Practice/Industry Group Overview
Kutak Rock LLP has a strong contingent of national health care attorneys who are particularly noted for their expertise in health care regulatory matters and are often called upon to advise on the Stark Law, Anti-kickback Statute and reimbursement implications of existing and proposed arrangements between hospitals and physicians.
Our health care clients include more than 100 health care systems and hospitals, as well as multiple physician practices and physician-based entities, imaging services providers, ambulatory care facilities, pharmacy providers, long-term care facilities and managed care organizations. We have vast experience in hospital and other provider acquisitions and affiliations, joint ventures involving for-profit and tax-exempt organizations and physician-owned entities, joint ventures and/or joint operating agreements between nonprofit, tax-exempt health systems and various hospital/physician contractual arrangements. Kutak Rock also provides assistance and advice with respect to general corporate issues, corporate compliance, tax-exempt status and finance, antitrust, Medicare/Medicaid reimbursement, managed care contracting, internal and governmental investigations, civil and administrative defense, physician contracting and recruitment, credentialing, peer review and other medical staff matters, labor, employment and employee benefits.