Andrew J. Murray

Partner
Legal Assistant
Yvette Stinson
P: 615.252.3527 ystinson@bradley.com
Andy handles healthcare transactions across the country, including acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures involving hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, home health agencies, hospices and other providers. Andy also regularly counsels clients on a variety of healthcare regulatory issues, including compliance with Federal and state anti-kickback and self-referral laws and regulations, licensing and provider enrollment and a variety of other day-to-day operational issues.
Representative Experience
  • General Experience
    • Restructuring of Academic Medical Center
      Advised academic medical center on proposed corporate restructuring, including analysis of Stark implications and other regulatory issues.

      Acquisition of Centerre Healthcare Corporation by Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
      Represented Centerre Healthcare Corporation, an operator of joint venture inpatient rehabilitation hospitals with headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee, in sales to Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a publicly-traded healthcare services company based in Louisville, Kentucky.

      Acquisition of Imaging Center and Sleep Lab - McKenzie, TN
      Represented a national hospital company in connection with the acquisition of a freestanding imaging center and sleep lab previously owned and the conversion of the same to an outpatient department of a hospital.

      Acquisition of Surgery Center - Basking Ridge, NJ
      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with the acquisition of a 55% ownership interest in an ambulatory surgery center located in Basking Ridge, NJ.

      Acquisition of Surgery Center - Davenport, IA
      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with (i) the formation of a joint venture with a local health system, and (ii) the acquisition of a 55% ownership interest in an ambulatory surgery center located in Davenport, IA.

      Acquisition of Surgery Center - Lake Mary, FL
      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with the acquisition of a 60% ownership interest in an ambulatory surgery center located in Lake Mary, FL.

      Acquisition of Surgery Center - Maitland, FL
      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with the acquisition of a 50% ownership interest in an ambulatory surgery center located in Maitland, FL.

      Acquisition of Surgery Center - Orlando, FL
      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with the acquisition of a 49.5% ownership interest in an ambulatory surgery center located in Orlando, FL.

      Acquisition of Surgery Center - Sparta, NJ
      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with the acquisition of a 55% ownership interest an ambulatory surgery center located in Sparta, NJ.

      Acquisition of Surgery Center - Stroudsburg, PA

      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with the acquisition of a 28% interest in an ambulatory surgery center located in Stroudsburg, PA.

      Acquisition of Surgery Center - Watchung, NJ
      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with (i) the formation of a joint venture with a local health system, and (ii) the acquisition by a 55% membership interest in a ambulatory surgery center located in Watchung, NJ.

      Acquisition of Surgical Center - Brick, NJ

      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with (i) the formation of a joint venture with a local hospital, and (ii) the acquisition by a 55% ownership interest in an ambulatory surgery center located in Brick, NJ.

      Acquisition of Surgical Hospital - Ruston, LA
      Represented a national hospital company in connection with the acquisition of a surgical hospital in Ruston, LA.

      Acquisition of Surgical Hospital - Washington, PA
      Represented a national surgery center company in connection with the acquisition of a 51% membership interest in a surgical hospital located in Washington, PA.

      Sale of Reference Laboratory
      Represented a multi-state hospital system and its local health system affiliate in the sale of its large reference lab business to a national laboratory services company.

      Licensing and Medicare and Medicaid provider enrollment issues related to merger
      Analyzed and addressed all state health care facility licensing and Medicare and Medicaid provider enrollment issues in connection with merger of two major hospital chains and corporate restructuring transactions involving major hospital chain.

      Restructuring of “Under Arrangements” Relationships
      Representation of hospital clients in connection with restructuring and unwinding of “under arrangements” transactions to comply with recent changes to Stark regulations.

      Home Care Acquisitions and Dispositions
      Acquisition and disposition of home health agencies, hospices, DME companies and other home care providers.

      Acquisition of Outpatient Facilities
      Representation of hospital clients in connection with the acquisition of freestanding outpatient facilities in numerous states, and regulatory issues related to conversion of such facilities to hospital outpatient departments.

      Rehabilitation Hospital Joint Ventures
      Negotiation of joint venture arrangements between for-profit rehabilitation company and various tax-exempt health care systems in connection with development of freestanding rehabilitation hospitals.

      Hospital Acquisition - Siloam Springs, AR
      Acquisition of existing hospital business on behalf of national hospital company, including lease of existing hospital facility and commitment to construct replacement hospital.

      Hospital Acquisition - Spokane, WA
      Acquisition of two hospital system in Spokane, Washington on behalf of national hospital company, including both negotiation of the transaction and extensive regulatory approval process with Washington Department of Health.

      Representation of National Hospital Company in Acquisition
      Acquisition of hospital on behalf of national hospital company for $37.5 Million plus net working capital. Transaction included negotiation with local government for acquisition of real property used in connection with hospital via public auction process.