Hospitals, health systems and other healthcare providers turn to Kaitlyn Dunn for assistance and practical advice on critical operational matters involving facility licensing, physician employment, contractual arrangements and patient privacy. She also counsels providers on compliance issues related to Medicare and Medicaid fraud and abuse, federal and state anti-kickback statutes and the federal Stark Law.
Kaitlyn joined Waller after serving for three years as Associate Counsel in the Office of Counsel to the Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (OIG). During her tenure at OIG, Kaitlyn played a key role in the negotiation of high-profile corporate integrity agreements (CIAs) with DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. and Tuomey Healthcare System. Kaitlyn worked extensively with the Department of Justice to investigate, litigate, and settle dozens of False Claims Act cases involving allegations of improper billing, medically unnecessary services, and violations of the federal Anti-Kickback Statute and Stark Law. Kaitlyn also was responsible for monitoring several CIAs, negotiating voluntary exclusions from participation in federal healthcare programs, defending program exclusions, and resolving numerous cases filed under the OIG’s Provider Self-Disclosure Protocol.