Mr. Miles maintains an active regulatory trial practice, focusing on Medicare / Medicaid program issues, including fraud and abuse, licensing, certification and reimbursement. Mr. Miles also manages the firm’s government relations practice, which includes assisting clients with legislative initiatives and other matters before the Colorado General Assembly.
Mr. Miles regularly conducts educational programs for various health care professional associations and continuing education groups, including the American Care Association and its affiliates. He annually gives an in depth legal update at the Colorado Health Care Association’s Annual Convention that reviews national and state legal developments over the course of the last year. He is also a frequent lecturer at national seminars sponsored by the American Health Lawyers’ Association and the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators.
In 1989, Mr. Miles was appointed as founding Chair of the American Health Care Association’s Legal Committee, on which he still serves as an active member. This select group of experienced lawyers with national health care expertise monitors legal matters affecting the long term profession and recommends specific legal involvement in cases and regulatory matters to the Association’s Board of Directors and Executive Committee.
Recently, Mr. Miles has undertaken an alternative dispute resolution practice involving mediation and arbitration of legal disputes, primarily in the health care field. His training includes:
--Arbitration Workshop, American Health Lawyers, Chicago, Illinois, June 2007;
--Mediation Training, Colorado Bar Association (Mares-Dixon & Associates), 40 Hour Course, Denver, Colorado, August 2007;
--Colorado Statewide ADR Conference, Colorado Council of Mediators and Mediation Organizations, Colorado Judicial Department Office of Dispute Resolution and Colorado Bar Association, Denver, Colorado, October 2008;
--Fundamentals of Medical Staff & Peer Review, the American Bar Association Health Law Section, National Teleconference, January 2009.