Mental Health Treatment Facilities

Nelson Hardiman represents a large number of mental health treatment facilities and is known for its depth of experience in accomplishing the goals of its mental health facility clients. Nelson Hardiman counsels and assists mental health treatment facilities across a wide range of business, regulatory, and strategic challenges, including:

  • Business Transactions
    • Mergers and acquisition
    • Asset purchase and sales agreements
    • Joint ventures
    • Health system contracts
    • Managed care contracts
    • Employment contracts
  • Regulatory Defense
    • Licensing investigations and defense
    • DEA investigations and defense
    • Reimbursement audits and investigations
  • Compliance
    • Corporate compliance programs
    • Stark and Anti-Kickback Statute Compliance
    • Medicare and Medi-Cal compliance
    • HIPAA and state patient data privacy and security requirements
    • Medical necessity and documentation
    • Audit risk assessment
    • Employment law
    • Nonprofit law
    • Incident investigations
  • Litigation
    • Licensure defense and appeals
    • Medicare and Medi-Cal appeals
    • Payor and reimbursement disputes
    • Overpayment appeals
    • False Claims Act/qui tam whistle-blower litigation defense
    • Business and employment litigation
    • Lawsuit defense