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Elizabeth F. Hodge
Elizabeth F. Hodge
Of Counsel 
777 South Flagler Drive
Suite 1100 West Tower
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
 
Tel:
561.653.5000
Fax:
561.659.6313
 
 

Betsy Hodge represents a variety of healthcare providers in compliance and transactional matters. Betsy provides guidance to clients, including physicians and hospitals, regarding compliance with applicable federal and state statutes and regulations. These include the HIPAA regulations, state laws regarding physician self-referrals and patient-brokering, and laws concerning human research. Betsy has developed significant experience regarding the HIPAA Privacy, Security, Data Breach Notification, and Administrative Simplification regulations. Betsy also assists clients in buying and selling their healthcare businesses.

Betsy is the former president of the Florida Academy of Healthcare Attorneys and is a member of the Florida Hospital Association's HIPAA Preemption Analysis Task Force.
 
Published Works & Lectures
 
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Medical Claims Defense Network, Inc. Spring Seminar, Co-Presenter, "Untangling the Web: Applying Florida's Self-Referral Statutes and Disclosure Requirements to PIP & BI Claims,” April 16, 2014
 
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American Association of Orthopaedic Executives, Co-Speaker, Webinar, "Don't Let Compliance Keep You Up at Night! Maximize Your Time & Effort with These Tips & Tools," March 6, 2014
 
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Law360, Author, "11th Circuit Issues Cautionary Opinion for Transactional Lawyers," March 28, 2013
 
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Law360, Co-Author, "Assessing Key Provisions of ACA Implementation," January 15, 2013
 
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Florida Academy of Healthcare Attorneys, Editor, "Court Invalidates Trauma Center Apportionment Rule," January 2, 2013
 
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Florida Association for Managed Care Professionals Conference, Co-Presenter, "Decoding Fact from Fiction: Health Insurance Exchanges," November 8, 2012
 
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Florida Hospital Association, Corporate Compliance Education Retreat for the Florida Healthcare Corporate Compliance Association, Panel Moderator, May 18, 2012
 
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The Florida Osteopathic Medical Association Cardiovascular and Medicine Symposium, Presenter, "ACO's? What are They? What Should You Know," April 27, 2012
 
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The Academy of Medical Management Seminar, Co-Presenter, "The ACO Rule: Accountable Care Organizations and Integrated Medicine," March 22, 2012
 
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The Academy of Medical Management Seminar, Co-Presenter, "Physician Recruitment Legal Problems and Recruitment Policies," and "Physician Recruitment Contracts-Thorough, Legal & Fair," March 22, 2012
 
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Florida Hospital Association Risk Review, Co-Author, "Organization or Development of RHIO or HIN for Risk Managers," October 18, 2011
 
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Florida Academy of Healthcare Attorneys/Florida Healthcare Corporate Compliance Association Joint Meeting, Co-Presenter, "Patient Transfer Agreements - A Checklist and Guide for Hospital Managers in Florida," 2010
 
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Florida Academy of Healthcare Attorneys/Florida Healthcare Corporate Compliance Association Joint Meeting, Co-Presenter, "Breach Notification Under the HITECH Act," 2009
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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Florida Academy of Healthcare Attorneys (FAHA), President; Liaison to Florida Healthcare Corporate Compliance Association
 
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Florida Hospital Association HIPAA Preemption Analysis Task Force, Member
 
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Leadership Tampa Bay, Class of 2013, Graduate
 
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The Florida Bar, Healthcare Section, Member
 
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Florida Hospital Association, Member
 
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American Health Lawyers Association, Member
 

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Elizabeth F. Hodge

Practice
Healthcare
Education
J.D., Washington & Lee University School of Law, 1998
B.A., Duke University, 1985; Economics
Bar Admissions
Florida
 
 
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