Kevin Lyles practices in the areas of health care transactions, outsourcing, and technology transactions and cybersecurity and data privacy.
Kevin's health care practice focuses on significant transactions, including reorganization of academic medical center relationships, health care outsourcing transactions, licensing electronic health records systems (EHRs), HIPAA compliance, co-management arrangements, and hospital mergers and acquisitions. He also advises group purchasing organizations (GPOs). He has represented hospital systems, academic medical centers, children's hospitals, physician organizations, health insurers, and pharmaceutical and medical device companies.
Kevin was named the 2015 Outsourcing Lawyer of the Year for the USA by Corporate LiveWire, a publisher of legal guides, and received the elite Leading Lawyer designation for Outsourcing in 2016 from Legal 500. His practice is concentrated in customer-side transactions and includes business process and information technology outsourcing, with significant offshoring experience. His recent experience includes the outsourcing of HR, information technology, revenue cycle, finance and accounting, and benefit plan administration services.
Kevin's cybersecurity and data privacy practice includes developing cybersecurity and data privacy compliance programs, cross-border data transfers, responding to data and cybersecurity breaches, privacy policies, and identity theft prevention programs, with extensive experience counseling clients on compliance with HIPAA and the HITECH Act. He is a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).
Kevin has served as vice chair of the Health Information Technology Practice Group for the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA). He has served on the advisory boards for the Healthcare Outsourcing Congress and the Privacy2000 conference series.
Dignity Health purchases revenue cycle management services from Optum360
Boca Raton Regional Hospital selects Cerner's clinical and financial electronic health records system
ProMedica signs Academic Affiliation Agreement with University of Toledo
Honors & Distinctions
Best Lawyers in America (annually since 2003), Health Care and Columbus, Ohio Lawyer of the Year (2014 and 2016)
Ohio Super Lawyers (2011-2015), Health Care
USA Outsourcing Lawyer of the Year (2015) and Ohio Lawyer of the Year, TMT (2014-2016), Corporate LiveWire
Legal 500 (2016) Leading Lawyer Outsourcing and (2007-2015), Privacy
Corporate America Legal Elite, Best for Health Care Transactions, Ohio (2015)