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GACHASSIN LAW FIRM PROVIDES A RANGE OF SERVICES TO ITS HEALTH CARE CLIENTS ACROSS THE SPECTRUM OF LEGAL ISSUES THAT CHALLENGE AN INCREASINGLY COMPLEX AND REGULATED INDUSTRY.

AS A SMALL FIRM WE OFFER ALL OF THE SOPHISTICATED SERVICES OF A LARGER FIRM, BUT WITH A HIGH DEGREE OF INDIVIDUAL ACCOUNTABILITY AND ATTENTION. OUR CLIENTS RECEIVE THE BENEFITS AND COST-EFFICIENCIES THAT COME FROM DEALING WITH EXPERIENCED ATTORNEYS WHO HAVE IN-DEPTH UNDERSTANDING OF EACH CLIENT'S BUSINESS AND MEDICAL ENVIRONMENT.

DEDICATED TO THE

REPRESENTATION

AND COUNSELING OF

HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS.

Regulatory Matters

  • — LICENSURE
  • — CERTIFICATION
  • — ACCREDITATION
  • — PROVIDER ENROLLMENT
    • — MEDICARE/MEDICAID BILLING AND REIMBURSEMENT
    • — ADMINSTRATIVE APPEALS
    • — SELF-DISCLOSURE

Compliance Matters

  • — STATE AND FEDERAL SURVEYS
  • — STARK LAW
  • — FEDERAL AND STATE ANTI-KICKBACK STATUES
  • — FALSE CLAIMS ACT
  • — MEDICAL STAFF MATTERS
  • — PROVIDER ENROLLMENT/LICENSURE ISSUES
  • — HIPAA/HITECH COMPLIANCE

Transactional Matters

  • — MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
  • — CORPORATIONS & LLCS
  • — HEALTH CARE CONTRACTS
    • — HOSPITAL/PHYSICIAN ALIGNMENT ISSUES
  • — PHYSICIAN RECRUITMENT AND EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENTS

Defense of Healthcare Providers

  • — DEFENSE OF MEDICAL MALPRACTICE CLAIMS BEFORE MEDICAL REVIEW PANELS AND DISTRICT COURTS
  • — DEFENSE OF GENERAL LIABILITY CLAIMS INVOLVING HEALTH CARE ENTITIES
  • — APPELLATE PRACTICE
  • — ENROLLMENT AND COVERAGE ISSUES WITH THE LOUISIANA PATIENT'S COMPENSATION FUND

Risk Management

  • — EMTALA INVESTIGATIONS
  • — INFORMED CONSENT
  • — ADVANCED DIRECTIVES AND END OF LIFE ISSUES
  • — ETHICS COMMITTEE
  • — PATIENT SAFETY
  • — INCIDENT RESPONSE AND INVESTIGATION

Dispute Resolution

  • — MEDIATION
  • — ARBITRATION
  • — AHLA DISPUTE RESOLVERS

Who We Serve

  • — HOSPITALS
  • — HOME HEALTH AGENCIES
  • — HOSPICES
  • — IMAGING CENTERS
  • — OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTERS
  • — PHYSICIANS
  • — DENTISTS AND ORAL SURGEONS
  • — NURSES
  • — ALLIED PRACTITIONERS AND THERAPISTS
  • — BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PROVIDERS
  • — NURSING HOMES
  • — MID LEVEL PRACTITIONERS
  • — FEDERALLY QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTERS (FQHC)
  • — RURAL HEALTH CLINICS