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:
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.
Access Hope is a wholly owned subsidiary of City of Hope, dedicated to serving employers and their health care partners to provide access to City of Hope’s renowned cancer expertise. The program delivers leading-edge cancer care to patients – and their treating oncologist – regardless of where they’re located, while improving care, outcomes, and value. Through a suite of cancer support services, Access Hope connects employees to expertise from City of Hope to provide unparalleled decision support to patients and treating physicians throughout the cancer journey.
Strive Health delivers a leading kidney care platform designed for total care of chronic kidney disease and end-state renal disease patients in a value-based setting. Strive works with payors and providers to put the patients first, improve outcomes and lower cost of care. Strive is highly differentiated through its robust IT stack and predictive analytics capability, high-touch “boots on the ground” care model, and dialysis operations expertise (home programs and in-center).
Exer is the Emergency Room alternative, built and staffed by ER doctors, offering more services than standard urgent care facilities. In addition to treating colds, flus, sprains, and other ailments. Exer offers on-site X-rays and labs, COVID-19 testing, virtual care and corporate care; including occupational medicine and workers comp. Founded in 2013, Exer has opened 20 locations in Southern California and is continuing to expand.
Prism Vision Group
Prism Vision Group is a physician-directed leader in multi-site retina and ophthalmology services, formed in 2008, with roots starting in the 1970s. Their primary objective is to affiliate and integrate with professional independent eye care practices that align medically, culturally and economically. Prism’s two-fold mission is to provide patients with world-class, comprehensive eye care and build an unrivaled practice environment for their affiliated doctors and employees.
American Orthopedic Partners, LLC
American Orthopedic Partners, LLC is a national physician-led orthopedic practice, with local operations, a focus on clinical value creation, and enabled by national scale. AOP was founded in 2020 with a vision to maintain the best in private practice, while leveraging the benefits of scale. The physician-centric culture promotes physician engagement and innovation, leading to the development of real clinical value. AOP is led by a team of industry experts with a successful track record of creating value in the orthopedic health space.
Sidekick Health is a Reykjavik-based gamified digital therapeutics startup, that makes digital tools to support patients with chronic diseases. Founded by two medical doctors, who had worked for years treating patients with lifestyle-related illnesses, Sidekick employs concepts from behavioral economics to engage the emotional part of the brain and trigger positive health behaviors and explore ways to prevent chronic illnesses. On average, Sidekick users log 8-12 activities per day, providing valuable, actionable data insights and improved patient care.
Cedars-Sinai is a world-renowned nonprofit, independent healthcare organization committed to improving the health of the communities it serves. It is one of the largest non-profit academic medical centers in the U.S. that serves more than 1 million people each year in over 40 locations. Cedars-Sinai offers an extraordinary range of healthcare programs with over 4,500 physicians and nurses and 1,500 research projects in motion. From primary care to orthopedics, cardiology and neurology, Cedars-Sinai is a world-renowned leader in healthcare.
University of California
University of California Health (UCH) operates the largest health sciences educational system in the nation with programs in dentistry, medicine, nursing, optometry, pharmacy, public health and veterinary medicine. UCH includes six academic health centers, 20 health professional schools, a Global Health Institute and systemwide services that improve the health of patients and the University’s students, faculty and employees. All of UC’s hospitals are ranked among the best in California and its medical schools and health professional schools are nationally ranked.
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.
Hannibal Regional Healthcare, a not-for-profit entity, has provided high-quality healthcare for patients in several regions of Missouri. It consists of Hannibal Regional Hospital, Hannibal Regional Medical Group and Hannibal Regional Foundation. Hannibal Regional Hospital is an acute care hospital and their medical group offers a wide range of healthcare services from cancer screenings and Covid-19 testing, to primary care, women’s health, and specialty care. Hannibal also offers care for acute conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, cancer, as well as orthopedics, spinal and rehabilitation.
National Veterinary Associates
Founded by Dr. Stan Creighton, a practicing veterinarian, National Veterinary Associates (NVA) is committed to advancing the profession of veterinarian medicine, and is united by a love of animals. For over 23 years, NVA has grown a network of veterinary hospitals by acquiring high quality practices, while maintaining their culture, people and name. NVA provides expert support in the areas of accounting, recruiting, legal, marketing and operations. NVA believes that veterinary medicine is best practiced when local veterinarians craft their own approach.
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.
PCIHIPAA offers a full-service HIPAA, OSHA, and PCI compliance and security program – giving providers peace of mind and more time to focus on patient care. PCIHIPAA helps health care providers prevent catastrophic losses caused by regulatory non-compliance, data breaches, and human error. They provide solutions to help keep protected health information private and secure. With increasing malware attacks on doctors and health systems, cyber security has never been more important to for healthcare providers and practices.