Claire M. Turcotte - Bricker & Eckler LLP

Claire M. Turcotte

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009

Claire Turcotte is a partner in Bricker & Eckler’s Health Care group. She focuses her practice on structuring, drafting and negotiating all types of health care provider affiliation, alignment and integration contracts, including affiliations, acquisitions, mergers, accountable care organizations (ACOs), clinically integrated networks (CINs), service line comanagement agreements, joint ventures, management services organizations (MSOs), call coverage, physician recruitment, physician employment agreements and compensation arrangements, quality performance and pay for performance arrangements, and other hospital-physician arrangements.

Claire also counsels hospitals and health care providers on the Stark law, anti-kickback statute, civil monetary penalties law and other fraud and abuse matters. Additionally, she works with clients on Medicare and Medicaid regulatory issues, including change of ownership, enrollment, physician supervision, provider-based status and hospital space sharing arrangements.

Claire’s practice also focuses on corporate structuring and maintenance, including formation and choice of entity, governance structure, nonprofit and tax exempt status issues, conflicts of interest, and other taxation and governance issues.

Claire prepares and negotiates information technology (IT) and other technology contracts including electronic health records (EHR) system agreements and hospital EHR donation arrangements and counsels clients regarding compliance with Meaningful Use Incentive and PQRS programs, as well as HIPAA, EHR implementation and other health information matters.

Stanford UniversityAB 1986University of California Los AngelesJ.D. 1992
Society of Ohio Hospital AttorneysHealth Care Financial Management Association, Southwest Ohio ChapterAmerican Health Lawyers Association Women's Leadership CouncilAccountable Care Organization Accreditation Program Advisory CommitteeAmerican Bar Association (Health Law Section); Cincinnati Bar Association (Health Care Law Committee)

Office Location

201 East Fifth Street, Suite 1110
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Health Care Law of the Cincinnati Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Health Care Law of the Cincinnati Metro Area
Claire M. Turcotte has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Claire M. Turcotte has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Health Care Law (Corporate, Fraud and Abuse, HIPAA, Hospitals, Joint Ventures, Mergers & Acquisitions, Transactions)

Other Information

Gender: Female