Gregory D. Frost

Gregory D. Frost

Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P.
  • Health Care Law
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Gregory D. Frost, a partner in the Baton Rouge office, practices extensively in the area of Healthcare. He concentrates his legal practice on health care law, including the representation of not-for-profit, for-profit and governmental hospitals, home health agencies, physicians and other types of health care providers. Mr. Frost is experienced in complex commercial transactions involving healthcare providers, licensure and other regulatory matters, Medicare, Medicaid and defense of civil and criminal fraud prosecutions, transactional matters and litigation involving health care providers. He has extensive experience dealing with HIPAA and health information issues, and was one of the first attorneys in the country to be Certified in Healthcare Privacy by the American Health Information Management Association. Mr. Frost was vice president of Legal and Governmental Affairs of the Louisiana Hospital Association for over eight years. He has lectured at Louisiana State University, Tulane University, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and Southern University, and regularly speaks before trade and professional organizations and legal audiences. Mr. Frost served on the adjunct faculty of the College of St. Francis and is the organizer of the HIPAA Privacy WorkGroups and the annual Louisiana HIPAA and EHR Conference. In addition to numerous articles on health law issues, he is the editor of Louisiana Health Information Law Manual, which is currently in its fifth edition and used as a textbook at ULL. He has also edited Managed Care, Collections and Related Issues, and the Workers' Comp Medicals Handbooks (both now out of print).

Practice Area
  • Health Care Law
Professional Experience
Partner
Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P.
Current
Adjunct Professor
College of St. Francis
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Vice President for Legal and Governmental Affairs
Louisiana Hospital Association
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Education
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
J.D. (1981) | Paul M. Hebert Law School
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Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
B.A. (1977)
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Awards
Selected by his peers for inclusion
The Best Lawyers in America® 2013
(listed annually since 2010)
Professional Associations
Baton Rouge Bar Association
Current
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Louisiana State Bar Association
Current
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American Bar Association Healthcare Section
Current
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American Health Lawyers Association
Current
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Louisiana Society of Hospital Attorneys
charter director and past president
Current
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American Health Information Management Association
Current
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Healthcare Financial Management Association
Current
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Louisiana Medical Group Management Association
Current
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Health Care Compliance Association
Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Louisiana Health Information Law Manual
Managed Care, Collections and Related Issues
(out of print)
Workers’ Comp Medicals Handbook
(out of print)
“BSW Health Law Blog”
“Trade Secret Protection in the Healthcare Industry—Fact or Fiction?”
Louisiana Medical News
“Realignment in the Age of Healthcare Reform – Part I – Not-For Profit and Service District Hospitals”
“Physician Medicaid Supplemental Payments—Deadline for Initial Claims and Other Issues”
"Legislative Update"
Louisiana Health Information Management Association
"Mental Health Law Update"
Louisiana Hospital Association
"HIPPA Update"
Louisiana Healthcare Financial Management Association
“Healthcare Reform Adds New Requirements for Charitable Hospitals”
“Recent FMLA Changes Affect Healthcare Providers”
Certifications
Healthcare Privacy
American Health Information Management Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
Blog
BSW Health Blog
Contact & Map
301 Main Street, Suite 2300
PO Box 3197
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3197
USA