Broad-spectrum legal coverage for professionals, practices, facilities, and suppliers in the highly-regulated and ever-changing healthcare industry.

For decades, KDDK has advised a vast array of clients across the spectrum of the healthcare industry, including:

  • Individual physicians
  • Physician groups
  • Hospitals
  • Health systems
  • Hospices
  • Home health agencies
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Assisted living facilities
  • Dental and orthodontic practices
  • Optometry and ophthalmology practices
  • Health maintenance organizations
  • Preferred provider organizations
  • Mental health centers
  • Durable medical equipment suppliers
  • Other healthcare professionals

We understand the needs of medical communities throughout the Tri-State region and are committed to providing our healthcare clients personalized, timely, and cost-effective services by applying a team-based, problem-solving approach.  Our healthcare attorneys draw upon the expertise of KDDK’s labor and employment, tax, business, real estate, and intellectual property attorneys to effectively advise clients in a broad range of legal matters concerning the healthcare industry.

KDDK healthcare law attorneys provide a wide range of services to our healthcare clients, including the following:

  • Organization of professional corporations and limited liability companies for healthcare professionals
  • Operating agreements, shareholder agreements, and buy-sell agreements
  • Purchase and sale of medical practices
  • Physician employment, independent contractor, locum tenens, and non-competition agreements
  • Overseeing business contract draftingCompliance with fraud and abuse and physician self-referral issues, including Stark, Anti-Kickback, and False Claims Act
  • Joint venture arrangements between physicians and hospitals
  • Consultation and advice concerning Medicare and Medicaid compliance
  • Tax matters related to exempt organizations
  • Medical facility licensing
  • Development and implementation of compliance plans
  • Consultation and advice concerning peer review issues
  • Development of and advice concerning general personnel policies and procedures and employee handbooks
  • Real estate lease and purchase agreements
  • Corporate mergers and acquisitions
  • Consultation, advice and representation as corporate bond counsel
  • Consultation and advice concerning intellectual property issues
  • Retention and release of medical records, including HIPAA and HITECH compliance
  • Risk management
  • Consultation and advice concerning corporate and bylaw issues
  • Bond financing for hospitals