Thomson, Rhodes & Cowie’s lawyers have represented healthcare clients and their insurers for over 30 years, and the firm has gained a reputation as one of the premiere healthcare law firms in Pennsylvania. We have molded our practice to meet the rapidly changing legal needs of the healthcare industry in the new millennium.
Throughout its history, Thomson, Rhodes & Cowie has provided sound legal counsel and effective litigation services to hospitals ranging in size from small, community-based facilities to large, teaching institutions. As hospital counsel, Thomson, Rhodes & Cowie provides comprehensive legal services in the areas of employment law, provider and vendor contracts, practice acquisitions and joint ventures, medical staff bylaws and governance issues, antitrust, hospital policies and procedures, tax, real estate, insurance and self-insurance and a multitude of other general corporate and transactional matters. The firm is at the forefront of emerging healthcare issues in managed care, third party reimbursement and regulatory compliance.
Through effective counseling, Thomson, Rhodes & Cowie seeks to reduce the likelihood of litigation. Where, however, litigation is unavoidable, the firm provides aggressive and highly effective services, defending healthcare providers’ interests in commercial, healthcare, employment, corporate and professional liability litigation. Thomson, Rhodes & Cowie attorneys have successfully litigated matters on behalf of its hospital clients in all state and federal courts, and before all administrative agencies.
Thomson, Rhodes & Cowie is committed to providing a comprehensive legal program which encompasses all healthcare and business concerns of its healthcare clients. Our goal is to achieve optimal legal results through sound guidance, solid business transactions and aggressive, yet cost effective, litigation. The firm is large enough to handle the sophisticated needs of our clients while small enough to provide responsive, efficient and personalized service.