Our physician contract attorneys can review your contract whenever needed. The lawyers will identify the areas that could be improved and assist you in negotiating the best contract possible. The reviews done by our experienced legal team are necessary so all aspects of your contract are fully looked over with an expert analysis. You should not hesitate in contacting attorneys who can assist you in your contract review. Ensuring the contract you are about to sign is fully accurate in every detail takes the expertise of trained lawyers. Each Alaska physician that requests our assistance of reviews done by experienced lawyers receives:
- Available in any state so attorneys can review your specific employment contract
- Flat-rate pricing, with no hidden costs
- Review of your proposed Alaska employment agreement by expert lawyers
- Phone consultation with Attorney Robert Chelle reviewing the contract term by term
- Follow up with a review of the needed clarifications
There are approximately 1,700 licensed physicians in Alaska with nearly 790 of them specialists. Anchorage County in Alaska has the largest number of practicing physicians providing care. The Alaska State Medical Board regulates and licenses allopathic and osteopathic physicians, physician assistants, paramedics and podiatrists. Alaska attorneys are familiar with this organization and its license regulations, its demands on compliance and contract law. It takes this kind of knowledge by our lawyers to be able to help review a contract effectively. An attorney will take the care needed to thoroughly review the contract and ensure it is iron-clad.
New residents, attending physicians, doctors entering into their first medical employment contract in an Alaska health care organization or established physicians looking for new employment in Alaska can all benefit from a thorough health contract review by an experienced attorney. Lawyers will help by reviewing the contract thoroughly and assisting in negotiations when needed. By having a full and complete understanding of the AK contract, you will be in a better position to make your own decision on whether or not you want to enter into the agreement which will affect your career life for years to come. Alaska cities where attorneys are available to help:
Avoid Alaska Litigation
Litigation is no fun. You want to avoid it at any cost. General negotiations at trial with counsel are expensive and time-consuming. There is simply too much at risk for an Alaska physician to take medical contract matters into his own hands without the assistance of a fully knowledgeable lawyer. It is vital to get lawyers to help in any instance of a contract signing coming up. In addition to the specific professional implications, Alaska contract terms can significantly impact a physician’s family, lifestyle, and future. Attorneys help by knowing how to deal with the rules and regulations and contract terms. There are many important contract terms and clauses in writing which can present complex and diverse issues for any AK physician, including:
- Non-compete clauses
- Inadequate professional liability insurance and tail coverage
- Unfavorable call schedules
- Production Bonuses (RVU, net income or hybrid structures)
- Not enough paid-time-off (PTO) or Vacation time
- Biased Termination Provisions (With or Without Cause)
- Continuing Medical Education (CME)
- Dues and Fees
- Compensation for medical services
Lawyers experienced in health contracts and the law surrounding them can help you greatly with any review and help you take a position with any case or clause you want to negotiate. A physician contract review will have you confident in signing a contract and the help of an attorney is what will give you that confidence.
Alaska Physician Agreement Review
Coming into a new organization, such as a clinic or hospital, in Alaska with a favorable legal medical contract can put the physician in a positive financial situation for years to come. Before you sign the most important contract of your life, turn to an experienced Alaska Physician Contract Attorney for assistance.
The attorney must be familiar with all laws specific to the health care business in Alaska to help fully and ensure the medical contract is perfectly attuned to your desires and needs. Knowledgeable attorneys will work to ensure your interests are protected in any AK contract. It is your attorney’s education and knowledge which will bring you through any confusion regarding your employment agreement. Physicians, no matter their expertise, such as surgery, pediatrics, or other areas of medicine, need to have assistance by a medical agreement lawyer at some point in their career. Contacting and hiring a law firm with an attorney with experience in reviewing health contracts you will find as the way to get the care and help needed.