Karen D. Smith - Bricker & Eckler LLP

Karen D. Smith

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010

Karen Smith is a partner in Bricker & Eckler's Health Care group with a general health care law practice emphasizing general corporate, federal and state regulatory issues, including Stark Law, fraud and abuse, HIPAA, Medicare and Medicaid provider enrollment issues, Medicare provider-based issues, Medicare/Medicaid compliance issues and physician contracting (employment, recruitment and services agreements).

She facilitates ongoing regulatory compliance with federal and state agencies, the Ohio Department of Health, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services; assists hospitals in drafting all forms of physician contracts, including recruitment services and employment contracts and advises them with respect to state and federal laws, including Stark Law and the fraud and abuse laws. Karen also advises hospitals with respect to HIPAA, Medicare and Medicaid provider enrollment issues, and Medicare provider based regulation.

Ohio UniversityBS The Ohio State UniversityMS University of CincinnatiJ.D.
American Health Lawyers AssociationColumbus Bar Association

Office Location

100 South Third Street
Columbus, OH 43215-4291
United States

Practice Areas

Health Care Law

Other Information

Gender: Female