- Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances
- Mergers and Acquisitions
|University ||Yale University, B.A., 2006|
|Law School||University of California, Los Angeles, J.D., 2010|
Lauren Tarantello is an associate in the Corporate Practice Group in the firm's Orange County office.
Areas of Practice
Ms. Tarantello's practice focuses on transactions in the healthcare industry, including mergers and acquisitions, hospital-physician contracts, and joint ventures. She recently represented Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in its affiliation with St. Joseph Health Systems, to form Covenant Health Network.
•Represented Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in its affiliation with St. Joseph Health Systems, forming the parent organization Covenant Health Network - a nonprofit organization of seven full service hospitals, which will now provide roughly one-third of all healthcare in Orange County.
Publications & News
•MSSP ACO Program - Proposed Rule
AHLA, December 2014
Healthcare Law Blog Posts
•Bundled Payments under the Affordable Care Act Continue to Gain Influence, August 8, 2014
•Medicaid Enrollment Continues to Grow, June 9, 2014
•Congress Delays Medicare Cuts until 2015, April 1, 2014
•Extern for the Honorable A. Howard Matz
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
Bundled Payments under the Affordable Care Act Continue to Gain Influence
Eric A. Klein,Lynsey Mitchel,Lauren Lee Tarantello, August 12, 2014
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced that it will add roughly 4,100 providers to the 2,400 existing providers testing the possible use of Medicare bundled payment contracts. Providers must apply to be candidates, and this group of now roughly 6,500 providers,...
Medicaid Enrollment Continues to Grow
Lauren Lee Tarantello, June 11, 2014
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has reported that at the close of April, an additional 6 million Americans have enrolled in Medicaid and related health programs for the poor since the launch of coverage expansion as a result of the Affordable Care Act. In just the month of...
Congress Delays Medicare Cuts until 2015
Eugene Y.C. Ngai,Lauren Lee Tarantello, April 4, 2014
On March 31, the Senate voted to pass yet another “doc fix” bill, which had been approved by the House the week before. This doc fix bill marks the 17th time that Congress has postponed the implementation of the Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) payment formula since 2003. It comes...
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