Matthew Amodeo

Partner Albany
matthew.amodeo dbr.com
Phone: (518) 862-7468
Fax: (518) 452-8767

About

Matthew Amodeo focuses his practice on hospital-physician affiliation transactions, accountable care arrangements, managed care contracting, and related federal and state regulatory issues. His clients include a broad range of industry players, including health systems, post-acute providers, ACOs, clinically integrated networks, provider-sponsored health plans and population health management companies. Matthew also advises his clients on federal and state Exchange-related matters, the MSSP, NGACO, CJR, MACRA and other Medicare payment reform initiatives under the Affordable Care Act.

For the past several years Matthew has been a contributing author to the AHLA’s Health Plans Contracting Handbook. His most recent contribution includes a chapter on the Implications of HealthCare Reform on Payor-Provider Contracting and Relationships.

Experience

Matthew’s representative matters include:

  • Represents a large community hospital in creating an integrated delivery system and implementing managed care contracting strategy.
  • Advised a multi-hospital health system in establishing a shared risk arrangement and co-branded insurance product with a large national payor.
  • Provides ongoing regulatory counsel to provider-sponsored Medicare Advantage plan.
  • Advised a regional health network in establishing a shared risk arrangement with a state funded employee benefit plan.
  • Assisted large integrated delivery system in creating regional ACO with community-based providers for participation in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.
  • Advised national population management company on multi-state regulatory requirements pertaining to population management activities, e.g., utilization management, telemedicine, TPAs, benefit carve-outs.

Recognitions

Named an "Outstanding Physician Practice Lawyer" by Nightingale’s Healthcare News

Awards Methodology (www.drinkerbiddle.com/content/awards)

"Outstanding Physician Practice Lawyer"

Nightingale’s Healthcare News

Credentials

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Education

  • New England School of Law, J.D., 1991
  • College of the Holy Cross, B.A., 1987

Organizations

  • American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)