Polsinelli Podcasts
October 18, 2012

Thank you for joining us for our complimentary webinar "Stark Law Update: What Providers Need to Know" conducted by Polsinelli Shughart attorneys skilled in counseling health care providers in regards to Stark Law compliance October 16, 2012. Complying with the Stark Law can be complex and confusing for health care providers.

Among the areas covered:

Overview of the Stark Law
Three Keys to Stark Law Compliance
Unique Arrangements
Enforcement Trends and Self-Disclosure  

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About Asher Funk

Asher D. Funk represents health care providers, corporations and individuals in civil and criminal actions, and government investigations, primarily involving health care fraud and the False Claims Act.

Before joining Polsinelli Shughart, Mr. Funk gained experience with False Claims Act practice through his representation of relators (whistleblowers) in qui tam cases involving Medicare, Medicaid, federal grant and government contracts fraud. This knowledge allows him to help clients navigate the process of False Claims Act cases and investigations.

Mr. Funk’s practice also involves a wide range of health care regulatory matters affecting hospitals and health systems, including compliance with the Anti-Kickback Statute, the Stark Law, Medicare reimbursement rules, conditions of payment and participation.

About Joan Killgore

Joan B. Killgore maintains a general transactional and regulatory health law practice, focusing on the representation of academic medical centers, hospitals, physicians, long term care facilities, ancillary medical service providers and other health care clients. With her background as a registered nurse and an adjunct professor for the Center for Health Care Studies at Saint Louis University School of Law, which has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as being the #1 health law program in the nation for eight years in a row, Ms. Killgore brings specialized clinical and technical experience to her health law practice.

Ms. Killgore regularly assists health care clients with regulatory, operational and transactional matters, including contract negotiation, Anti-Kickback and Stark Law compliance analyses and compliance audits. On a daily basis she handles a wide array of issues affecting health care clients including, but not limited to, those involving Stark Law compliance, medical staff, EMTALA, HIPAA privacy, third party payor reimbursement, and certificate of need and state licensure.