Jessica L. Gustafson Esq.

Contact: 248.996.8510
Experience:
Law School: Wayne State University Law School - Wayne State University
Jurisdictions: Michigan
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan

OVERVIEW

About Jessica L. Gustafson Esq.
Jessica L. Gustafson is a partner with The Health Law Partners, P.C. She graduated cum laude from Miami University in 2002. Ms. Gustafson graduated from Wayne State University Law School in 2005. While in law school, Ms. Gustafson served as a member of the Wayne Law Review Editorial Board as a Senior Articles Editor. She also served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Robert H. Cleland, United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan.

Ms. Gustafson practices in all areas of healthcare law, and devotes a substantial portion of her practice to representing providers in the Recovery Audit Contractor ("RAC") and Medicare audit appeals process.

Ms. Gustafson is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, American Bar Association (Health Law Section), Michigan Bar Association (Health Care Law Section) and Oakland County Bar Association. She currently serves as Vice-Chair of the Oakland County Bar Association Medical Legal Committee.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Health Care Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Billing and Reimbursement
  • Compliance and HIPAA
  • Medicare, Medicaid and other payor appeals
  • RAC audits and appeals
  • Staff Privilege Matters
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
Languages
 SpokenWritten
EnglishYesYes
Professional Experience
Partner,
Current
Associate, Law Clerk, Wachler & Associates, P.C.
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Education
Wayne State University Law School - Wayne State UniversityJ.D.Law
Activities: Law Review: The Wayne Law Review, 2003 - 2005
Miami University of OhioB.A. (2002)Speech Communication
Honors: Cum Laude
Professional Activities
Member American Health Lawyers Association 2005-Current
Member American Bar Association, Health Law Section 2005-Current
Member Michigan Bar Association, Health Care Law Section 2005-Current
Vice-Chair, Medical/Legal Committee Oakland County Bar Association 2005-Current
Professional Associations
Member, Michigan State Bar
Current
Member, American Health Lawyers Association
Current
Member, American Bar Association, Health Law Section
Current
Member, Michigan Bar Association, Health Care Law Section
Current
Chair, Medical/Legal Committee , Oakland County Bar Association
Current

PUBLICATIONS

Articles & Publications
  • Get Ready -- Recovery Audit Contractors Are Coming to Michigan
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • Medicare eases rule on termination of provider medical records review
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • Recovery Audit Contractors And Medicare Audits: What Can Hospitals and Health Systems Expect as the RAC Program Expands Nationwide?
    American Health Lawyers Association, Hospitals and Health Systems Practice Group Member Briefing
  • Can Medicare take my money? What the One-Time Notification means
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • Compliance Corner: OIG Workplan 2008
    Anesthesia Business Consultants Communique
  • OIG Work Plan 2008: What can providers expect in 2008?
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • RAC to the Future: What Can Medicare Providers and Suppliers Expect from the Recovery Audit Contractor Program?
    The Health Lawyer, The ABA Health Law Section
  • Recovery Audit Contractors and Medicare Audits: Successful Strategies for Defending Audits
    Caring, National Association of Home Care and Hospice
  • Recovery Audit Contractors and Medicare Audits: Successful Strategies for Defending Audits
    Radiology Business Journal
  • Recovery Audit Contractors and Medicare Audits: Successful Strategies for Preparing for and Defending Audits
    Journal of Health Care Compliance
  • The RACs Are Coming - Are You Ready?
    The RAP Sheet, American Health Lawyers Association
  • DMC/WSU joint residency programs: Progress made, but work remains
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • Get ready for increased nationwide Medicare audit activity
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • Get Ready: RACs may be nationwide sooner than expected!
    HCCA Compliance Today
  • Legal issues impacting physician recruitment relationships
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • The Medicare Appeals Process and Strategies for Successful Appeals
    American Health Lawyers Association, Physician Organizations
  • Legal issues impacting physician practices: Providing physical therapy services
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • Starting a Physician Practice in Michigan
    Michigan Medical Law Report
  • What all physicians need to know about the proposed changes to the Medicare physician fee schedule
    Michigan Medical Law Report

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Jessica L. Gustafson's Website Profile
Website: Health Law Partners Website

SOCIAL MEDIA

CONTACT & MAP

The Health Law Partners, P.C.
29566 Northwestern Highway
Suite 200
Southfield, MI 48034
USA
Telephone: 248.996.8510
Fax: 248.996.8525