Dr. Kimberly Lovett Rockwell's experience as a board certified physician informs her approach to providing legal counsel to health care clients including hospitals and health systems, telehealth entities, and pharmaceutical and medical device entities. She advises clients on a variety of state and federal statutory and regulatory issues including Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement and compliance; health care fraud, waste, and abuse laws; civil monetary penalties and fee-splitting laws; fraud and abuse investigations arising under federal and state statutes including the False Claims Act (FCA) and the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS); U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations; compliance program organization and implementation; HIPAA and state privacy and security laws; and telemedicine.
Kimberly has held academic appointments and given numerous lectures on a wide range of health policy issues including health care reform, Medicare reform, and quality measurement at various academic institutions including Stanford University and the University of California, San Diego. She has published numerous book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed journals including JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association) and Nature Reviews Cancer and has been interviewed and quoted regarding health policy issues by journals such as Consumer Reports and U.S. World News Report. Kimberly has served on the board of directors for the Michigan State Medical Society and the San Diego County Medical Society and also has served on the Advisory Committee on Primary Care Reform and the Quality Technical Advisory Committee for the California Medical Association. She is a long-standing, active member of the American Medical Association and continues to serve patients at free clinics.
Telemedicine and COVID-19: CMS Touts Virtual Check-Ins, Has Authority to Implement Telehealth Waivers
Telemedicine and the Coronavirus Crisis
- November 2018
Emergency Telemedicine: Achieving and Maintaining Compliance with the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act, Telemed J E Health, 2018 Nov;24(11):934-937.
- November 2018
Emergency Telemedicine: Achieving and Maintaining Compliance with the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act. Telemed J E Health. 2018 Nov;24(11):934-937
- July 25, 2018
Telehealth and Non-Physician Providers: Explore the types of Non-Physician Providers, Scope of Practice and Utility along with typical state supervision requirements and delegation restrictions.
- March 19, 2018
Contracting for Physicians: Pointers, Pitfalls, and Prohibitions, Beaumont Hospital
- November 2, 2017
Telemedicine: Evidence, Barriers, and Promises - Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, UIC Advocate Christ Medical Center
- Stanford University (J.D. 2015; Gerald Gunther Prize for outstanding performance in Civil Procedure and in Federal Income Taxation; William A. Ingram Inn of American Inns of Court; Editor in Chief, Journal of Science Law and Policy); Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (M.D. 2006); University of California, San Diego (B.S. in Chemistry and Biochemistry 2000; Phi Beta Kappa; Howard Hughes Research Scholar)