Since 1971, Horty, Springer & Mattern has focused on the legal issues so you can focus on what’s important – patient care. To that end, we invite you to take a more in-depth look at how we enable our client’s healthcare success in the health care industry through our legal services.
What’s New in Health Law
The United States District Court for the Southern District of New York granted a hospital summary judgment as to a resident’s claims of disparate treatment, retaliation, and failure to accommodate on the basis that he was terminated because of his attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (“ADHD”). Whitney v. Montefiore Med. Ctr.
To read more about this case and to find out what’s new in healthcare law, visit our What’s New page
Question of the Week
Our hospital is part of a regional system, and while there had been some low-level discussions about whether we may want to have a unified medical staff, the consensus was that we aren’t there yet – however, there is a strong desire for our medical staff processes to become more integrated even if unification isn’t our ultimate outcome. Are there options short of formally becoming one unified medical staff?
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Change is happening faster than ever in health care, and to stay ahead, you need to anticipate what’s next. Now more than ever, education is key.
Working with you in-person or virtually, we can create a customized educational program that best matches the issues your organization faces each day. By helping you protect what’s important, to clearing obstacles in your way, we are here for all your health care education needs.