Faculty Profile: Scott Shanker

Scott ShankerBass, Berry and Sims
Current TBA Courses
Previous Courses Taught (4)
  • 21st Annual Health Law Primer
  • 18th Annual Health Law Primer
  • Selected Topics in Tennessee Health Care Law
  • 13th Annual Health Law Primer
Biography

Scott Shanker is an attorney with Butler Snow in the firm's Memphis office. Shanker has extensive experience representing hospitals and health systems, single- and
multi-specialty physician practices, ambulatory surgery centers and ancillary service
providers.

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRY TEAMS

  • Health Law
  • Data Security and Privacy

EXPERIENCE

 

  • Extensive representation of hospitals and health systems, single- and multi-specialty
  • physician practices, ambulatory surgery centers and ancillary service providers.
  • Counsel to healthcare clients regarding business operations and regulatory matters,
  • including structuring professional service and employment agreements.
  • Represent buyers and sellers in healthcare transactions and joint ventures.
  • Advise on compliance with fraud and abuse, physician self-referral (Stark Act), selfdisclosure and reporting, fee-splitting issues, certificate of need, licensure, enrollment,
  • reimbursement and corporate practice of medicine issues.
  • Draft and negotiate supply purchase agreements and hardware and software license and
  • procurement contracts.
  • Experience working with the Office of Civil Rights in Breach notifications and settlements.
  • Regularly drafts Business Associate Agreements and HIPAA Authorizations, and advises
  • clients regarding HIPAA privacy matters.