Regulatory Compliance

HIPAA Compliance for Physicians

We have extensive experience in healthcare compliance issues. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) has brought expansive regulatory changes to medical practices and related healthcare entities. Let us navigate these changes, so you are free to concentrate on practicing medicine.Our concentration on healthcare contracting issues brings daily contact with HIPAA, along with experience in finding effective solutions to the contractual ramifications of these regulations for physicians, physician practices and related healthcare entities such as accountable care organizations, ASCs, diagnostic imaging, and radiation oncology centers.

Stark Law Compliance for Physicians

The Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute generally prohibit a payment for referrals by physicians. Although you might think this would be easy to avoid, the massive regulations published have the effect of prohibiting or severely restricting many business practices that seem benign.Our experience in this area gives you the assurance that you won’t unwittingly run afoul of these complex laws.