Norman Spencer’s Health Care Law group attorneys focus on representing healthcare professionals and entities in all types of matters. Health care is amongst some of the most heavily regulated industries in the United States. The vast area of complex state and federal healthcare statutes, regulations and policies that regulate the industry is continuously changing. That’s why it is important that health law attorneys have an outstanding experience, knowledge and understanding of this very challenging area of law.
At Norman Spencer’s, our highly skilled and experienced health law attorneys have represented healthcare providers, both business entities and individuals, nationwide for over a decade.
Norman Spencer Health Care Group attorneys concentrate on all areas of health law including government investigations and criminal prosecution of fraud and abuse, Medicaid, Medicare, and private carrier audits, health care business transactions, HIPAA, compliance programs, pharmacy law, managed care, clinical trials, medical staff issues, contracting and licensure issues. We represent healthcare business entities, physicians, nurses, pharmacists, DME suppliers, dentists, physician organizations, home health agencies, independent diagnostic testing facilities, rehabilitation companies, and ambulatory surgery centers.
Effective and Comprehensive Health Care Legal Representation
At Norman Spencer, we strive to provide clients effective, comprehensive legal counsel to help clients operate successfully within the constantly changing economic and regulatory environment.
Our team also represents clients before local and federal regulatory enforcement agencies. We regularly appear in various administrative forums, as well as state and federal courts. In addition, our attorneys cover a wide-range of health law matters, including but not limited to:
Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute, Fraud & Abuse
Our healthcare lawyers help healthcare entities and providers to comply with the federal Stark law and federal Anti-Kickback Statute, We also provide counsel to clients ensure compliance with state and federal fraud and abuse rules and regulations.
We routinely assist clients with matters involving the Stark law, the federal self-referral prohibition, the Anti-Kickback Statute, which bans providers from receiving remuneration in return for referring Medicare and Medicaid services. Our lawyers also provide representation to clients in connection with state laws affecting self-referrals, kickbacks, fee splitting, and the corporate practice of medicine.
Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC), Medicare, Medicaid, & Third Party Payor Audits
Our health care attorneys have been routinely asked to assist clients in defense and appeals of healthcare audits and overpayment demands. In this field, we represent physicians, nursing homes, hospitals, pharmacies, home health agencies, laboratories, DME suppliers, and many others.
Professional Licensing and Credentialing Representation
Norman Spencer attorneys have significant experience in representing individual healthcare providers in licensing, staff privileges, and credentialing matters. We represent physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, and others in all types of disciplinary investigations and hearings. We also handle peer reviews and medical board hearings.
Healthcare Fraud Criminal Defense
Our attorneys have unique cross-discipline experience in healthcare law and white-collar criminal defense. We have represented hundreds of healthcare providers in state and federal courts criminal prosecutions and countless government investigations of health care fraud. Criminal conviction is the most common reason for healthcare career termination.
If you need to discuss your matter with highly experienced healthcare attorney, please contact us today to schedule a consultation.