Healthcare Litigation Counseling & Defense
Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. has developed a unique multidisciplinary practice that combines the distinct insight of our health law corporate attorneys with the comprehensive regulatory and litigation experience of our healthcare litigation attorneys. Our corporate attorneys are extremely well versed in the establishment of practice groups and in risk management strategies for healthcare providers and our litigation attorneys are regularly engaged in the defense of medical professionals in malpractice, credentialing and investigative issues.
Our attorneys have extensive experience representing healthcare professionals in investigations of professional misconduct by OPMC from inception through hearings. We have significant experience defending healthcare professionals in investigations of Medicare and Medicaid fraud and abuse by the U.S. Department of Justice and the N.Y.S. Attorney General’s Office. We also have extensive experience defending healthcare professionals in credentialing and licensure matters, including Fair Hearings, requests for relief from discipline and relicensing applications. We routinely coordinate the defense of licensed professionals in misconduct actions with counsel in other licensing jurisdictions. Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. attorneys also have experience in defending healthcare professionals in actions by third party payors alleging improper billing practices and breach of contract.