White Bagging: Emerging Trends; Provider Response; Implications for Reimbursement and Contract Negotiations
Recording of a 90-minute CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will guide healthcare counsel on white bagging and how different healthcare providers are responding to white bagging policies. The panel will address white bagging in the litigation context and will discuss how white bagging impacts contract negotiations.
- White bagging
- Healthcare provider response
- Court treatment and litigation strategies
- Implications for contract negotiations
The panel will review these and other material questions:
- What impact do white bagging policies have on the provider's ability to seek reimbursement for these medications?
- What steps should healthcare providers take to mitigate the risks created by mandatory "white bagging?"
- What provisions can providers include in contracts to ensure indemnification for accepting white bagged medications?
James W. Boswell, III
King & Spalding
Mr. Boswell is the Team Leader of the firm’s national Healthcare Team. His practice is devoted to handling... | Read More
Mr. Boswell is the Team Leader of the firm’s national Healthcare Team. His practice is devoted to handling litigation and investigations on behalf of healthcare industry clients. Mr. Boswell has particular expertise in handling managed care litigation on behalf of healthcare provider clients. He has also served as counsel in False Claims Act lawsuits in Georgia, Mississippi, Nevada, New York and Texas. An experienced healthcare litigator, Mr. Boswell regularly handles jury trials, administrative hearings, arbitrations and appellate arguments regarding specialized healthcare issues.Close
Zuzana S. Ikels
King & Spalding
Ms. Ikels focuses on complex commercial disputes in healthcare and healthcare technology. She has successfully defended... | Read More
Ms. Ikels focuses on complex commercial disputes in healthcare and healthcare technology. She has successfully defended her clients against dozens of consumer class actions involving federal and state consumer protection statutes and privacy laws, the False Claims Act, and other complex business disputes. Ms. Ikels has an in-depth knowledge of IT and Big Data infrastructures including advising on electronic records and retention programs, privacy and consent policies, devising strategic e-discovery plans, database discovery and Big Data analytics.Close
King & Spalding
Mr. Tooch specializes in managed care litigation, and has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for healthcare... | Read More
Mr. Tooch specializes in managed care litigation, and has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for healthcare providers in civil actions and arbitrations against health plans. He represents hospitals, medical groups, physicians, pharmacies, laboratories, surgery centers, and home health companies in arbitrations in federal and state courts. With decades of trial experience, Mr. Tooch has tried over 100 cases before juries, judges and arbitrators in federal, state and administrative courts. In 2017 and 2019, he obtained the second highest verdicts for breach of contract cases in California. Representing all types of healthcare providers, Mr. Tooch has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars against health plans in jury trials, arbitrations and class actions.Close