KWM delivers guidance on complex and often confusing healthcare legal issues. We advise clients about compliance with the Stark law and anti-kickback laws, analyze antitrust health law issues, resolve reimbursement issues, negotiate exclusive contracts for physician services, counsel medical staffs, and litigate both routine and cutting-edge healthcare issues for clients of all sizes. KWM counsels and defends health care providers under investigation for fraud and abuse violations and have experience defending against antitrust actions, as well as False Claims Act (qui tam) actions. Our attorneys have assisted physicians with professional licensing issues and disputes with preferred provider networks.
Our firm has several years of experience providing advice to a diverse array of clients on issues relevant to clients in the healthcare industry, including physician employment issues, federal and state privacy laws, Medicare and Medicaid conditions of participation and managed care contracts. We draw on the firm’s intellectual property, employee benefits, business and litigation experience for well-rounded representation to our healthcare clients.
- Represent healthcare system in alleged breach of Medicare regulations
- Represent doctor when hospital was attempting to take away his privileges.
- Represent physicians group in commercial matter against a surgical center.