Bryan G. Looney

(479) 250-9703
(479) 973-0007 Fax

Mr. Looney’s practice involves representing all types of health care businesses and providers, including hospitals, physician practices, ambulatory surgery centers, and various ancillary service providers. He advises such businesses and providers in relation to various types of transactions as well as various reimbursement issues, fraud and abuse and other regulatory issues, operational issues and privacy issues.

  • Performing day-to-day operational compliance work for hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers, including the drafting of professional service agreements and other arrangements between such health care providers and physicians or other third parties.
  • Serving as hospital counsel, physician counsel and transaction counsel in multiple hospital/physician joint ventures, including cardiovascular services, ambulatory surgery, oncology, imaging and other clinical areas.
  • Serving as counsel in transactions including the purchase and sale of health care companies, including physician practices.
  • Providing counsel regarding fraud and abuse issues, self-referral issues, Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement issues (including Medicare provider-based regulation issues) and tax and exempt organization issues.
  • Assisting providers in internal investigation of billing and coding matters and in the development and implementation of corporate compliance programs.
  • Representing companies that are involved with the purchase of health care companies and providers, including the negotiation of agreements involved in the transaction and the performance of due diligence associated with the transaction.