Partner Michael Callahan will participate in the webinar “The ABCs of Antitrust in Health Care, Part VI: Medical Staff Privileges, Exclusive Physician Contracts, and Peer Review” at 1:00 p.m. ET on Thursday, March 20. The following topics will be addressed:
- Relevant statutes and federal guidance (antitrust injury and standing);
- Adverse actions with respect to individual provider privileges (including the roles of hospital representatives and the medical staff in privileges decisions, typical antitrust claims such as group boycott claims, exclusive contracts cases and essential facilities doctrine, and peer review);
- A hospital’s closure of its medical staff (economic credentialing); and
- Practice pointers (including litigation issues and challenges for both plaintiffs and defendants).
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