The healthcare industry has experienced both rapid growth and increased regulation. Unique for a firm our size, PFS has an active healthcare law practice. The attorneys in our Healthcare Practice Group represent clients across the spectrum of the healthcare industry, including for profit and non-profit hospitals and health systems, physician group practices, and healthcare technology and service companies. In addition to attorneys who focus in the health law industry, PFS takes an interdisciplinary approach — drawing on the firm’s Business, Employment, Finance, Intellectual Property, Litigation, Real Estate, and Tax Practice Groups — in order to provide a comprehensive, full-service health law practice. Our services include the representation of clients with respect to regulatory compliance matters such as:
- Corporate practice of medicine
- Fee splitting
- Licensure and certification
- Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement
- Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute (and corresponding state laws)
- HIPAA and data privacy and security
In addition to regulatory compliance matters, our attorneys have significant experience representing clients in structuring, negotiating, documenting transactions, including mergers and acquisition, in the healthcare space to comply with the legal and regulatory requirements applicable to business deals in the industry.