In today’s environment, as state and federal governments increase regulation, expand enforcement efforts, and intensify scrutiny of the health care industry and operations, health care entities need guidance from an attorney who knows their industries, understands their legal issues, and can help them prevent, detect, and resolve fraud and abuse
Peavy has represented healthcare companies under investigation by U.S. Attorneys Offices nationwide, the Department of Justice, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General, and state agencies. Healthcare fraud investigations frequently include criminal, civil and administrative proceedings, which Peavy can effectively – and often simultaneously – handle. Peavy has represented clients in dozens of matters regarding allegations across the hospital, pharmaceutical and medical supply sectors of the economy, including entities involved in telemedicine and Durable Medical Equipment.
Importantly, Peavy has managed and controlled the parallel prosecutions that can often evolve from an initial administrative hearing or small-scale investigation, to encompass criminal and civil litigation as well as reputational and international coordination issues.