Casey Moriarty is a Member in the healthcare practice group. Casey represents hospitals, physicians, community health centers, and other healthcare providers. His practice focuses on advising clients on patient privacy issues, including compliance with HIPAA, the HITECH Act, and the Washington State Uniform Health Care Information Act. He has guided clients through the requirements of the HIPAA Breach Notification Rule, including the heightened notice obligations for breaches involving more than 500 patients.
Casey also provides counsel to healthcare clients on state and federal fraud and abuse laws, including the Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute. He has experience applying the exceptions and safe harbors of these laws to a variety of contracts and transactions, including professional services agreements, employment agreements, medical staff benefits, physician recruitment, donations of electronic health record technology, and leases for space and equipment.
His practice includes advising healthcare clients on legal issues related to business entity formation, including the formation of professional limited liability companies and professional service corporations, and compliance with the corporate practice of medicine doctrine.
He also assists educational institutions with regulatory and compliance issues related to student health centers and the privacy of student health information.
Casey has authored many articles on healthcare law topics and frequently speaks at seminars and conferences concerning healthcare law issues.
- Washington State Bar Association
- King County Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- American Health Lawyers Association
- J.D., Seattle University School of Law, cum laude, Moot Court Board, executive officer
- B.A., Yale University, with honors, history
Professional and Community Activities
- Washington State Society of Healthcare Attorneys
- Volunteer judge for legal writing students and mock trial competitors at Seattle University School of Law
- Class representative for O'Dea High School
Large Data Breach Highlights Risks from Foreign HackersCasey Moriarty08/20/2014Healthcare
Providing Telemedicine Services? Pay Attention To State Licensing RequirementsCasey Moriarty05/07/2014Healthcare
Want to Make HIPAA More Interesting? Try Playing Web GamesCasey Moriarty04/03/2014Healthcare
The Business Associate Agreement Battle – Understand the Key IssuesCasey Moriarty02/26/2014Healthcare
Stolen Thumb Drive Proves Costly for Dermatology PracticeCasey Moriarty01/03/2014Healthcare
OIG’s Report Highlights Enforcement Successes in 2014Casey Moriarty12/31/2013Healthcare
OIG Okays Provision of Free Services to Uninsured and Underinsured PatientsCasey Moriarty10/21/2013Healthcare
Reducing the Risks of Third-Party Access to EHR SystemsCasey Moriarty10/21/2013Healthcare
Want to Get Paid for Inpatient Admissions? Follow CMS Certification Requirements.Casey Moriarty09/12/2013Healthcare
Critical Access Hospital Reimbursement May Be In Trouble if CMS Changes RulesCasey Moriarty08/19/2013Healthcare
Private Payors Attempt to Apply 2% Sequester to Providers – CMS Says “No” (Mostly)Casey Moriarty07/25/2013Healthcare
OIG Launches New Online Submission Process for the Self-Disclosure ProtocolCasey Moriarty07/09/2013Healthcare
Recent HIPAA Settlement Illustrates the Importance of Performing Risk AssessmentsCasey Moriarty06/07/2013Healthcare
2013: A Critical Year for Medicare Incentive ProgramsLee W. Kuo04/15/2013Healthcare
The HITECH Act Final Rule’s GINA-Related Modifications to HIPAACasey Moriarty04/12/2013Healthcare
Proposal Would Extend EHR Donation RulesCasey Moriarty04/10/2013Healthcare