HealthWorks provides expert witness services and consulting advisory and support services in dispute resolution settings including negotiation, mediation, arbitration and trial.

Services and Approach

Our litigation support work includes more than 30 engagements during the last 10
years, including:

  • Hospital and health plan agreements and disputes
  • Professional liability
  • Hospital licensure compliance
  • Hospital medical staff privileges
  • Hospital-physician contract disputes
  • Antitrust compliance
  • Economic damages determination

When we are asked to prepare expert reports or demonstrative exhibits, we excel at clear and concise writing, thorough and precise analysis with rigorous sourcing, and effective and reader-friendly charts and graphics.

Our clients are hospitals, healthcare systems, physician groups and health plans, and insurance firms. In our collaboration with the law firms that engage us, we have a high rate of success and deliver our services cost-effectively.

Experience and Qualifications

Our overall consulting practice includes strategic planning and business development, trauma center planning and operations improvement, business valuation, compensation valuation and hospital-physician integration, so our litigation support is based on a comprehensive understanding of the health care delivery and financing system. Because our senior litigation support team comprises individuals with executive-level experience at hospitals, medical groups and health plans, our efforts are grounded in a first-hand understanding of how healthcare organizations actually work.

To assist our senior team, we turn to skilled analysts and researchers and, as needed, a panel of clinical experts, physicians, nurses and other health professionals in fields including critical care, primary care, emergency medicine, trauma surgery, trauma nursing, neonatal intensive care nursing, emergency nursing, radiology and laboratory technology.

Our team members include a

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Valuation Analyst
  • Accredited Valuation Analyst
  • Certified Financial¬†Forensic Analyst

We also have individuals with advanced degrees in hospital and health administration and experience in key clinical disciplines including medicine and nursing.

Litigation Support

  • Hospital and health plan agreements and disputes
  • Professional liability
  • Hospital licensure compliance
  • Hospital medical staff privileges
  • Hospital-physician contract disputes
  • Economic damages determination