Austin Nursing Home State And Regulatory Issues Lawyers
Nursing homes and other care facilities are under increased scrutiny as more and more people require the services they provide. At Rivas Goldstein, LLP, located in Austin, Texas, we represent administrators in all types of federal and state regulatory and administrative matters. Our attorneys have been working in this field for many years and understand the rules and applicable laws to nursing homes and their employees.
Assisting Nursing Homes With Many Types Of Legal Problems
Our lawyers act as general counsel to nursing homes, advising them on a wide range of issues and helping them avoid problems that could lead to license terminations or other limits on the ability to operate. We also act for nursing homes on specific matters related to licensing and reimbursement, including these:
- Medicare and Medicaid appeals to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
- Licensing/Enforcement issues before the Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS)
- Annual surveys and plans of correction for deficiencies
- Informal dispute resolution before DADS
- License termination appeals
- Defense of clients against lawsuits
Our firm also helps clients handle operational matters related to employment contracts and other employment issues, reporting, finance and compliance. We work with administrators to minimize the chances of a nursing home dispute with a patient, a patient’s family or a regulatory agency.
Legal disputes involving nursing homes divert badly needed resources to the effort to resolve the dispute. Our lawyers are sensitive to clients who require cost-effective representation that protects the client’s bottom line and minimizes the disruption and legal fee expense of hearings. We take every effort to represent our clients in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
Talk To A Knowledgeable Lawyer Now
Contact Rivas Goldstein, LLP, for any assistance with any dispute arising from owning or operating a nursing home. Call us at 800-761-5190 for experienced representation. You can also reach us by email.