Health Care Law & Litigation

DanaherLagnese’s health law attorneys are able to provide the health care industry with a full range of legal services needed to compete in a highly-regulated, intensely-competitive, and always changing environment. We can provide hospitals and physicians with a wide-range of legal resources to ensure that health care providers succeed in providing high quality patient care and in operating their businesses successfully.

We are able to assist clients with a wide range of regulatory issues including HIPAA, Stark, the Anti-Kickback statute, EMTALA, as well as state and federal licensing requirements. Our attorneys can assist providers with drafting and implementing compliance policies and programs, including both voluntary and federally-mandated plans that best meet these requirements.

We are able to assist providers by handling participation, billing and coding, and coverage for Medicare Parts A and B, as well as Medicaid. Our experience includes government investigations and audits, government reporting, and a broad range of issues related to government reimbursement for services.  Our attorneys have experience with credentialing, peer review, and various physician/hospital staff relations such as licensure and privileging.

Our attorneys are experienced in litigation arising within the health care industry. When providers are faced with litigation our attorneys have significant trial experience in successfully defending medical malpractice and complex matters. We routinely defend physicians, physician groups, and hospitals against potentially devastating claims.

Attorneys:
Joyce A. Lagnese
  
R. Cornelius Danaher, Jr.
  
Gerry A. DeSimone
  
Sally O. Hagerty
  
Ilyssa H. Kelson
  
Michael R. McPherson
  
Alice L. Vautour