Kimberly S. Parks

Senior Attorney

Biography

Kim Parks practices healthcare law. Her previous experience includes serving as general counsel for both a community hospital and a regional hospital/health system. Kim's practice focuses on hospital and medical staff matters, including medical staff governing documents, patient care matters and accreditation. Kim also assists clients with Medicare provider enrollment and advanced practice provider matters.

Professional & Community Activities
  • Member, American Health Lawyers Association
  • Member, Society of Ohio Healthcare Attorneys
Presentations & Published Works
  • Speaker, "Things that Scare Us in your Medical Staff Bylaws," Ohio Hospital Association Annual Meeting, June 2017
  • Speaker, "Telemedicine & Delegated Credentialing: Who is Responsible for What and Why," Ohio Hospital Association Annual Meeting, June 8, 2015
  • Author, "CMS medical staff and governing body conditions of participation: third time's a charm," May 13, 2014
  • Author, "Ohio enacts new law revising the peer review statute," May 8, 2014
  • Author, "Important changes to CTP Formulary: Amendment to standard care arrangements required by April 1, 2014," March 26, 2014
  • Author, "Ohio law changed to permit advanced practice nurses and physician assistants to admit patients to hospitals under certain conditions," February 20, 2014
  • Speaker, "Medical Staff Accreditation Standards: Who Says What & Why," October 25, 2013
  • Author, "Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality attains deeming authority," August 27, 2013
  • Author, "CMS Conditions of Participation: try, try again," April 5, 2013
  • Author, "Requirements For Ordering Hospital Outpatient Services Clarified By CMS," March 01, 2012
  • Author, "Designated Representative May Sign APN Standard Care Arrangement on Behalf of Collaborating Physician(s)," May 18, 2011
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association
Education
  • Capital University (J.D., 1996); Order of the Curia
  • The University of Dayton (M.A., Communications, 1989)
  • Wittenberg University (B.A., English, 1987)
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