What Physicians Need to Know About Prescribing Opioid Medications

By David A. Zarett & Seth A. Nadel, Esq Every healthcare practitioner who prescribes or administers opioid-based medications should, at this point, be aware that the legal and regulatory landscape has evolved considerably in recent years. Currently one of the most hot-button issues in the medical field, opioid prescribing practices have factored prominently into an […]

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Featured in the Journal of the Nassau County Bar Association June 2018: Understanding the Legal Implications Involving Management Services Organizations

By Mathew J. Levy, Esq., Seth A. Nadel, Esq. & Stacey Lipitz Marder, Esq. Weiss Zarett Brofman Sonnenklar & Levy, P.C. Introduction Management Services Organizations (“MSOs”) can provide real and appreciable benefits to busy practitioners, allowing them to provide better patient care, unencumbered by the demands of micromanaging the business. MSOs can also be a […]

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The Impact of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 on Telehealth, Stark Law, Anti-Kickback Statute and Civil Monetary Penalties

Weiss Zarett Brofman Sonnenklar & Levy, PC On February 9, 2018, President Trump signed into law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (the “Budget Act”). The Budget Act extended and modified numerous health care programs, including Children’s Health Insurance Program (“CHIP”), the CHRONIC Care Act and the Medicare Part B Improvement Act. This Alert highlights […]

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Floyd Grossman, Michael Spithogiannis and Jessica Seidman have joined the Firm

Floyd Grossman, Michael Spithogiannis and Jessica Seidman are delighted to announce that they have joined the law firm of Weiss Zarett Brofman Sonnenklar & Levy, P.C., collectively bringing to their new home over 100 years of experience representing clients in commercial and real-estate litigation, commercial real-estate deals and other transactional matters.  They are proud to […]

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Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017

Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017 And Other Proposed Legislation Seeks to Expand Coverage of Telehealth Services Under the Medicare Program By Seth A. Nadel, Esq., Weiss Zarett Brofman Sonnenklar & Levy, P.C. Email the Author Telehealth, also referred to as telemedicine, describes the integration of remote information and communications technology into the provision of […]

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Understanding Telemedicine

By: Mathew J. Levy, Esq. & Stacey Lipitz Marder, Esq. Email the Author It is undisputed that telemedicine is the future of medicine. Telemedicine eliminates distance barriers giving providers the opportunity to render services offsite, as well as to use electronic interactive technologies to assess, diagnose and/or treat medical conditions when patients are not physically present. […]

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Understanding Financial Arrangements Between Chiropractors And Other Licensed Healthcare Professionals

By Mathew J. Levy, Esq. & Stacey Lipitz Marder, Esq.Email Mathew Email Stacey Overview: For many chiropractors, there are several benefits associated with working with physicians and other licensed healthcare professionals from both a clinical and financial perspective.  However, prior to entering into these business structures, chiropractors must evaluate the legal implications as there are several federal and New York […]

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Understanding General Business Employee Manuals

By Mathew J. Levy, Esq. & Stacey Lipitz Marder, Esq.Email Mathew Email Stacey OVERVIEW:Employees often play a critical role in the success of a business.  Although employees can often be an asset, they can also often be a liability.  As the owner of your business, you are ultimately responsible for the actions of your employees.  […]

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Understanding The Process Of Starting A Chiropractic Practice

By Mathew J. Levy, Esq. & Stacey Lipitz Marder, Esq.Email MathewEmail Stacey Introduction: For many chiropractors, the idea of opening a chiropractic practice is very appealing.  The chiropractor can be his/her own boss, control his/her hours and vacation time, make his/her own decisions regarding patient care, as well as control the business operations of the practice.  However, […]

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