Our Healthcare Risk Management & Quality Assurance Review group works in close collaboration with our medical partners to develop best-practice solutions to address key risk and safety issues. Clients rely on our depth of experience in the healthcare industry to help them improve patient safety and minimize risk of liability. We offer legal, risk mitigation and safety consulting services to all segments of the healthcare industry, including physicians, hospitals, health systems and long-term care facilities.
Our model integrates lawyers with physicians and nurses and risk management consultants in collaborative review teams. This multi-disciplinary approach allows us to provide strategic advice, perform high quality, comprehensive assessments, identify specific opportunities and collaborate with our clients to develop focused strategies to improve patient outcomes, clinical quality and reimbursement rates.
Our team utilizes exclusive measurement tools and data analytics resources. We have assisted thousands of healthcare professionals across the country to mitigate liability risk exposure by implementing early intervention strategies, disclosure policies and training, proactive interactive documentation, diagnostic clinical risk tools and enhanced patient experience resources.
In addition, our experienced legal team is prepared to assist, guide and represent healthcare providers in complex healthcare legal matters such as:
- Peer review issues
- Medical staff and credentialing matters
- Fair hearing processes and procedures
- Licensing investigations and professional board representation
- Internal investigations
- Insurance bad faith litigation
The firm has worked with alternative risk vehicles, hospitals and mutual insurance companies on restructuring risk and safety departments, as well as claim processes and strategies. We have developed risk mitigation programs for entire insurance programs, some national in scope.