Sheila M. Mints

Sheila M. Mints

Shareholder

Chair, Healthcare Practice

Ms. Mints specializes in healthcare transactional matters, including shareholder and employment agreements, purchases and sales of medical practices, including ACO and IPO transactions, and practice mergers. Ms. Mints acts as general counsel to many large practices and ambulatory care facilities, assisting with transactional, tax, human resources mattes and negotiation with payors and vendors. Ms. Mints also handles governmental and commercial payor investigations and audits into health care billing and coding practices. An experienced tax lawyer, Ms. Mints represents her clients before the Internal Revenue Service, the federal Tax Court and state taxation departments in a variety of tax matters.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

New York

Education

New York University, New York, NY. LL.M.

Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY. Juris Doctorate.

New York University, New York, NY. Bachelor or Arts.

Representative Matters

Represents healthcare provider clients and healthcare business in practice mergers, purchases, sales, joint ventures, co-management of line of business with hospitals, as well as employment relationships with practices and hospitals.

Represents clients in creation and management of IPAs and ACOs.

Negotiates transactions with third party payors and electronic medical record providers.

Represents healthcare providers and medical practices in government and commercial payor investigations and audits.

Represents healthcare providers in licensing board issues.

Represents clients in resolution of tax controversies with Internal Revenue Service and New Jersey State Department of the Treasury.

Advises clients on asset protection and estate planning.

Professional Awards & Honors

Recognized as one of 25 Women to Watch in South Jersey Business by South Jersey Biz, March 2018.

Professional Associations & Memberships

New Jersey Bar Association

New York Bar Association

New Jersey Medical Group Management Association

Classes & Seminars

“Defending a Billing Audit” and “Medical Practice Taxation under the New Tax Law,” South Jersey Physicians of Indian Origin, March 2018.

“Physician Supervision of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners,” New Jersey Medical Group Management Association 2017 Practice Management Conference, June 2017.

“Value-Based Billing: the Impact of MACRA on Health Care Providers,” Centrastate Physician Health Organization, November 2016.

“Legal Issues in Medical Practice Management,” American College of Osteopathic Internists Annual Convention, October 2016.

“Physician Supervision of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners,” Centrastate Health Partners, September 2016.

“Physician Supervision of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners,” New Jersey Medical Group Management Association, August 2016.

“Medicare Reimbursement for End of Life Counseling:  How Does it Work?,” Asian Indian Professionals, Inc., May 2016.