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.
In this webinar session Mr. Wolfe will discuss the technical requirements of the Stark Law as it applies to physicians. He will discuss best practices for negotiating and drafting contracts and compensation plans, including common provisions and potential pitfalls to avoid.
In this session Mr. Wolfe will provide an overview of the Stark Law, including its recent changes.
In this session Mr. Wolfe will provide practical guidance regarding physician employment contracts, including key regulatory requirements, key provisions and common compensation and common compensation models.
Several of the recent Stark Law cases and settlements have highlighted the risks of acquiring physician practices.
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.
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.
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.
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.