Michael T. Flood
Areas of Focus
Federal Government Policy/Lobbying
Health Care Services
, Saint Louis University School of Law
, Certificate in Health Law; Dean's List; Saint Louis University Journal of Health Law and Policy, Fall Managing Editor
, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
District of Columbia
Michael Flood works to shape health policy by creating solutions and developing opportunities within the complex legislative, regulatory and policy environment at the federal and state level. His practice emphasizes Medicare reimbursement, value-based payment and delivery models, health reform, and health information technology.
Michael provides strategic advice to advance the policy agendas of clients that include nonprofit health care associations, health care providers, and manufacturers of drugs, biologics, and medical devices. Michael routinely assists clients in identifying new policy opportunities, developing and drafting regulatory and legislative proposals, communicating with policymakers and regulators, and preparing organizational policy statements and position papers. He is also active in drafting regulatory comment letters.
Michael’s practice includes representing clients in matters before the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the Food and Drug Administration, other federal agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Congress, and state legislatures and regulatory agencies.
Legal Extern for the United States Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Litigation 1 Section, Washington, D.C.
Legal Intern for the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois
Legal Intern for the Kane County State's Attorney
First Place Team in the 2012 Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition at the University of Maryland’s Francis King Carey School of Law
Making Sense of the MACRA Final Rule, Part 1 of 3: Essential Concepts
Publications & Presentations
Obamacare: Ebb or Flow in an Election Year Healthcare Policy Update
Healthcare Dealmakers Conference; Dallas, TX
May 25, 2016
King v. Burwell: Decision and Impact
June 25, 2015
Health Reform and Related Health Policy News
December 16, 2013
"Rather than reacting to change in the legislative or regulatory environment, I constantly search to identify opportunities to move my clients’ interests forward."
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