For over 30 years, Thomas P. O’Donnell has helped a wide variety of health care providers address the many changes occurring in the health care industry.
Mr. O’Donnell counsels health care providers on many topics. He represents IPAs and multispecialty physician groups, acute care hospitals, academic medical centers, rehabilitation clinics, skilled nursing facilities, free-standing diagnostic and therapeutic centers.
Mr. O’Donnell’s experience and expertise includes counseling organizations on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, formation of networks, MSOs and IPAs, joint ventures, fraud and abuse. In recent years, his focus has been on the emerging rise of electronic health records, HIPAA and the formation of health information exchanges and personal health records.
He has published articles on compliance with privacy and security laws, including those confidentiality requirements for sensitive health information, i.e. HIV/AIDS, STDs, abortion and mental health.