Subspecialists

Nelson Hardiman represents a large number of physician subspecialists and is known for its depth of experience in accomplishing the goals of its physician subspecialist clients. Nelson Hardiman counsels and assists physician subspecialist providers across a wide range of business, regulatory, and strategic challenges, including:

  • Business Transactions
    • Formation of professional corporations
    • Formation of management companies
    • Accountable care organizations (ACO’s)
  • Regulatory Defense
    • Medical Board investigations
    • DEA audits and investigations
    • Reimbursement audits and investigations by private and government payors
  • Compliance
    • Corporate practice of medicine
    • Credentialing and peer review
    • Informed consent and patient agreements
    • Stark and Anti-Kickback Statute compliance
    • Medicare and Medi-Cal compliance
    • HIPAA and state patient data privacy and security requirements
    • Audit risk assessment
  • Litigation
    • Licensure defense and appeals
    • DEA license 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
    • Medicare and Medi-Cal exclusions and suspensions