Kitch - Attorneys & Counselors
Healthcare Business/Regulation


The Kitch firm represents the full array of healthcare providers in healthcare transactional, corporate, compliance and regulatory matters.  Although historically the firm was best known for its work on behalf of hospitals, health systems and physicians (especially group practices), today it regularly represents virtually every other type of healthcare provider, including dentists, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, psychologists and social workers.

The scope of firm services is equally broad and includes: 

  • healthcare business and practice formation
  • startup and restructuring
  • structuring transactions to conform with licensure, billing, fraud and abuse, provider self-referral and tax exemption laws
  • assisting clients in structuring compliance programs
  • advising clients on patient confidentiality issues, including HIPAA
  • establishing joint ventures
  • developing and negotiating documents for physician recruitment and physician practice acquisitions
  • obtaining recognition of tax exempt status for nonprofit clients
  • guidance through licensure discipline proceedings.