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Connecticut, New Jersey, New York
Andrew E. Blustein is a Partner/Director of Garfunkel Wild, P.C. He joined the firm in 1993 and is a member of the firm’s Health Care, Business, and Compliance and White Collar Defense practice groups. He is Co-Chair of the HIPAA Compliance Group and Chair of both the Health Care and Information Technology Practice Group and the Insurance Regulatory Practice Group.
Mr. Blustein’s practice includes the representation of hospitals, physicians, ambulatory surgery centers and other healthcare industry-related clients (both for profit and not-for-profit). He has also assisted insurance companies and other clients in developing provider networks and in addressing various regulatory issues.
Mr. Blustein has been a leader in developing and implementing HIPAA Compliance Program for healthcare providers and health plans. He frequently lectures on HIPAA, physician practice issues, corporate transactions and computer contracting. Mr. Blustein is also a frequent lecturer to medical staffs on contracting issues.
Admitted to the New Jersey Bar, the New York Bar and the Connecticut Bar, Mr. Blustein is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association (Health and Law Section); Past Co-Chairman of the Westchester County Bar Association (Hospital and Physician Law Section) and the American Health Lawyers Association.
Mr. Blustein graduated from Vassar College in 1987 (B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, cum laude) in 1987 and Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude) in 1990.
Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASCs)/Surgical Facility, Buy/Sell Agreements, Corporate Formation, Due Diligence, Employment, Shareholder and Partnership Agreements, Endoscopy Center, Health Systems/Hospital Transactions, Joint Ventures, Licensure, Management companies, Physician Practice/Physician Organization Transactions, Physician Representation, Urgent Care Centers/Freestanding Emergency Rooms