Jeanne Born: Lawyer with Nexsen Pruet, LLC

Jeanne Born

Columbia,  SC  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Administrative and Regulatory
  • Computer, Internet and Technology
  • Chemistry, Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical
  • Corporate
  • Health Care
University Lincoln Land Community College, A.D.N., 1975; University of Illinois at Springfield, B.A.N., 1981
Law SchoolUniversity of South Carolina, J.D., 1994
Admitted1995, South Carolina

Jeanne Born practices in the health care group with an emphasis on hospital and long term care law, risk management, health information and technology including HIPAA/HITECH, credentialing, medical staff issues including revising medical staff bylaws, peer review matters, legal compliance, administrative and regulatory issues and reimbursement.

She is a Registered Nurse with experience in general medical/surgical nursing, medical/surgical neurology, and nursing management.

She represents a wide variety of health care facilities and providers including but not limited to hospitals, continuing care retirement communities, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospices, home health agencies, home care agencies and physicians.

Ms. Born also practices in the area of general corporate law with an emphasis on nonprofit corporate issues.

She is a frequent speaker on various corporate and healthcare issues including multiple long term care issues and general and health information compliance.

Ms. Born received her J.D. degree cum laude from the University of South Carolina School of Law, where she was Research Editor of the ABA Real Property Probate and Trust Journal.

Career Highlights

· Best Lawyers in America - Health Care Law, 2013

· YWCA - TWIN (Tribute to Women and Industry) Award

· Registered Nurse: Illinois, 1975; South Carolina, 1990

· South Carolina Bar - Health Law Section, Past-Chair

Reported Decisions

Served as Amicus curiae for the South Carolina Hospital Association in Wieters v. Bon-Secours - St. Francis Xavier Hospital, in which the South Carolina Court of Appeals held that due to the importance of protecting confidences revealed during peer reviews, questions concerning whether information protected by the Peer Review Statute should be subject to discovery will be reviewed by appellate courts even though the issue is interlocutory in nature.


77 Nexsen Pruet Attorneys Named to the 2014 Edition of Best Lawyers in America®
Nexsen Pruet is pleased to announce that 77 attorneys have been named to Best Lawyers in America for 2014.

Nexsen Pruet Attorneys Named to the 2013 Edition of Best Lawyers in America®
Nexsen Pruet attorneys have been named to the Best Lawyers in America® list for 2013.

Nexsen Pruet Earns Designation as 'Midlands Green Business'
Nexsen Pruet has earned designation as a Midlands Green Business, joining other Columbia-area organizations that are committed to environmentally responsible practices in the workplace.

Seven Nexsen Pruet Attorneys Become Members of the Firm


South Carolina Nonprofit Corporate Practice Manual
Nexsen Pruet attorneys Jeanne Born and Burnie Maybank are two of the co-authors of a publication that is the only "one of its kind in South Carolina."


"Legal Issues in Hospital Emergency Departments", South Carolina Hospital Association ("SCHA") for the South Carolina Chapter of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management ("SC ASHRM") and the South Carolina Association for Healthcare Quality ("SCAHQ"), June 2011.

HIPAA HITECH Update for the South Carolina Health Information Management Association, July 2010

Making the Most of Protecting your Quality and Safety Information: The effect of the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act for SCASHRM at the South Carolina Hospital Association, May 2009

HIPAA HITECH at AmcolSystem's legal update, May 2009

Legal Compliance Update at the South Carolina Medical Association's 2009 Legal Symposium

Legal Compliance Update at the South Carolina. Healthcare Association's 2009 Spring Meeting

Hospice / Nursing Home Relationships, a presentation for the December 2007 South Carolina Health Care Association meeting

Hot Topics in Long-Term Care, a presentation at the South Carolina Health Care Association's 2008 annual meeting

Quality Initiatives / Enforcement, a presentation for Direct Supply's 2008 annual meeting

Issues in 2007 Survey Certification and Enforcement, a presentation for the South Carolina Healthcare Association's Annual meeting.

Legal issues in Nonprofit Corporations - October 1, 2007 for the Lutheran Financial Managers Association

Nonprofit Bylaws - December 5, 2007 for the South Carolina Association of Nonprofit Organizations

2006 Legislative Update, a presentation for the South Carolina Hospital Association


Annual Health Care Executive Summit

Civic & Professional Memberships

· American Bar Association

· American Health Lawyers Association

· Health Care Compliance Association

· Richland County Bar Association

· South Carolina Bar

· South Carolina Women Lawyers' Association

· Sigma Theta Tau


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Office Information

Jeanne Born

1230 Main Street, Suite 700
ColumbiaSC 29201


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