Healthcare entities face an increasingly challenging legal environment. This is true in everything from setting up a practice to complying with fraud and abuse laws such as the Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statutes, Federal False Claims Act and more.
At Hendershot, Cannon & Hisey, our healthcare lawyers have over 26 plus years of experience advising, consulting, and representing healthcare physicians, businesses, and facilities with a wide range of legal needs.
Commonly Provided Health & Medical Law Services:
From entity selection to contractual agreements, we help medical and healthcare professionals create a foundation and policy-driven structure to handle compliance measures, business and employment relationships, liabilities, and proactive systems that reduce risk and exposure to healthcare fraud. This includes:
Numerous regulatory requirements govern transactions and business dealings involving healthcare professionals and facilities. Our health and medical law attorneys regularly assist our clients with individualized compliance programs for all types and sizes of healthcare entities, including Practices, clinics, hospitals, medical groups, ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), pharmacies and independent diagnostic testing facilities, durable medical equipment (DME) entities and more. Our legal team helps with:
We have extensive experience in establishing unique compensation plans, buy-in arrangements, bonus structures, exit strategies and buyout formulas. In any situation, our goal is to create a means for you to accommodate growth in your practice or to replace retiring physicians.
Your license is your livelihood. Whether you need to obtain a medical license or your license is under investigation, our medical license defense attorneys have the administrative knowledge and experience to help.
We represent healthcare providers of all types in:
We have extensive experience with complaints to the Texas Medical Board and other licensing boards. Your prompt response to requests for information from licensing boards is a critical part of your defense. We will handle every step of the process, from the moment you suspect the board is examining your licensure.
Whether from third-party payers or direct payment, medical practices, hospitals and other medical businesses need to receive fair and full payment for services rendered. When this does not occur, you need a powerful advocate help you obtain the funds you are due.
We have successfully brought claims in courts and arbitrations to enforce the provisions of the Texas Prompt Payment of Claims Act on behalf of clients and have handled complex collection-related matters involving:
Hendershot, Cannon & Hisey, P.C. is a recognized Texas leader in health care and business law. If you require proven legal assistance, we encourage you to request an initial consultation to learn more about our services and how we can leverage our experience for your benefit. Call (713) 909-7323 for an initial consultation.