Krista Cooper advises healthcare providers and companies on the transactional and operational aspects of their business. With both compliance and business objectives in mind, Krista helps clients identify the impact of joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions and other transactions. In addition, clients rely on her for regulatory and operational guidance. Recently, she assisted a major, publicly traded health system with the onboarding strategy for all new physician acquisitions.
Krista’s practice involves:
American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)
Nashville Health Care Council — Leadership Health Care
Represented Addus HomeCare Corporation in its acquisition of Ambercare for $40 million.
Represented Addus HomeCare Corporation (Nasdaq: ADUS) in its acquisition of Arcadia Home Care & Staffing.
Served as lead healthcare regulatory counsel to Ardent Health Services in its acquisition of East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System (ETMC)
Represented CenseoHealth in its sale to New Mountain Capital
Represented Addus in its acquisition of personal care services provider
Represented Frazier Healthcare in its acquisition of Leiter’s Compounding Pharmacy
Represented Salveo Specialty Pharmacy in its acquisition by Catamaran Corp. for $260 million
Successfully represented various Medicare and Medicaid providers, including an ambulance provider, skilled nursing facilities, hospices, and a behavioral hospital, in Medicare and Medicaid contractor audits ending in substantial reduction in overpayment demands
Represented Maxor National Pharmacy Services Corporation in its sale of equity and rollover to Beecken Petty O’Keefe & Company
Served as lead counsel to WellCare Health Plans in its acquisition of Windsor Health Group
J. Michael Campbell Scholarship
Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment Law & Practice — Publication Editor