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Health Law Attorneys

Protecting your interests in the business of medicine

Since 1997, the health law practice at Tinsley Bacon Tinsley, LLC has focused on representing physicians and other healthcare providers in the business of medicine. Our experienced health law attorneys have the knowledge, creativity and insight to provide sound advice and counsel on the complexities of your healthcare business transactions, whether you are a:

  • Single specialty practice
  • Multi-specialty group
  • Solo physician
  • Hospital-based provider
  • Imaging center
  • Clinical laboratory
  • Ancillary provider
  • IDTF
  • Ambulatory surgery center
  • Dialysis center
  • Portable imaging provider

A unique perspective and depth of experience offered to our Georgia healthcare clients

Our health law attorneys have experience representing hospitals in national and regional health systems. This experience provides our attorneys a unique view of the management, governance and structure of the systems within which physicians and other providers must operate. Our lawyers also worked with and represented hospitals and physicians during the formative stages of managed care. They continue to be involved in negotiating and dealing with the ever-changing complexities of healthcare provider systems.

Having dealt with the rapidly evolving healthcare regulatory environment from its infancy enables us to advise clients on:

  • Medicare and Medicaid fraud and abuse
  • The Stark Act
  • The Anti-kickback Statute
  • The False Claims Act
  • HIPAA
  • Antitrust
  • Accountable care organizations
  • Clinical research
  • Health plans
  • Managed care

How we help physicians

Our health law attorneys assist physicians with:

  • Physician practice formation
  • Employment and recruitment agreements
  • Restrictive covenant issues
  • Merger and split up matters
  • Hospital, home health, DME and IDTF relationships
  • Governance concerns
  • Practice management problems
  • Internal compliance reviews and legal audits
  • Representation in peer review hearings
  • Advice on daily practice and medical staff problems
  • Composite board issues
  • Department of Community Health issues
  • Physician self-referral questions
  • EHR and other chart issues

How we can help healthcare providers

Our creative health law attorneys assist with:

  • Formation, organization and governance for diagnostic imaging centers, dialysis centers, IDTFs, DME providers, clinical labs, ambulatory surgery centers and other physician-owned ventures (including joint ventures such as physician–hospital ventures)
  • Drafting and filing letters of determination and letters of non-reviewability to comply with certificate of need requirements
  • Negotiation, risk assessment and completion of asset purchases, practice reorganizations, mergers, consolidations and unwinds
  • Management and services agreements
  • Review, draft and negotiate medical building leases
  • Contracts and regulatory guidance
  • Other similar financial and business arrangements, such as:
    • Practice formation
    • Drafting and reviewing contractual documents (including shareholders agreements, operating agreements, employment agreements, recruitment agreements and restrictive covenants)
    • Preparing filings for various government agencies
    • Negotiation, risk assessment and completion of asset purchases and practice re-organizations (including mergers, consolidations and unwinds)
    • Regulatory matters (including HIPAA, Stark, Anti-kickback, Antitrust and internal compliance reviews and legal audits)
    • Peer review matters and hearings
    • Practice and medical staff problems

A health law resource for other law firms

Tinsley Bacon Tinsley, LLC provides health law expertise to law firms in business transactions and criminal and civil proceedings that involve Medicare and Medicaid regulatory matters and false claims violations.

Georgia health law attorneys providing experienced representation

For legal assistance with your healthcare business, call Tinsley Bacon Tinsley, LLC at 770.521.8790 or contact our firm online to schedule an appointment.

Tinsley Bacon Tinsley, LLC is conveniently located in Alpharetta off Georgia 400 in the Golden Triangle, an area encompassing eastern Cobb, northern Fulton, southern Forsyth, western Gwinnett and western DeKalb counties as well as the cities of Alpharetta, Atlanta, Cumming, Duluth, Dunwoody, Jasper, Johns Creek, Lawrenceville, Marietta, Milton, Norcross, Peachtree Corners, Roswell, and Sandy Springs.

Tinsley Bacon Tinsley, LLC
11175 Cicero Drive, Suite 100
Alpharetta, GA, 30022 USA
770.521.8790