Publications & Presentations
June 25, 2017
Speaker Announcement: Direct-to-Employer ACOs—The Wave of the Future?

Polsinelli is proud to announce that Principal Paul A. Gomez is presenting at the AHLA's In-House Counsel Program and Annual Meeting in San Francisco. The  program is rich with content and dynamic speakers, offering current information and analysis of a wide range of legal issues facing the health care community. The program agenda includes sessions on transactional issues, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, tax, privacy and security, antitrust, fraud and compliance, labor and employment, and more.

On the agenda:
  • Why employers and health care providers are pursuing direct-to- employer ACOs
  • Key agreements (new agreements and potential revision of existing agreements): Master direct to employer services agreement, network administrators, partner providers, affiliate providers and other ancillary providers, plan suppliers
  • Core obligations of the employer and the “ACO” health care provider(s) and compensation
  • Common representations, warranties, and certain covenants
  • Governance, communication, and decision-making
  • Data use and confidentiality: Partner and affiliate provider data use, network administrator, pharmacy, mental health, data warehouses
  • Certain legal issues and practical considerations

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