Health Care

Lenhart Pettit’s attorneys possess a wide range of experience in supporting health care organizations, ranging from large hospital systems to long term care facilities, home health care providers, assisted living facilities, and senior living/retirement communities (including CCRC-registered communities), as well as physician and dental practices.

We assist our health care clients in addressing complex issues unique to the industry, including:

  • Regulatory compliance (HIPAA, Stark, anti-kickback, etc.)
  • Managed care issues
  • Patient and Resident care issues, such as informed consent, guardianship, Patient Bill of Rights, advance medical directives, and residence agreements
  • Physician recruiting and contracting
  • Practice transitions, mergers and separations
  • Risk management and professional liability defense
  • Credentialing and peer review
  • Clinical trials and contract research organizations
  • CCRC registration and disclosure statements

We supplement this specialized expertise with a close-knit team of professionals from various other practice groups to support the more general needs of our health care industry clients,  including:

  • Corporate formation, mergers, acquisitions and other general corporate support
  • Employee Benefits
  • Labor and Employment Matters
  • Real estate, including acquisitions, land use, development, leasing, and community associations
  • Construction
  • Federal, State and Local Tax Matters, including tax exemption, private inurement, and unrelated business income taxes
  • Litigation
  • Financing, including tax-exempt bond transactions
  • Intellectual Property
  • Cybersecurity
  • Strengthening Foundations and Fundraising for Charities
  • General contract and general counsel services

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