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

In re Southwest Hospital
Represented creditors' committee and then plan trustee of Southwest Hospital and Medical Center Inc. in connection with the sale of an Atlanta more
In re Sun Coast Hospital, Inc., et al.
Represented the creditors' committee and now plan trustee for Sun Coast Hospital in connection with the sale of the hospital facility with more than more
Integration of Atlanta Cardiology Group P.C. into Piedmont Heart Institute, a subsidiary of the Piedmont Healthcare System
Represented Atlanta Cardiology Group P.C. with its integration from a large multi-office cardiology practice into Piedmont Heart more
Sherman Act conspiracy and monopoly claims against obstetrical staff of a major regional hospital
Represented the obstetrical staff of a major regional hospital in resisting Sherman Act conspiracy and monopoly claims made by a group of licensed more

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