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Creating Value for Healthcare Providers

Litigation | Health Law | Healthcare Business

With over 30 years of experience, the attorneys at Kroger Burrus Nelson provide quality legal and business solutions to complex problems in the rapidly changing and growing healthcare industry. Our attorneys and support staff have advanced degrees and industry experience in medicine, health law, technology, and business. Our clients range from industry leading institutions to individual healthcare practitioners and small practice groups. Our mission is to provide exceptional representation in an effective and efficient manner.

WHAT We Do

PROTECT ADVISE ENHANCE INNOVATE

We protect healthcare providers in malpractice actions, before licensing boards and in employment disputes and in criminal and civil regulatory matters. We advise providers on health law and compliance issues. We enhance the capabilities of healthcare institutions to meet and exceed their quality and financial goals with strategic and operational solutions. We innovate with health care, bioscience and biotechnology entrepreneurs to create amazing companies.

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE
DEFENSE

We represent physicians, hospitals, clinics, allied health professionals, training institutions and their insurers in professional negligence lawsuits before state and federal trial and appellate courts.

Board
Representation

We represent physicians, nurses and allied health practitioners before their respective Texas licensing boards.

Risk
Management

We advise risk management departments on all aspects of patient care, event handling, medical ethics, investigations, claims negotiation, reporting issues, policies and procedures, quality assurance and patient safety.

Healthcare
Compliance

We assist medical professionals with compliance and investigations of federal and state regulatory laws including Stark, illegal remuneration, third-party reimbursement and HIPAA/HITECH.

Healthcare Regulatory
Defense

We represent institutions and individuals in civil and criminal healthcare regulatory investigations and proceedings.

Peer
Review

We counsel institutions and individuals in healthcare credentialing and privileging and provide representation in peer review disputes through trial.

Contracts

We review, prepare and negotiate contracts between and for healthcare providers.

Healthcare Entity
Formation

We create for-profit and non-profit corporations and partnerships and provide practical business advice to these new entities.

Healthcare Business
Strategy and Operations

We collaborate with healthcare providers to analyze and solve operational and strategic problems to maximize profits and improve healthcare.

Bioscience
Startups

We partner with entrepreneurs to create healthcare, biotechnology and bioscience companies including entity formation, intellectual property protection and financing.

Employment
Law

We defend clients in employment disputes including claims for wrongful termination, discrimination, sexual misconduct and retaliation.

General
Litigation

We handle insurance defense litigation including product liability, premises liability, and other commercial matters.

Why

Choose Our Firm

Industry Leaders

Extensive education and experience in providing high quality solutions to healthcare problems.

Exceptional Service

Passionate, responsive, committed, efficient.

Proven Results

Thirty-year track record of successful healthcare advice and representation.

Who

We Are

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