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About the Health Care Law Blog
Health Care Counsel highlights critical legal issues affecting the health care industry. We keep our readers abreast of the ever-changing regulatory and practice environment by providing the most up-to-date information available. Health Care Counsel focuses on the law so that the healthcare industry can focus on the care.
The Arent Fox Health Care practice, with attorneys and professionals in Washington, DC, New York, and Los Angeles, is a true national practice, focusing on the key areas that define and drive the health care marketplace. Our team of highly experienced health law attorneys and professionals comprises one of the oldest, most respected health care practices, providing counsel and representation on all legal and regulatory aspects of large-scale transactions, regulatory compliance, investigations, and litigation.
Arent Fox’s Health Care attorneys and professionals have long served as trusted advisors to an array of prominent institutional health care providers, including hospital and integrated health systems, long term care facilities, clinical laboratories, dialysis facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, hospice and homecare agencies. We also provide counsel to pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers on a broad range of issues, including coverage, reimbursement, pricing, regulatory compliance and enforcement actions. In all of our engagements, we work to understand our clients’ needs and anticipate the legal, financial and regulatory challenges they face on a daily basis. Utilizing an integrated, multidisciplinary approach and relying on a deep understanding of the health care industry, we offer clients insights on innovative and cost-effective strategies to help them excel in an increasingly complex and competitive environment.
Our attorneys have experience working in key government policy-making and enforcement agencies, including the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the US Department of Justice and key congressional committees. We also have a number of attorneys with clinical practice experience.
Arent Fox’s commitment to excellence and dedication to its clients has been widely recognized by some of the most prominent legal ranking organizations in the world. The 2012 joint US News & World Report/Best Lawyers review of “Best Law Firms” named Arent Fox a leading national health care practice. In 2011, Chambers USA and Legal 500 USA recognized the Arent Fox health care as a “leading practice.” In addition, several of our attorneys have been recognized as leading health lawyers by organizations such as Chambers USA, Legal 500 USA and Nightingale’s Healthcare News, among others.