On May 10, 2017, the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) announced a settlement with Texas-based Memorial Hermann Health System (MHHS) for $2.4 million due to MHHS’s unauthorized disclosure of patient protected health information (PHI). HHS also announced that HHS and MHHS entered into a Resolution Agreement, and MHHS agreed to a corrective action plan.
Jill A. Steinberg
Jill A. Steinberg is a partner in the New York office, where she focuses on handling health care issues for the full spectrum of health care providers, investors, and lenders. She is an appointed member of the Steering Committee for the firm’s Women’s Leadership Development Initiative.
Jill has particular experience in representing health care providers, including skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, long-term care hospitals, home health agencies, continuing care retirement communities, ambulatory surgery centers, durable medical equipment providers, pharmacies, therapy companies, and vaccine providers. She has extensive experience in managing the regulatory aspects involved in health care transactions, ranging from single facility deals to some of the industry’s largest multistate transactions across multiple business lines. She also advises clients on health care regulatory issues involved in bankruptcies.
In recent years, Jill has overseen the health care regulatory aspects of several complex acquisitions by long-term care and senior living companies. Jill also spends a substantial portion of her practice advising providers and lenders in health care financing transactions. In the course of her representation of health care clients, she advises clients on issues such as licensing, certificate of need, fraud and abuse, health privacy, contracting, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, compliance, bankruptcy, and successor liability issues.
Prior to joining Arent Fox, Jill served as of counsel to Harris Beach, LLP’s business transactions and health regulatory practice groups.
Jill is an active member of the American Health Lawyers Association.
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