Attorney Christine C. Whitney has been practicing health law for over 35 years and is licensed in both Florida and California. Her practice is dedicated solely to healthcare regulatory and transactional matters and alternative dispute resolution. She represents medical providers and health care practitioners in a wide variety of business, regulatory and operational issues and reimbursement disputes.
She handles joint ventures, contractual matters, state licensure, medical staff issues and the relationships between hospitals and physicians. She also serves as an arbitrator, mediator and hearing officer in health law disputes. Attorney Christine C. Whitney was one of the first attorneys to be certified by the Florida Bar as a specialist in healthcare law, in 1995.
Ms. Whitney has devoted her entire professional career to health care issues. She has practiced health law in government, as in-house counsel and in private law firm settings. She is the former Director of Legal Affairs for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida.
As head of the firm, Attorney Whitney personally assists each of her clients. You will not pay for time spent on your project by multiple attorneys or spend your time educating multiple personnel about the facts of your situation.
Co-Author: "Choice of Entity Issues for Syndication of Institutional Providers," Jacksonville Medicine, The Journal of the Duval County Medical Society, February, 1990. Author: "Safe Harbors," Medical Precis, The Journal of Polk County Medical Association, April, 1990; "Antitrust Issues for Physicians," Jacksonville Medicine, The Journal of the Duval County Medical Society, March 1989; "How to Avoid a Medicare Part B Overpayment," Florida Orthopedic Society Journal, Winter, 1991; "Developments in Federal Anti-Dumping Legislation," Jacksonville Medicine, July, 1989. Member, National Legal Committee, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, 1992-1994. Certified as an Arbitrator and Mediator in Health Law by the Alternative Dispute Resolution Service of the American Health Lawyers Association.
(Board Certified, Health Law, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education)