Sections: Health Law

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The purposes of the Health Law Section are to provide a statewide forum for attorneys to expand their knowledge and practice skills in all areas of health law, to better serve the legal needs of the health care sector, to promote education on changing trends in health law, and to promote the mission of the Nebraska State Bar Association.

Health Law Subsection Headings

  • Reimbursement: coding, federal and state health programs, cost reports, managed care, and compliance
  • Regulatory: compliance, EMTALA, conditions of participation, HIPAA, life science, STARK, anti-kickback, and tax and finance
  • Government disputes/litigation/investigations: civil, criminal and administrative disputes, government investigations of suspected violations, civil defense, collections, and fraud
  • Licensure/Credentialing: professional, facility, administrative appeals, and peer review
  • Operations: mergers and acquisitions, tax and finance, entity formation, employment, risk management, workers compensation, ethical consultations, drafting consents, and research

Erin D. Pemberton
Wolfe Snowden Hurd Luers & Ahl, LLP
Wells Fargo Cntr. #800
1248 O St.
Lincoln NE 68508-1424
(402) 474-1507; Fax: (402) 474-3170

Vice Chair:
Kris D. Maples
Hillcrest Health Services
1902 Harlan Dr #A
Bellevue NE 68005

Joshua M. Erlandson
StrategicHealthSolutions, LLC
4211 S 102nd St.
Omaha NE 68127
(402) 452-3333

Executive Committee:
Larry V. Albers, Lincoln
Joni R. Cover, Lincoln
Sallie V. Dietrich, Lincoln
Thomas J. Kenny, Omaha
David M. Thompson, Omaha
Abbie J. Widger, Lincoln

Executive Council Liason:
Kenneth W. Hartman, Omaha

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