AHLA Representing Physicians Handbook (AHLA Members)
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The American Health Lawyers Association is pleased to bring you the Fourth Edition of our best selling Representing Physicians Handbook.
Since the Third Edition was published, there has been continued expansion of the healthcare laws and regulations applicable to physicians. This updated edition of the Handbook addresses the issues that confront those who represent physicians in the increasingly complex physician practice world. The authors have provided their expertise to provide insight and guidance on issues of compliance, business, reimbursement, and many other issues.
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TASK FORCE CHAIR:
Michael F. Schaff
Bradford E. Adatto, Steven R. Antico, Todd R. Bartos, Philip F. Berg, Ann M. Bittinger, Andrew E. Blustein, Mark A. Bonanno, Steven J. Chananie, Nora A. Colangelo, Kathleen L. DeBruhl, Nicholas J. Giampetro, Peter A. Greenbaum, Rick L. Hindmand, David J. Hyman, Sarah J. Imhoff, Kimberly Kempton-Serra, Mark S. Kopson, Christopher J. Laney, Kim Harvey Looney, Grace D. Mack, Jay A. Martus, Jeremy N. Miller, Laura Navarro, Jill T. Ojserkis, Mark W. Peters, Robert M. Portman, Cynthia Y. Reisz, Todd A. Rodriguez, David L. Rogers, Kate Romanow, Joseph W. N. Rugg, Gary S. Sastow, Michael F. Schaff, Patrick D. Souter, Andrew Stathopulos, and Mark R. Thompson
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
About the Task Force Chair and Coordinating Editor
About the Authors
1 Physician Practice Organization
2 Overview of Regulatory Issues Affecting Physicians
4 Employment Agreements and Other Working Relationships
5 Life Cycle of Association: The Buy-In and the Buy-Out
6 Tax Principles Concerning Buy-Outs and Related Post-Withdrawal Compensation Issues
7 Tax Consequences Resulting From Choice of Entity
8 Practice Breakups and Physician Departures
9 Reimbursement of Physician Services
10 Physician/Hospital Relationships
11 Professional Liability: A Primer on Malpractice Insurance and Risk Management
12 Physician Joint Ventures
13 The Sale and Purchase of a Medical Practice
14 Hospital-Based Physician Representation
15 Use of Non-Competition Covenants in Physician Employment Relationships
16 Labor and Employment
17 Industry Relationships
18 Compliance, Compliance Plans, and Process for the Physician Practice
19 Non-Physician Practitioners
20 Physician Ancillary Services
21 Physician Recruitment Agreements
22 Physician Agreements
23 Background on Concierge Care
24 Physician In-Office Drug Dispensing and Compounding Arrangements
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes