The impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on hospitals and health systems is unprecedented. On the frontlines combatting the pandemic, the industry is also facing a financial crisis and a rapidly evolving regulatory and legal landscape. The need to make thoughtful but quick decisions has never been greater.
On the legal and regulatory front, McDermott’s multidisciplinary team is closely tracking and analyzing developments related to COVID-19 to provide thoughtful, practical advice to help our clients in these turbulent times. Based on this ongoing work, and the industry’s business and operational priorities, we have created this guide to highlight some of the most critical issues for hospitals and health systems to consider. This high-level format is designed to allow legal teams, management, board members and others at your organization to quickly digest the latest developments, view more detailed summaries and analysis at the links provided, and take appropriate actions.