Thomas Bartrum is speaking at the American Health Lawyers Association In-House Counsel Program on June 24, Chicago, IL.  His presentation, Outsourcing Hospital Departments: Strategies for Success, will cover the following topics:

  • How in-house counsel can bring value to their hospital teams by recognizing cross-disciplined outsourcing issues, and spearheading coordination between departments
  • How to evaluate the two major risks in any outsourcing relationship: Profitability and liability
  • How changes in the insurance market have created an unrecognized liability problem in outsourcing, and how to respond
  • How to develop strategies for successful outsourcing and how to structure outsourcing relationships
  • What the PhysAmerica/ECS Bankruptcy, filed November 2002, teaches about the future of outsourcing relationships