As Special Counsel at Foulston Siefkin, Ms. Linenberger assists health care providers in responding to patient care issues, treatment issues, consent issues, bioethics issues, and regularly advises providers on risk management, HIPAA, EMTALA, the Conditions of Participation, Conditions of Coverage, and state licensure. She works with providers to develop corrective action plans and responses to federal and state surveys. As a member of the Senior Care and Housing Practice Group, she provides these services to senior care providers. Additionally, Ms. Linenberger utilizes her heath care expertise to assist in the defense of medical liability actions. She has extensive claims management and mediation experience through her former employment with KaMMCO and the Kansas Health Care Stabilization Fund.
As a former General Counsel at the Kansas Health Policy Authority, Ms. Linenberger has experience managing legislative matters including statutory and regulatory drafting and monitoring legislation.
Ms. Linenberger is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell Law Directory and has been selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® and the Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers® list. Ms. Linenberger was named the Topeka Health Care Lawyer of the Year for 2014 by The Best Lawyers in America®. She is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the Kansas Association of Hospital Attorneys, the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel and the Defense Research Institute.