Lauren Slive Gennett is an associate in King & Spalding’s Atlanta office and is a member of the firm’s Healthcare Practice Group. Ms. Gennett’s practice focuses on the representation of healthcare clients in litigation, internal investigations, government investigations and regulatory matters. Ms. Gennett advises healthcare providers on how to prepare for and respond to audits conducted by government contractors, including recovery audit contractors (RACs), Medicare administrative contractors (MACs) and zone program integrity contractors (ZPICs). She also assists with the development of Medicare and Medicaid appeal strategies for providers. In addition, Ms. Gennett advises clients regarding various regulatory compliance matters, including patient status determination issues and implementation of Corporate Integrity Agreements (CIAs). Ms. Gennett has also served as a guest lecturer for topics in healthcare law at the Emory University Rollins School of Public Health and the Georgia State University College of Law.
Ms. Gennett earned her J.D., with honors, from the Emory University School of Law. During law school, she was awarded the James Colson Scholarship and served as a Notes and Comments Editor for the Emory Law Journal. Ms. Gennett earned her M.P.H., with a focus in health policy, from the Emory University Rollins School of Public Health. Ms. Gennett received her undergraduate degree in Public Policy, with highest honors, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she was elected to the Order of the Golden Fleece Honorary Society. Ms. Gennett is Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC).