Nili S. Yolin, a Member of the Health Law Practice of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C., will present a Lawline webinar entitled, “Managing Disruptive Physicians: A Primer for the In-House Health Care Attorney” on Thursday, January 29.
Ms. Yolin and her co-speaker, Colleen McMahon, Senior Associate General Counsel at North Shore-LIJ Health System, will discuss how joint commission standards and bylaws can help create, administer and oversee an effective structure for addressing unprofessional conduct in a healthcare setting. Ms. Yolin and Ms. McMahon will explore patterns of disruptive conduct, the consequences of such conduct, appropriate institutional responses, reporting, notice and hearing requirements, and other effective management strategies to promote professionalism and minimize legal exposure to the institution.
Ms. Yolin focuses her practice on complex transactions, regulatory compliance, and graduate medical education matters. She has extensive experience in health care transactional matters such as hospital joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions, and affiliations. She also assists proprietary and tax-exempt hospital systems with medical staff matters, organizational documents, and negotiating agreements with third-party vendors. Her practice also includes regularly assisting academic medical centers, teaching hospitals, and residency training programs across the country with ACGME accreditation issues, including program evaluations, compliance with the Institutional, Common, and Program-Specific Requirements, and appeals of adverse actions by the various Residency Review Committees of the ACGME.
Attorneys in Mintz Levin's Health Law Practice, many of whom have held senior government positions or served as in-house counsel, represent for-profit and non-profit, domestic and international companies in connection with a wide variety of business and legal transactions, challenges and issues that they confront both on a daily basis and in bet-the-company matters. Clients span the full spectrum of the industry, including hospital systems, managed care organizations, laboratories, long-term care providers, durable medical equipment suppliers, behavioral health companies, pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, retail pharmacies and pharmacy benefit managers.