Jay Howard has dedicated his career to the health care industry. Jay concentrates on day to-day general health care regulatory issues and corporate transactions representing hospitals, physicians, ambulatory surgery centers, long-term care providers, and academic medical centers.
Jay works with hospitals and physicians to address and resolve risk management issues, including medical staff issues, reimbursement disputes, corporate compliance, general service agreement contracting, and the defense of health care regulatory challenges by state licensure boards and federal agencies. He regularly counsels clients regarding structuring business transactions in compliance with anti-kickback and Stark self-referral prohibitions.
Jay also consults with physician groups on employment agreements and issues, shareholder agreements, managed-care contracts, prompt payment issues, and general contract legal issues arising out of the day-to-day operations of a physician’s practice.