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    HEALTH CARE

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    The Health Care Team at McGuire, Wood & Bissette assists physicians, dentists, hospitals, assisted-living facilities, home health care service providers and other health care providers and practitioners with day-to-day legal needs and significant practice-related issues. We routinely assist hospitals and medical practices with acquiring or being acquired by other hospitals and medical practices; physicians with separating from existing practices; dentists with buying or selling practices and hiring associates; and physicians, dentists and hospitals with all types of employment and regulatory issues.

    Our Health Care Team’sĀ long history of representing health care clients in regulatory, corporate, employment, tax, real estate and litigation matters makesĀ ours one of the most experienced and comprehensive health care law practices in Western North Carolina.

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    Healthcare - McGuire Wood & Bissette
    • Employment Issues
      • Drafting associate physician contracts
      • Drafting employment policies and procedures
      • Advice regarding employee discipline and termination issues
      • Representation in front of governmental agencies (EEOC, DOL) and State and Federal Courts
    • Transactions
      • Contracts
      • Corporation, limited liability company and partnership issues
      • Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures
      • Restructuring and reorganization
      • Sales of professional practices
    • Regulatory Compliance
      • Fraud and abuse, including anti-kickback and Stark
      • Health care reform legislation, including PPACA
      • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
      • HITECH and electronic health record technology
      • Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement
    • Managed Care
    • Asset Protection
    • Taxation
    • Peer Review