Bankruptcy code

One of the immediate benefits of filing bankruptcy is the relief that the Bankruptcy Code’s “automatic stay” gives to a debtor. The automatic stay brings all collection efforts against the debtor to a screeching halt. It prevents creditors from collecting on their debts until discharge, the case is closed, or the stay is lifted. The […]

Medicare and Medicaid payments make up a significant amount of total revenue for many healthcare providers. The question of whether a federal or state agency can terminate a Medicare or Medicaid provider agreement for a healthcare provider going through bankruptcy is an important one. So far, the answer is a conditional yes depending on jurisdiction […]