Health Care and Health Care Liability

The attorneys in Cornelius & Collins’ Health Care and Health Care Liability practice group bring well over 75 years of experience to bear in support of all types of health care providers in Middle Tennessee and beyond. The firm’s history in this area spans decades, providing a wealth of institutional knowledge and experience in multiple fields of law and medicine. From assisting an individual provider with a licensing issue to defending physicians and hospitals through trial in complex health care liability matters, our breadth of service can meet almost any need.

The Health Care and Health Care Liability Group assists clients in the following areas:

  • Defense of all types of providers in health care liability (medical malpractice) lawsuits, including hospitals and other institutions, physicians, mid-level providers, and nurses
  • Nursing home litigation
  • Wrongful death claims
  • Birth injury/trauma claims
  • Physician/hospital credentialing and credentialing disputes
  • Physician/insurance credentialing and credentialing disputes
  • State licensing board and other state and federal investigations
  • Contract drafting and negotiation
  • Business and contract disputes among health care providers and entities
  • Medicare overpayment appeals and third-party payor audits
  • Billing and coding issues and disputes
  • False Claims Act, Stark Law, and Anti-Kickback Statute matters
  • Hospital bylaws and medical staff issues
  • National Practitioner Data Bank compliance and disputes
  • Pathological and medical hardware preservation and production
  • HIPAA and patient privacy

If you have the need for legal service in the health care field, C&C will provide the experience, knowledge, and attention to detail you need for a successful result. Please contact one of our Health Care and Health Care Liability practice group attorneys for more information.