Weiss Zarett & the PAP (Physician Advocacy Program)

Weiss Zarett will continue to offer the PAP (Physician Advocacy Program) for 2023 and we will be providing the same services. The 3 programs offered by the 2023 PAP are as follows:

Premium Program

  • $999 per year 
  • Legal representation in connection with a matter before the OPMC, OPD, OMIG, MAC, OIG, QIO, OSHA or OCR.  
  • Providers WITH administrative coverage from their insurance company will receive legal representation pursuant to the PAP without additional cost until the later of the following: (1) the limits of the administrative coverage under their insurance policy are reached; or (2) through the initial interview/appearance before the applicable governmental authority.
  • Providers WITHOUT administrative coverage from their insurance company receive legal representation without additional cost through the initial interview/appearance before the applicable governmental authority.
  • Legal representation pursuant to the PAP does not include subsequent services during any hearing process following the initial interview/appearance. 
  • FREE review of your medical records by a certified coder and a conference call to discuss.
  • FREE 30-minute consultation on ANY legal matter within the scope of practice of Weiss Zarett.    

Comprehensive Program

  • $699 per year 
  • Legal representation in connection with a matter before the OPMC, OPD, QIO, OIG, OSHA or OCR. 
  • Providers WITH coverage from their insurance company will receive legal representation pursuant to the PAP without additional cost until the later of the following: (1) the limits of the administrative coverage under their insurance policy are reached; or (2) through the initial interview/appearance before the applicable governmental authority.
  • Providers WITHOUT administrative coverage from their insurance company receive legal representation without additional cost through the initial interview/appearance before the applicable governmental authority.  Legal representation pursuant to the PAP does not include subsequent services during any hearing process following the initial interview/appearance.  
  • *Please note that the Comprehensive Program does NOT include a review of your medical records, a conference call between you and the coder and no 30-minute call. 

Basic Program

  • $399 per year 
  • Legal representation in connection with a matter before the OPMC or the OPD.
  • Providers WITH administrative coverage from their insurance company will receive legal representation pursuant to the PAP without additional cost until the later of the following: (1) the limits of the administrative coverage under their insurance policy are reached; or (2) through the initial interview/appearance before the applicable governmental authority.  
  • Providers WITHOUT administrative coverage from their insurance company receive legal representation without additional cost through the initial interview/appearance before the applicable governmental authority.  Legal representation pursuant to the PAP does not include subsequent services during any hearing process following the initial interview/appearance.  
  • *Please note that the Basic Program does NOT include a free review of your medical records by a certified coder and a conference call to discuss the findings related to your documentation and coding or representation in connection with matters before QIO, OIG, OSHA, OCR, MAC or OMIG, or the annual 30-minute consultation. 

If you are interested in enrolling in the 2023 PAP or have any questions, please contact Mathew Levy, Esq. at 516-926-3320 or MLevy@weisszarett.com.

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CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF OUR 2022 RISING STAR & SUPER LAWYER NOMINEES!

David A. Zarett, Esq.
Alan H. Sonnenklar, Esq.
Mathew J. Levy, Esq.
Joshua D. Sussman, Esq.
Richard J. Weiss, Esq.

Time to Welcome Elizabeth A. Rizzo, Esq.!

By Elizabeth A. Rizzo, Esq.
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Elizabeth Rizzo is pleased to announce that she has joined Weiss Zarett Brofman Sonnenklar & Levy, P.C. with 3 years of client relations and healthcare law experience. Elizabeth earned her bachelor’s degree from Adelphi University and her law degree from Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University. 

Elizabeth is proud to be part of the Weiss Zarett team, as Elizabeth carries with her Weiss Zarett’s attention to detail with a strong emphasis on clear and focused communication with clients.

Weiss Zarett is a prominent and well-respected Long Island-based Firm known for assisting members of the healthcare industry and general business clients.  In the healthcare field, Weiss Zarett represents physicians and physician groups, other healthcare providers and health-related businesses with a wide array of legal services including corporate and transactional matters, civil and administrative litigation, healthcare regulatory issues, governmental and commercial payor audits, bankruptcy, and commercial real-estate transactions.  Weiss Zarett brings decades of experience to this complex and ever-changing area of practice. 

Equally experienced outside of the healthcare industry, Weiss Zarett advises and represents businesses and business owners in corporate and commercial matters, business disputes, employment practice, commercial, bankruptcy and commercial real estate and commercial landlord and tenant litigation, creditor’s rights, financing, documenting secured transactions and all phases of commercial real-estate transactions. 

Looking to the future, Elizabeth is excited to build and further develop valuable relationships at Weiss Zarett with her abilities and services now available to be called up at the Firm. Please feel free to call upon us for your legal needs.

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Welcome, Lisa Giunta-Popeil, Esq.!

By Lisa Giunta-Popeil
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Lisa Giunta-Popeil, Esq. is pleased to announce that she has joined Weiss Zarett Brofman Sonnenklar & Levy, P.C.  Lisa brings with her over ten years of general and commercial litigation experience in both federal and state courts in New York, including a clerkship for a U.S. District Court judge in the Eastern District of New York.  She has expertise in handling a wide range of matters, including contract disputes, shareholder disputes, commercial arbitrations, business tort actions, creditor’s rights litigation and securities fraud litigation.

Lisa shares Weiss Zarett’s commitment to providing a thoughtful and comprehensive approach to litigation.  This includes open and candid communication with clients, exploring all potential avenues for the resolution of disputes and considering all possible legal claims and defenses.  The Weiss Zarett litigation team will zealously advocate on behalf of their clients, whether in the courtroom or at the negotiation table.

Weiss Zarett is a prominent and well-respected Long Island-based firm known for assisting members of the healthcare industry and general business clients.  In the healthcare field, Weiss Zarett represents physicians and physician groups, other healthcare providers and health-related businesses with a wide array of legal services including corporate and transactional matters, civil and administrative litigation, healthcare regulatory issues, governmental and commercial payor audits, bankruptcy, and commercial real-estate transactions.  Weiss Zarett brings decades of experience to this complex and ever-changing area of practice. 

Equally experienced outside of the healthcare industry, Weiss Zarett advises and represents businesses and business owners in corporate and commercial matters, business disputes, employment practice, commercial, bankruptcy and commercial real estate and commercial landlord and tenant litigation, creditor’s rights, financing, documenting secured transactions and all phases of commercial real-estate transactions.

Lisa is excited to be joining Weiss Zarett and looks forward to providing you with a broad array of litigation services.  Please call us to see how we can help you with your legal needs. 

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