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    Biography

    Kristen Andrews Wilson’s practice is an intersection of regulatory compliance and litigation defense.  Kristen’s clients include hospitals, nursing homes, long-term care facilities, hospice, and home health,  as well as independent general practice and specialty physicians.  Within her litigation practice, Kristen’s goal is helping clients avoid costly and disruptive litigation by advising them on best practices and easily implementable solutions.  Kristen’s litigation practice goes hand in hand with the regulatory guidance that she provides clients across several states.  

    Memberships & Awards

    Professional
    2020 Go To Thought Leadership Award, Healthcare Regs COVID-19, The National Law Review
    American Health Lawyers Association
    Health Care Compliance Association
    Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
    Graduated magna cum laude, University of Akron
    West Virginia Health Care Association
    West Virginia Rural Health Association
    Ohio Health Care Association
    Pennsylvania Health Care Association

    Key Experience

    Won jury verdict on behalf of physician in a medical malpractice case involving permanent injuries and death
    Advised healthcare clients on Certificate of Need (CON) matters in West Virginia, for acquisitions and divestitures, addition of services, and opposition of duplicative services
    Defended long-term care facilities against claims for alleged violations of state nursing home acts and medical negligence

    Know-How

    Alert

    Speaking Engagements

    Compliance Presentation: “Corporate Compliance: Roles, Responsibilities and Investigations” (with L. Frederick Williams, Jr. and Shawn A. Morgan), West Virginia Healthcare Financial Management Association, Charleston, WV, January 11, 2018

    Compliance Presentation: “Financial Transaction Basics for Healthcare Providers” (with L. Frederick Williams, Jr. and Shawn A. Morgan), West Virginia Healthcare Financial Management Association, Charleston, WV, January 11, 2018

    Co-Presenter of "HIPAA 101," Annual Meeting of Ohio State Bar Association (May 2015)

    Co-author, "Identification and Comparison of Electrical Tapes Using Instrumental and Statistical Techniques: Microscopic Surface Texture and Elemental Composition," Journal of Forensic Sciences, May 2007, Vol. 52