Ray Quinney & Nebeker has an extensive and diverse healthcare practice group. The in-depth involvement of our attorneys in healthcare related transactions provides our clients with the specialized expertise and unique perspectives needed to accomplish client objectives in the current and foreseeable healthcare environment.

We represent – nationally and throughout the Intermountain West – a wide variety of healthcare providers, hospitals, healthcare maintenance organizations, physician entities, managed care concerns and other healthcare industry businesses. As a result, the Firm has broad exposure to the complex legal, regulatory and business issues impacting the ever-changing healthcare environment and experience in defending these entities in civil litigation.

Our lawyers offer regulatory advice and representation before state and federal licensing agencies, including the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Department of Justice, Department of Labor, Utah Office of Inspector General, and Department of Professional Licensing.

Ray Quinney & Nebeker offers collective expertise and a collaborative approach to provide comprehensive and coordinated representation in all aspects of healthcare law:


  • Business Formation, Financing and Licensing
  • Real Estate Acquisition and Financing
  • Hospitals and Medical Practices Leases
  • Medical Equipment Acquisition and Financing
  • Nursing Homes and Home Healthcare Operations
  • Clinical Lab Ownership and Operations
  • Telemedicine
  • Marketing of Medical Services
  • Collections and Bankruptcy
  • Entity Governance
  • Physician Licensing and Credentialing
  • Peer Review


  • Syndication of Ambulatory Surgery Centers, Specialty Hospitals and other Healthcare Providers
  • Physician Joint Ventures and Transactions
  • Mergers, Acquisitions, and Partnerships
  • Non-Profit Entity Formation
  • Pension and Retirement Plans
  • State and Federal Tax Advice


  • Stark and Anti-Kickback
  • False Claims Act, Fraud and Illegal Compensation Issues
  • Privacy Issues – HIPAA and Cybersecurity
  • Internal Investigations
  • Managed Care Contracting
  • Medicare Overpayment
  • Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
  • Pharmacy Licensing and Operations
  • Compliance Programs – development and implementation
  • Hospital and Medical Facility – compliance and ethical guidelines
  • Healthcare Facility – licensing and ownership changes


  • Hospital Physician Recruitment Agreements
  • Affiliation and Research Agreements
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Professional Services Agreements
  • Medical Director Agreements
  • Vendor Agreements


  • Employment Issues
  • Employee Benefits
  • Executive Compensation
  • Disruptive Behavior
  • Restrictive Covenants and Confidentiality
  • Structuring Agreements – employment, independent contractor and physician practice groups


  • Intellectual Property
  • Medical Device Manufacturers


  • Antitrust Investigations and Advice
  • Hospital Disciplinary Issues
  • Hospital Real Estate and Leasing Disputes
  • Fair Hearing and Peer Reviews
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • State and Federal Trade Commission
  • White Collar Criminal Defense

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