CHICAGO (JUNE 12, 2009) — McDermott Will & Emery LLP today launched a blog providing their health law attorneys’ industry-leading perspective on current and potential developments in health care legislation and regulation, plus insight and analysis on how those changes will affect the health care industry. The blog is located at www.HealthCareLawReform.com and is updated frequently. With national health reform imminent, the blog will be a valuable resource to clients and friends of the Firm.
“The world of health care law is not only complex, but in a state of constant flux, which makes keeping on top of legislative and regulatory developments absolutely essential,” said Michael F. Anthony, head of McDermott’s international Health Law Department. “For decades, McDermott Will & Emery has been one of the industry leaders in terms of both the depth and breadth of its knowledge. This blog is designed to help bring that critical insight to stakeholders in the most immediate and useful way possible as we approach an era of unprecedented change in our nation’s health care system.”
With an over 50-year history of serving the health sector, McDermott Will & Emery’s Health Law Department and members of its Government Strategies Practice Group cover a wide range of disciplines including legislative, regulatory, finance, real estate, restructuring, tax and more to bring a comprehensive array of understanding and solutions to clients including:
• Medical device, pharmaceutical and biotech companies;
• Hospitals, health systems, physician practices, nursing homes and home health agencies;
• Health insurance providers; and
• National, state and local governmental agencies.