Christopher D. Phillips

(402) 231-8787
(402) 346-1148 Fax

Mr. Phillips is a partner in Kutak Rock LLP’s Omaha office who has practiced with the firm for over 25 years. He has extensive experience in health care law, with particular emphasis on health care regulatory issues and hospital/physician transactions and arrangements. He assists clients with respect to a wide variety of matters, including the following:

  • Physician contracting, including hospital-based physician contracts, other specialty service agreements, and physician recruitment agreements.
  • Structuring of physician employment arrangements, including hospital-affiliated practices and group practices, and physician compensation models.
  • Practice acquisitions.
  • Cost-containment agreements.
  • Clinical co-management agreements.
  • “Under arrangements” agreements.
  • Physician office leases, including time-share leases.
  • Provider-based status considerations.
  • Academic medical center requirements.
  • Compliance matters, including self-disclosure considerations.
  • Anti-kickback statute compliance.
  • Stark Law compliance.
  • Tax-exempt status matters, including exemption applications, regulatory advice, unrelated business income tax considerations, and private use restrictions relating to tax-exempt bond financing.
  • State law health care regulatory matters.