Office of University Counsel

MSC05 3440
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Physical Location:
Scholes Hall
Room 208

Phone: (505) 277-5035
Fax: (505) 277-4154

Health Law

Health Law matters include issues pertaining to the following in the context of the UNM Health Sciences Center:

  • Governance
  • Medicare and Medicaid Reimbursement 
  • Procurement and Clinical Contracting 
  • Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark, and Transactional Matters 
  • Hospital, Clinic, and Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Accreditation/Certification 
  • Clinical and Academic Affiliations 
  • Governmental Investigations 
  • Graduate Medical Education 
  • Emergency Medical Treatment & Labor Act (EMTALA) 
  • Hospital liens 
  • HIPAA privacy and security 
  • Compliance 
  • Provider and Medical Record Subpoenas 
  • Medical Malpractice (Claims and Litigation) 
  • Pandemic Flu/Disaster Planning 
  • Patient Care Issues and Health Care Decision-Making 
  • Health System Clinical Staff Credentialing, Privileging, and Professional Review Activity 
  • UNM Medical Group, Inc. (UNMMG) Corporate and Transactional Matters 
  • UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center, Inc. (SRMC) Corporate and Transactional Matters 

Attorneys in Practice Area

Julie Gilmore

Jennifer James

Catherine Russell

Scot Sauder

Emilee Soto