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Kim Roeder focuses on the healthcare sector, particularly with regard to compliance, investigations and transactions. As a partner in our Healthcare practice, Kim represents individual and institutional healthcare providers, along with suppliers, in a wide range of matters.

Kim advises healthcare suppliers and providers, including hospital systems, academic medical centers and physician practice groups, on implementing compliance programs as well as conducting compliance assessments and internal investigations. She frequently represents healthcare providers in responding to Department of Justice and Office of Inspector General investigations and qui tam actions, and in voluntary disclosures through agency programs.

In addition, Kim has extensive experience advising clients on Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement issues; federal and state self-referral and anti-kickback laws; delivery system reform; accountable care organizations; shared savings and incentive payment arrangements; clinically integrated networks; and hospital-physician employment relationships and other affiliations.

Kim is an Adjunct Professor at the Georgia State University College of Law. A frequent author and speaker before professional and trade groups, Kim is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association and the Health Care Compliance Association, and a former president of the Georgia Academy of Healthcare Attorneys.

Kim holds a top ranking among Georgia healthcare lawyers in Chambers USA, and has been recognized for more than 10 years as one of The Best Lawyers in America for Healthcare Law. In addition, she has been selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers since 2004, and named an Outstanding Healthcare Fraud and Compliance Lawyer in Nightingale’s Healthcare News.

Publications

  • “The Stark Law and Regulations,” Compliance Manual, Healthcare Compliance Association (2009, 2011 and 2016 updates)
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Business Law and Governance Practice Group, Executive Summary (December 2009), “The New Healthcare Delivery System:  What are Accountable Care Organizations and Medical Homes?”
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Business Law and Governance Practice Group, Business Law Update (September 9, 2009), “Healthcare Reform Will Challenge Providers’ Business Structures”

Speaking Engagements

  • 22nd Annual King & Spalding Health Law and Policy Forum, March 2013:  Panel Presentation – “Healthcare Reform Countdown”
  • Arkansas Hospital Association, August 2012:  “Update on Delivery System and Payment Reforms”
  • King & Spalding Roundtable Program, August 2012:  “Recent Medicaid Developments from the Implementation of the Supreme Court’s Ruling on PPACA, Enforcement Activities and Other Medicaid Reforms”
  • 21st Annual King & Spalding Health Law and Policy Forum, March 2012:  Panel Presentation, “Delivery System Evolution:  Competing on Cost and Quality”
  • HCCA Southeast Regional Annual Conference, January 2012:  “Compliance Issues in Accountable Care: Shared Savings, Bundled Payments and other Innovations”
  • Georgia State University College of Law and Center for Law, Health and Society, January 2012:  “Update -- The Progress of Healthcare Delivery System Reform”
  • King & Spalding Roundtable Program, November 2011:  “Qualifying as an Accountable Care Organization in the CMS Shared Savings Program:  Overview of the Final Rule and Agency Announcements”
  • Tennessee Hospital Association Fall Compliance Conference, October 2011:  “Compliance Issues in Accountable Care Organizations and Innovative Payment Arrangements”
  • Georgia Bio/Georgia Association of Healthcare Executives, October 2011:  “Technology That Will Create Accountable Care:  Legal Framework for Accountable Care Organizations and Innovative Payment Arrangements”
  • Georgia Healthcare Financial Management Association, July 2011:  Accountable Care Organizations
  • King & Spalding Roundtable Program, April 2011:  “Planning to Qualify as an Accountable Care Organization:  Proposed Rule and Agency Notices”
  • East Tennessee Healthcare Fraud Working Group, April 2011:  “Health Care Reform and Compliance Issues”
  • 20th Annual King & Spalding Health Law and Policy Forum, March 2011:  “Legal and Regulatory Conflicts in PPACA”
  • American Health Lawyers Association, June 2010:  “Quality-Based Compensation in a New Era of Health Reform”
  • Georgia Academy of Healthcare Attorneys, May 2010:  “Hospital-Physician Alignment”
  • King & Spalding Roundtable Program, May 2010:  “Reform Driven Strategies and Tactics”
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Moderator of national teleconference, April 2010, regarding Care Coordination Models
  • King & Spalding Roundtable Program, April 2010:  “Healthcare Reform Legislation -- Medicare, Medicaid and Delivery System Reform”
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Credentials

J.D., Case Western Reserve University

A.B., Cornell University, with distinction

Georgia

Adjunct Professor, Georgia State University College of Law

American Bar Association, Health Law Section, Business and Corporate Section

American Health Lawyers Association, Former Co-Chair of the Transactions Affinity Group of the Business Law and Governance Practice Group

Georgia Academy of Healthcare Attorneys, Past President and Board Member

Health Care Compliance Association

State Bar of Georgia, Health Law Section, Corporate Law Section

Top ranking among Georgia healthcare lawyers


Chambers USA

Healthcare Law


The Best Lawyers in America, 10+ years

Georgia Super Lawyer


Super Lawyers

Outstanding Healthcare Fraud and Compliance Lawyer


Nightingale’s Healthcare News

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Recognition

Top ranking among Georgia healthcare lawyers


Chambers USA

Healthcare Law


The Best Lawyers in America, 10+ years

Georgia Super Lawyer


Super Lawyers

Outstanding Healthcare Fraud and Compliance Lawyer


Nightingale’s Healthcare News

Credentials

J.D., Case Western Reserve University

A.B., Cornell University, with distinction

Georgia

Adjunct Professor, Georgia State University College of Law

American Bar Association, Health Law Section, Business and Corporate Section

American Health Lawyers Association, Former Co-Chair of the Transactions Affinity Group of the Business Law and Governance Practice Group

Georgia Academy of Healthcare Attorneys, Past President and Board Member

Health Care Compliance Association

State Bar of Georgia, Health Law Section, Corporate Law Section

Top ranking among Georgia healthcare lawyers


Chambers USA

Healthcare Law


The Best Lawyers in America, 10+ years

Georgia Super Lawyer


Super Lawyers

Outstanding Healthcare Fraud and Compliance Lawyer


Nightingale’s Healthcare News

Icon close

Close

Recognition

Top ranking among Georgia healthcare lawyers


Chambers USA

Healthcare Law


The Best Lawyers in America, 10+ years

Georgia Super Lawyer


Super Lawyers

Outstanding Healthcare Fraud and Compliance Lawyer


Nightingale’s Healthcare News