Phil Berg helps healthcare providers and companies navigate transactions, compliance issues and operational contracts. Phil has significant experience working with hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers (ASC), joint ventures, physician practices, and other healthcare companies. Phil has represented some of the largest ASC companies in the country, as well as start-ups, on issues including acquisitions, operational issues, Medicare matters, and complex regulatory analysis.
His practice involves:
- Operational contracts – Drafting physician employment agreements, laboratory agreements, and complex multi-facility service line agreements with national vendors.
- Transactions – Representing companies in acquisitions of physician practices by hospitals, acquisitions of ambulatory surgery centers by national management companies, mergers of hospital companies, joint ventures with physicians and healthcare companies.
- Complex regulatory analysis – Providing analysis of Federal Stark law issues, Federal Anti-Kickback Statute issues, state laws, licensure, Certificate of Need and other healthcare issues that may impact deals, contracts and compliance.
- Corporate practice of medicine issues – Providing analysis and corporate guidance for practice management companies, such as dental, medical and hospitalist.