Healthcare is one of the most highly regulated and complex industries in the country today. Now more than ever, healthcare providers and businesses need legal counsel with the knowledge, experience, resources and perspective to effectively navigate the maze of issues confronting healthcare organizations. Carmody is committed to helping clients manage the many forces changing the healthcare landscape. We represent healthcare industry players across a wide range of transactional and litigation matters including healthcare reform, federal and state regulatory compliance, risk prevention, patient care issues, labor and employment, HIPAA / health information technology, Medicare / Medicaid and third party reimbursement, non-profit law and medical malpractice defense.
Carmody is experienced in handling healthcare mergers, acquisitions and similar change-of-control transactions. With a thorough understanding of the legal and regulatory issues affecting providers, we represent nonprofit and for-profit hospital organizations, physician groups, and specialized healthcare centers. Our work spans joint operating agreements, the acquisition of nonprofit hospitals by for-profit systems, and the unique issues associated with the conversion of nonprofit hospitals.