Robin L. Canowitz

Senior Attorney
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Offices Columbus
Phone 614.464.4953
Fax 614.719.4953
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Robin is a senior attorney in the Vorys Columbus office and a member of the health care group. Her practice is focused on regulatory compliance, medical malpractice, contract negotiation with various payor sources, HIPAA/HITECH privacy and security, state confidentiality laws, and 42 C.F.R. Part 2.  She has extensive experience representing physicians and hospitals, as well as providers in the fields of behavioral health and developmental disabilities.  Robin has extensive experience in drafting healthcare policies and procedures and has advised on a variety of risk, compliance, licensure and reimbursement issues. 

Robin is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association and the Society of Ohio Healthcare Attorneys.  

Robin has presented on a number of topics including liability trends, risk management, managed care contracting, overpayments, HIPAA and HITECH.  

Robin received her J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law. She earned her A.B. in History from the University of Michigan.  

Immediately prior to joining Vorys, Robin spent eight years as associate counsel at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, advising the hospital in the areas of risk management, consent, adverse patient events, quality, EMTALA, insurance, litigation, employment, information security, HIPAA, JCAHO and CMS compliance.  Robin has knowledge of a broad range of issues affecting providers and is able to approach her representation from the viewpoint of her clients.

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