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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

Provided federal regulatory guidance for multi-state health care entity in sale of assets in multiple jurisdictions
Represented employed and independent physicians and nurses before various West Virginia and Pennsylvania licensure boards, including the West Virginia Osteopathic Medicine Board, the West Virginia Board of Medicine, the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine, and the West Virginia RN Board
Served as regulatory counsel for healthcare entities on Stark Law, the Anti-Kickback Statute, HIPAA, the HITECH Act, and the corporate practice of medicine doctrine

Know-How

Alert

Work Experience

2010 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
2005 Intern, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

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