Kilpatrick Townsend offers clients the advantages of both a concentrated practice in health care law and a business firm with broad and varied areas of experience. Our Health Care practice enjoys an outstanding reputation for its knowledge in health law and its leadership in the health law community. Our strength lies in the ability to understand and keep pace with the numerous changes in the health care industry and to work creatively with clients to achieve workable solutions.

We offer a comprehensive approach with many inherent advantages. Because we are familiar with how health care is delivered and financed, we can respond quickly to the business and financial needs of our health care clients and to the practical realities they face.

Our health care practice includes service to the full range of health care providers and practitioners, including hospitals; academic medical centers; physicians; physician organizations; provider associations; health maintenance organizations and other managed care providers; dentists; home health agencies and providers; nursing facilities; rehabilitation facilities; retirement and continuing care communities; intermediate care facilities; cancer treatment centers; providers of psychiatric and chemical-dependency services; ambulatory surgery and other outpatient services; health industry consultants; lithotripsy services; mobile cardiac catheterization services; manufacturers and providers of medical equipment; and providers and developers of new medical technology services, such as electronic health information systems, teleradiology, interactive video-consultations, and computer-based patient records.

Kilpatrick Townsend's experience encompasses a wide range of matters of concern to the health care industry, including:

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Experience Highlights

Centennial Healthcare going-private transaction
Represented the Special Committee of the Board of Centennial Healthcare, an operator of more than 100 nursing home facilities, in its consideration more
Sale of pathology laboratory
Represented seller in the sale of pathology laboratory through the sale of shares following spinoff of anatomic laboratory to shareholder. more
Sale of interest in a physician owned cath lab for Atlanta Cardiology Group P.C.
Represented Atlanta Cardiology Group P.C. in the sale of majority interest in a physician owned cath lab to more
Billing dispute between a major hospital owner and a managed care company
Successfully represented a major hospital owner in connection with a dispute with a managed care company. more

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