Doherty, Wallace provides a wide range of services to the health care industry. The firm assists health care providers in federal regulatory compliance, including Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement rules and appeals, physician self-referral (Stark) rules, privacy (HIPAA) regulations and electronic medical records regulations, as well as applicable state laws and regulations.
The firm provides general business advice to health care providers, including corporate organization, drafting and negotiation of employment agreements, vendor agreements, equipment leases and real estate agreements. Our attorneys provide services related to the taxation of health care providers, employment law issues, the sale or merger of health care practices, and the negotiation and drafting of contracts between hospitals or health care organizations and individual physician practices.
Doherty, Wallace’s litigation department provides litigation support for health care business, including malpractice defense and representation before the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine, Board of Registration in Nursing, Psychology and similar state administrative agencies.