Many of our clients are emerging and fast-growing companies that are looking for a single-point of contact for their high-level legal needs. Led by enlightened business executives, they recognize that the right lawyer can not only provide great legal advice, but also act as a strategic business advisor, negotiator, and advocate to help companies grow and expand. We help healthcare companies navigate their path along the business life cycle, particularly during the growth and expansion phase. Below are examples of past and present clients of GeneralCounselWest:
DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest kidney care companies in the United States. DaVita Kidney Care provides dialysis services to patients with chronic kidney failure and end stage renal disease in the US and abroad. DaVita Kidney Care strives to improve patients’ quality of life by innovating clinical care, and by offering integrated treatment plans, personalized care teams and convenient health-management services.
Radiology Partners (RadPartners) is a leading on-site radiology practice with commitment to clinical excellence and service. Physicians are shareholders in the practice. RadPartners is radiologist-led, with an experienced healthcare management team with proven ability to scale and run a multi-state operation. The practice is governed locally by the radiologists and they are on a mission to transform radiology.
City of Hope
City of Hope is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. Designated as a comprehensive cancer center, the highest recognition bestowed by the National Cancer Institute, City of Hope is also a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, with research and treatment protocols that advance care throughout the nation.
Elements Behavioral Health
Elements Behavioral Health is committed to providing the highest quality clinical care for addiction and mental health disorders in their treatment centers across the country. They work with individuals, their family members, and other treatment providers to develop programs which focus on long-term, sustainable recovery.
HCP is a patient- and physician-focused integrated healthcare delivery and management company with over two decades of experience providing coordinated, outcomes-based medical care in a cost-effective manner. Their physicians bring the benefits of coordinated care to hundreds of thousands of managed care patients in California and in other markets across the country.
WellCare Partners (d/b/a “WellNow”) and its affiliated physician group, Well Now Physicians, PC, was founded by a group of healthcare executives and clinicians with an eye towards reducing costs and improving access to primary care services. WellNow’s team is a dynamic group of healthcare professionals who coach and participate in competitive sports, are world travelers and work hard to deliver the best care and patient experience possible.
Cancer Care International
Cancer Care International (CCI) is a US-based company with the intent to develop and operate state-of-the-art cancer diagnosis and treatment centers throughout the world. The CCI team has prior experience in building oncology centers and in recruiting, training and managing talented and experienced caregivers. It is in the process of bringing these capabilities to several nations in order to deliver the exceptional quality of care typically reserved for patients in the US and other technologically-advanced nations..
Amgen is one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. Amgen is a values-based company, deeply rooted in science and innovation to transform new ideas and discoveries into medicines for patients with serious illnesses. They focus on six therapeutic areas: oncology/hematology, cardiovascular disease, inflammation, bone health, nephrology and neuroscience. Amgen has a presence in more than 100 countries worldwide and has reached millions of people in the fight against serious illnesses.
Barrow Neurological Associates
Since their doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, Barrow Neurological Institute has grown into one of the premiere destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Their experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists provides their patients with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof.
Bridge of Life
Bridge of Life (BOL) is a nonprofit organization founded by DaVita HealthCare Partners, Inc. BOL serves thousands of men, women and children through four programs: kidney care, primary care, prevention and education, and kids’ camps. BOL improves access to primary care and dialysis treatment in underserved communities around the world while also focusing on prevention of kidney disease through early-detection testing and education.
ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers provides innovative and quality dental implant care to patients across the United States. Each center is focused on the same mission—to make quality dental implant treatment more convenient, more affordable and more attainable for everyone who’s looking for a permanent solution to chronic dental issues.
Children’s Hospital of Orange County
Since 1964, CHOC Children’s has been steadfastly committed to providing the highest quality medical care to children. Affiliated with the University of California, Irvine, their regional pediatric healthcare network includes a state-of-the-art 279-bed main hospital facility in the City of Orange, and a hospital-within-a-hospital in Mission Viejo. CHOC also offers many primary and specialty care clinics, more than 100 additional programs and services, a pediatric residency program, and four centers of excellence – The CHOC Children’s Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopaedic and Hyundai Cancer Institutes.
Exelixis, Inc., from the Greek word for “evolution,” is a biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing small molecule therapies with the potential to improve the treatment of cancer. Exelixis was founded in 1994 and are based in South San Francisco, California. Exelixis is dedicated to improving the care of, and outcomes for patients with cancer.
Hoag Memorial Hospital
For more than 60 years, Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian has delivered a level of personalized care that is unsurpassed among Orange County’s health care providers. Since 1952, Hoag has served the local communities and continues its mission to provide the highest quality health care services through the core strategies of quality and service, people, physician partnerships, strategic growth, financial stewardship, community benefit and philanthropy.
ImaginAb’s imaging products have the potential to deliver fundamentally new insights into patient selection and treatment progress for immuno-oncology therapies. Its immune imaging technology is championed by oncology thought leaders who share in ImaginAb’s vision to provide a more accurate tool for guiding the course of immuno-oncology treatment.
National Research Institute
National Research Institute’s mission is to provide access to innovative therapies and to bring hope to their community through clinical research. Their multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural organization ensures the utmost commitment to patient care, safety, and well-being. For over 30 years, their patients have benefited from participating in the advancement of life-saving medicines, many of which are currently commercially available.
TheraCyte, Inc. manufactures and markets cell based therapeutic products for the healthcare industry. The company offers medical device implants for the treatment of diabetes, cancer, hemophilia, gene therapy and growth hormone deficiencies. Additionally, it offers testing and research and development services. TheraCyte, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Laguna Hills, California.
The Pump Station
The Pump Station and Nurtury is a breastfeeding support and new parent resource center that educates, guides and encourages new parents in a soothing environment as they learn to care for their newborns. For nursing moms, the Pump Station’s IBCLC licensed lactation consultants provide breastfeeding support on an individual and small group basis, and they rent hospital grade breast pumps to augment and support early breastfeeding efforts.