AUSTIN, TX—Healthcare attorney Jennifer Rangel has joined Holland & Knight’s Austin, Texas, office as a partner. She focuses on regulatory, transactional and administrative health law for healthcare providers, healthcare industry companies, payors, health plans and managed care organizations. Ms. Rangel was formerly a partner with Locke Lord.
Ms. Rangel joins nearly a year after Holland & Knight announced the expansion of its national healthcare practice into Texas with the hiring of litigators Eliot Burris in Dallas and Samuel Louis and Justo Mendez in Houston.
Ms. Rangel has more than 20 years of experience advising clients on a variety of matters, including Medicare/Medicaid reimbursement, compliance, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), data protection, telehealth, health regulatory issues, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), CMS Innovation Center models and related matters. She also has experience with fraud and abuse analysis related to the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) and Stark Law issues.