Orlando, Fla. - November 1, 2013 - George F. Indest III, President and Managing Partner of The Health Law Firm, shares his knowledge of health law on a prominent health care blog, Kevin M.D. Mr. Indest wrote an article called, "A Lawyer Provides Pain Management Tips for Doctors."In a time when law enforcement officials are aggressively fighting prescription drug abuse, physicians and all health care providers need to be aware of their ethical and legal duty to ensure that a prescription for a controlled substance is appropriate. Mr. Indest’s article provides ideas on how physicians can protect themselves from drug-seeking patients. Click here to read the entire article.Mr. Indest is a well-known attorney specializing in health law. He represents primarily physicians, nurses, dentists, pharmacists, medical groups and small health facilities in Florida and throughout the U.S. He is Board Certified by The Florida Bar in the legal specialty of Health Law. His practice encompasses all aspects of health law, including malpractice defense, qui-tam or “whistleblower” and false claims, defense of professional licensing cases, representation in investigations, defense in credentialing matters, Medicare and Medicaid audits, formation of corporations and limited liability companies (LLCs), Board of Medicine hearings, peer review actions, clinical privileges hearings, representation of medical students, and other matters of healthcare law and legal representation of healthcare professionals.In 1999, Mr. Indest started The Health Law Firm, which now has offices in Central Florida and Colorado. A former Navy JAG Corps attorney, he has practiced law for more than 30 years.For more information about The Health Law Firm, visit http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com.For a downloadable, printable photograph of Mr. Indest, visit http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com/resources/online-press-kit.html.
-30-About The Health Law FirmThe Health Law Firm was established in 1999, bringing together a team of experienced attorneys with decades of work in the legal and healthcare fields. With offices in Central Florida and Colorado, the firm represents healthcare providers, including hospitals, nursing homes, physicians, dentists, mental health professionals and other licensed health professionals and entities. For more information about The Health Law Firm, visit http://www.thehealthlawfirm.com.For additional information contact:
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