Joseph Wolfe

Health Care Attorney, Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman

Joseph Wolfe is an attorney with Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman, P.C., the largest health care focused law firm in the country. Mr. Wolfe provides advice and counsel to some of the nation's largest health systems, hospitals and medical groups on a variety of health care issues. He regularly counsels clients on a national basis regarding compliance-focused physician compensation and alignment strategies. He is a frequent speaker on issues related to the physician self-referral statute (Stark Law), hospital-physician transactions, physician compensation governance and health care valuation issues. Before attending law school at the University of Wisconsin, he served as a combat engineer in the United States Army.



  •  Monday, March 6, 2017
  • 10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST,
  • 60 Minutes
  • ¤139.00
Structuring Physician Practice Acquisitions: Key Stark Law Considerations

In this session Mr. Wolfe will provide an overview of the Stark Law, including its 2016 changes. He will also discuss best practices for negotiating and drafting physician practice acquisition arrangements on behalf of health systems, hospitals, medical groups and physician practices. The webinar will focus on regulatory requirements, key provisions, valuation considerations and potential pitfalls that should be avoided.

  •  Thursday, March 16, 2017
  • 10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST,
  • 60 Minutes
  • ¤139.00
Structuring and Auditing Physician Call Coverage Arrangements: Key Stark Law Considerations

In this session Mr. Wolfe will provide an overview of the Anti-Kickback and Stark Law, including its 2016 changes. He will also discuss best practices for negotiating and drafting medical director arrangements on behalf of health systems, hospitals and medical groups. The webinar will focus on key provisions that should be included and potential pitfalls that should be avoided.

  •  Monday, April 3, 2017
  • 10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST,
  • 60 Minutes
  • ¤139.00
Health Care Contracting Toolkit: Best Practices & Three Key Tenets of Defensibility

This webinar will include a "Contracting Toolkit" of best practices that health care organizations can follow to avoid compliance traps related to the technical requirements for payments to physicians and the Three Key Tenets of Defensibility: fair market value, commercial reasonableness, and not taking into account volume or value of referrals. The session will also recap trends in government and whistleblower enforcement.

  •  Monday, April 24, 2017
  • 10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST,
  • 60 Minutes
  • ¤139.00
Auditing Physician Contracts Under the New Stark Rules

In this session Mr. Wolfe will provide an overview of the Stark Law and its 2016 changes. He will also discuss best practices for implementing and auditing physician compensation arrangements to minimize liability exposure and penalties, including conducting compliance audits, instituting policies, and establishing ongoing monitoring and review processes.





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  • ¤179.00
Stark Compliance Audits in Hospital-Physician Arrangements

This webinar will focus on the major fraud and abuse laws, including the Stark Law, the Anti-Kickback Statute, and the False Claims Act. Mr. Wolfe will discuss best practices to minimize liability exposure and penalties, including conducting compliance audits, instituting policies, and establishing ongoing monitoring and reviews. An understanding of the fraud and abuse laws and these best practices will be critical as providers navigate their organizations through this perfect storm.

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  • ¤179.00
Implementing Value-Based Physician Compensation Models

This webinar will focus on the major fraud and abuse laws, including the Stark Law, the Anti-Kickback Statute, and the False Claims Act. In this webinar Mr. Wolfe will provide an overview of the health care regulatory issues related to implementing value-based physician compensation models.

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Auditing Physician Contracts Under the New 2016 Stark Rules

In this session Mr. Wolfe will provide an overview of the Stark Law and its 2016 changes. He will also discuss best practices for implementing and auditing physician compensation arrangements to minimize liability exposure and penalties, including conducting compliance audits, instituting policies, and establishing ongoing monitoring and review processes.

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  • ¤179.00
Structuring Physician Leases Under the New 2016 Stark Rules

In this session Mr. Wolfe will provide a general Stark Law overview. He will also discuss best practices for auditing existing space lease arrangements and for implementing new time-share arrangements under the new 2016 Stark rules.