Erin Whaley is a partner at the Troutman Pepper law firm and represents healthcare providers and payers on the full spectrum of legal issues they confront on a daily basis. Her regulatory experience includes advising clients on compliance with the plethora of federal laws that govern the healthcare industry, including Stark, the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS), the False Claims Act and HIPAA, as well as project-related state licensure issues and certificates of need. In addition to proactively addressing compliance needs and structuring transactions to comply with the regulatory framework, she assists clients with investigations and resolving compliance concerns.
Erin’s understanding of the healthcare landscape allows her to provide valuable advice and guidance on significant corporate matters such as mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracting, physician contracting, and joint venture opportunities. She works closely with her clients to understand their business objectives and help them meet those objectives while remaining compliant with the law.
As a complement to her traditional healthcare practice, Erin has developed a niche focus in health information technology. Her health IT experience includes representing providers in the negotiation of various health IT contracts involving, among other things, electronic health records, revenue cycle management, population health and telehealth.