous health care professional and industry organizations.
John assists hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and other health care entities in the preparation of bylaws, rules and regulations, and advises them on medical staff privileges and responsibilities. He also assists clients in peer review hearings
Accreditation, Licensing and Certification
John counsels hospitals, physician groups, pharmacists, nurses and other health care providers to ensure compliance with all applicable accreditation, licensing and certification requirements. He also represents health care professionals who are at risk of loosing their professional licensure or those who seek to have the licenses reinstated.
John assists in the preparation, review and negotiation of managed care contracts. He works with clients in the structuring and formation of managed care entities and arrangements.
HIPAA, Privacy and Security
John helps health care clients comply with all medical information privacy mandated by state and federal law, including the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). He is also has experience in the privacy and security issues that arise in connection with electronic medical records (EMR) systems.
Regulatory and Governmental Compliance
John counsels health care systems, hospitals, physician groups and other health care providers regarding the development and implementation of plans and programs to ensure compliance with state and federal laws and regulations. He also assists health care clients in responding to government audits and investigations including those related to claims under state and federal False Claims Acts.