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Who we are
Dedicated to serving the industry that cares for others’ well-being, we are experienced in providing transactional, regulatory, and compliance counsel. As thought leaders, we provide answers to unusual or difficult legal questions. By taking a “yes, if” approach to decisions, we help our clients innovate, and do our best to anticipate changes in the regulatory landscape.
Our legal advice is practical and implementable, and we focus on the long-term best interests of our clients.
Herrin Health Law helps clients navigate corporate, fraud and abuse, managed care, HIPAA, health care information privacy and security, and related areas. We advise healthcare providers on the opportunities and risks created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), including the creation and operation of accountable care organizations (ACOs) and other hospital-physician relationships.
Learn what alternative payment model (APM) activities entail and what to measure and benchmark. As published in the Journal of AHIMA, July to August 2018.read more
Instead of spending more money on security technology, hospitals should consider taking a broader scope of people and processes, such as implementing risk management frameworks (like NIST) and partnering with external threat groups, such as InfoGuard and the FBI. (Video: 9 min.)read more
HIPAA has expanded liability for business associates and their subcontractors. Law firms are business associates and subcontractors to many covered-entity clients. In these roles, law firms may now be held directly liable for HIPAA compliance failures.read more
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