Kathryn represents healthcare providers, primarily in disputes with the California Department of Health Care Services or private commercial payors relating to reimbursement for healthcare services. Her approach emphasizes identifying client objectives and implementing the most cost-effective strategy to best achieve those goals. With more than 20 years of experience as a litigator, coupled with extensive knowledge of the healthcare industry and its governing statutes, regulations, and agencies, Kathryn brings a wide range of experience and problem-solving skills to address her clients’ needs. Kathryn works successfully with clients to identify and employ a winning strategy to resolve disputes and optimize outcomes, whether that involves arranging meetings with state agencies or payors, drafting position papers, negotiating contracts or settlements, or arbitrating or litigating disputes. Kathryn represents exclusively healthcare providers and affiliated organizations, including trade associations, health systems, hospitals, community health clinics, Federally-qualified health centers, rural health clinics, ambulatory surgery centers, residential care facilities for the elderly, skilled nursing facilities, physician groups, physicians, and air ambulance companies.