Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq.The Greenberg, Dresevic, Hinrichsen, Iwrey, Kalmowitz, La Salle,
Lebow & Pendleton Law Group - A Division of The Health Law Partners, P.C.
The Greenberg, Dresevic, Hinrichsen, Iwrey, Kalmowitz, La Salle,
Lebow & Pendleton Law Group
A Division of The Health Law Partners, P.C.
1983 Marcus Avenue, Suite 106
Lake Success, NY 11042
1370 Broadway, Suite 558
New York, New York 10018
Ms. Hinrichsen has over two decades of experience in representing all forms of healthcare providers and suppliers, including hospitals, physician groups, physician/hospital organizations and independent practice associations (IPAs, PHOs, and ACOs), and diagnostic and treatment centers. Ms. Hinrichsen has addresses a broad array of matters related to such clients, including fraud and abuse, corporate compliance, transactional arrangements, patient-related legal issues, and HIPAA compliance. Additionally, Ms. Hinrichsen devotes a great deal of time representing clients in all aspects of managed care, including IPA/ACO network formation, ACO compliance, and corporate governance; negotiation and dispute resolution with respect to managed care contract issues; payor audits; and in pursuing managed care companies for underpayments owed to health care providers.
Ms. Hinrichsen has authored numerous publications on various health law topics, including: HIPAA, corporate compliance and health care fraud and abuse, and frequently lectures on health care fraud and abuse, HIPAA compliance, and
managed care issues before hospitals, medical groups, and state and regional professional associations.
Ms. Hinrichsen is an adjunct Professor at Hofstra University's Zarb School of Business, lecturing on business and health law topics.
Ms. Hinrichsen graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. from SUNY Geneseo and earned her J.D. from Hofstra Law School with distinction. She was named as one of the top health care attorneys in the United States for 2009 by Chambers Association.
Ms. Hinrichsen was selected as a “Super Lawyer” in 2011and 2012, a distinction earned by only five percent of the lawyers in the New York metro area.
J.D., Hofstra Law School, 1990
Honors: JD with distinction
Honors: Labor Law Journal
B.S., SUNY Geneseo, 1986
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Jurisdictions Admitted to PracticeNew York, 1991
Select Awards and Honors
Chambers Association, a top healthcare attorney, 2009
Super Lawyer in 2011
Super Lawyer in 2012
Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq. was interviewed and featured in The Long Island Business News, Who's Who Guide, 2012.
"Know your Legal Obligations Before Joining an ACO", by Joel M. Greenberg, Esq. and Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq.
"Can Solo Practitioners and Small Group Practices Survive in Today's Challenging Marketplace?" , by Joel M. Greenberg, Esq. and Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., Medical Society of the State of New York Magazine, May 2010, Vol. 66 No. 5.
"The 2009 Managed Care Reform Act: Does It Go Far Enough?", by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., New York Law Journal, November 10, 2009,
"The Impact of Electonic Health Technology Safe Harbor on Clinical Integration Initiatives and Antiturst Enforcement", by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., HIT News, October 1, 2007.
"(Re)opening lines", hfm, Healthcare Financial Management Association's magazine, September, 2005.
"The Paper Monster- Corporate Compliance and the Board", Trustee, a leading, national healthcare industry magazine, February, 2001.
"Medical Information Privacy Regulations are Finalized, Finally", by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., Martindale, June, 2001.
"Roadmap to Interpreting Federal Fraud Abuse Guidance Material", New York Law Journal, March 13, 2000.
"Providing Patient Dumping- Supreme Court Rules No Improper Motive Needed Under Statute", New York Law Journal, March 22, 1999.
"Meeting Ethical Obligations When Representing Healthcare Clients", New York Law Journal, January 25, 1999.
"Panel of Experts Speak On How the Omnibus Rule Will Effect You", Free HIPAA Webinar by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., Lori La Salle, Esq., and Gina Dolan, Esq., Tuesday, April 30th.
"The Affordable Care Act's Impact on Consolidation in Healthcare: ACOs", by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., May 2, 2013.
What Every Lawyer Needs to Know about the Affordable Care Act aka “ObamaCare”, by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., May 2, 2013.
"Continuous Compliance: An Operational Approach", by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., CHC Webinar, March 13, 2013, 11:00am-12:00pm (EST).
Kathryn Hickner-Cruz, Esq. and Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq. presented "Developing and Implementing Corporate Compliance for Accountable Care Organizations", A Health Care Compliance Strategies, Inc. Webinar, January 16, 2013.
Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq. presented, "Continuous Compliance - An Operational Approach That Must Address HIPAA Updates". Please view the above link to register. Grassi & Co., Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM (EST), Jericho, NY.
Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq. has been asked to speak at the IPA Association of America, also known as TIPAAA, 18th Annual National Meeting to be held on March 14th-16th, 2013 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino Resort in Las Vegas, NV. This conference will feature Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq. who will be presenting a 40 minute session entitled “ACO Transition: Navigating the Legal Transaction.”
Presentation on RAC Audits and Appeals to The Healthcare Financial Management Association of Western New York, by Abby Pendleton, Esq., Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., and Lori La Salle Esq.- Friday, September 28, 2012 , 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq. presented "Drafting Managed Care Contracts: Considerations for Providers", A live 90- minute CLE webinar/teleconference with interactive Q&A on Thursday, September 6, 2012.
"Healthcare Today: A Minefield for the Unwary, Including Ethical Obligations" by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., Nassau Academy of Law CLE Program, May 23, 2012, Mineola, NY.
"Health Care Compliance and Ethical Issues" by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq., Nassau County Bar Association, May 4, 2012
"Managed Care Contracting Strategies" by Claudia Hinrichsen, Esq. and Lori La Salle, Esq. Health Care Financial Management Association, Metro New York Chapter. February 10, 2012, Hempstead, NY.