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Health Care Contract Negotiation and Preparation



Contracts in the health care industry require up-to-the-minute knowledge of regulatory changes. We have represented a broad range of health care providers in the preparation, review, and negotiation of a variety of contracts.  Some examples of legal areas that affect health care contracting include Physician Self-Referral (Stark) Law, anti-kickback laws, antitrust laws and Medicare reimbursement laws and policies.  Some of the contractual arrangements in which we have participated include:

  • Hospital-Based Physician Contracts
  • Hospital Service Management Agreements
  • Medical Directorship Agreements
  • Employment Contracts
  • Clinical Trial Agreements
  • Call Coverage Agreements
  • IDTF Supervision Agreements
  • Office Sharing Agreements
  • Practice Management Agreements
  • Group Purchasing Organization Agreements
  • Medical Office and Facility Leases
  • IPA Agreements
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • Ambulatory Surgery Center Agreements
  • Physician Recruitment and Retention Agreements
  • Business Associate Agreements
  • Relocation Agreements
  • Ancillary Service Agreements
  • Pharmacy Services Agreements
  • Service Line Management Agreements
  • Acquisition Agreements
  • Health Care Technology Agreements
  • Residency Agreements
  • Billing and Collection Services Agreements
  • Corporate, LLC and Shareholder Agreements

John H. Fisher

Health Care Counsel
Ruder Ware, L.L.S.C.
500 First Street, Suite 8000
P.O. Box 8050
Wausau, WI 54402-8050

Tel 715.845.4336
Fax 715.845.2718

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