Carole Christian is a partner at Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP and co-chair of the firm's Health Care Service Team. She concentrates her practice in the areas of health care and related litigation.
Christian represents health care clients in certificate of need hearings, court appeals, Medicaid appeals, Medicare reimbursement and similar negotiations and disputes with state and federal regulatory authorities. She has more than 20 years of experience counseling hospitals, physicians, nursing homes and other providers of goods and services concerning contracts, fraud and abuse, licensing, medical staff matters, emergency treatment, medical records, withdrawal of treatment decisions and other patient care matters and acquisitions.
Christian has counseled clients extensively on new and emerging issues in health care regulation, including compliance programs and codes of conduct; electronic medical records; and, the Health Care Reform law.
She teaches Patient Care Issues.