Polsinelli’s licensure, enrollment and certification team has extensive experience assisting clients in every stage of the licensure, enrollment and accreditation process. Polsinelli seamlessly partners with clients to effectively navigate complex state and federal regulations.  

Polsinelli seamlessly partners with clients to effectively navigate complex state and federal regulations that significantly impact providers and suppliers. In addition to our experience, our team maintains strong relationships with state and federal regulators to provide in-depth guidance to clients on the process of obtaining initial licensure, changes of ownership, and other regulatory matters.

Polsinelli regularly counsels clients through initial Medicare and Medicaid enrollments and re-validations, changes of information, and changes of ownership. Our team has handled has handled issues across the entire spectrum of licensure, enrollment and certification, including: 

  • Certificate of need
  • Facility and professional licensure
  • Medicare and Medicaid enrollment/certification
  • Survey response, including plans of correction
  • Accreditation — JCAHO, AAAHC and other national accreditation agencies
  • Changes of ownership
  • Revocation/terminations

Polsinelli’s deep understanding of the statutes and regulations, and the governmental authorities who enforce such rules provides our clients with next-level expertise and assistance on issues facing all facilities and organizations, including hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, pharmacies, ambulatory surgery centers, home health agencies, dialysis facilities, assisted living facilities and other providers/suppliers.

Polsinelli also counsels clients contemplating transactions and reorganizations to guide them through the regulatory notice and approval process for state licenses, Medicare enrollment, and accreditation.