Augusta, Georgia is home to University Hospital and a medical district that employs more than 25,000 people. This district adds an estimated $1.8 billion annually to the local economy. However, the medical industry is subject to various state and federal regulations that individual practitioners and facilities must follow. Compliance can be complex, but falling out of compliance exposes professionals and institutions to potentially crushing liability. For trustworthy assistance with medical regulatory compliance, you can rely on Joseph T. Rhodes Law Firm. Our Augusta firm has the knowledge and experience to advise your medical office, clinic or hospital on up-to-date protocols that keep your patients and your practice safe.
Medical regulations are intended to protect patient privacy and quality of care. In Augusta and throughout Georgia, healthcare providers must comply with these major regulations:
Our attorneys draw on decades of experience to answer your questions on regulatory compliance and to help you implement protocols that protect your patients and your practice. We are easily accessible to provide ongoing guidance as needed.
If you, by yourself or with associates, want to form a private medical practice in the greater Augusta area, our firm is ready to help. Our business attorneys have ample experience with entity formation and can advise you on the best entity for your circumstances, such as:
The form your practice takes impacts various governance issues, such as ownership, decision-making, liability, profit-sharing, taxation, and ultimately whether the practice can be sold and how it might be dissolved. When you consult our firm, you get personalized attention from a knowledgeable attorney who is committed to helping your success. We answer all your questions on issues related to formation and governance so you can start your practice off on a firm foundation.
Joseph T. Rhodes Law Firm represents individual and institutional healthcare providers in Richmond, Columbia and Burke counties. To learn how our firm can help you with regulatory compliance, entity formation or corporate governance, call 706-496-1616 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation at our Augusta office.