Dreams or Nightmares: What Keeps the Healthcare Industry Up at Night Post-Pandemic

IPMI Healthcare Law and Compliance Institute 2024


Speaker(s) ,

Monday, February 26, 2024
6:00 PM-7:00 PM EST

The Ritz-Carlton Orlando
4012 Central Florida Pkwy.
Orlando, FL

Sarah Hannah, vice president and associate general counsel at Ascension, and Wes Fain, vice president and deputy general counsel at SCA Health, will join Bradley attorneys Stephanie Hoffmann and Sidney Welch to discuss hot topics for in-house and external legal counsel for today’s healthcare companies. The panelists will discuss trends in healthcare mergers and acquisitions, regulation, and litigation in a post-pandemic world and approaches to navigating the same, particularly regarding:

  • Clinical staffing trends, including anesthesia and nursing professionals and training solutions
  • Antitrust considerations, including agency enforcement trends, issues with retroactive review, updates to federal policies on non-competes and state actions regarding the same
  • Joint venture challenges and opportunities as more healthcare providers come together to create new solutions for patient care
  • Private equity in the health care industry — how to remain competitive and the war for talent
  • Changes in reimbursement requirements and post-COVID-19 decline in Medicaid coverage
  • Evolution of contracting: bringing vendor services in-house and outsourcing workstreams that tax provider resources

Other Speakers:

Sarah Hannah, Vice President and Associate General Counsel at Ascension
Wes Fain, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at SCA Health

For more information, view the agenda.