Speech A Conversation on 1206(l) Medical Foundations: Physician Compensation

A Conversation on 1206(l) Medical Foundations: Physician Compensation

In California, certain types of health care clinics are explicitly exempt from facility licensing requirements. One such type of “clinic” – commonly called a “medical foundation” – permits a tax-exempt nonprofit entity to organize and provide care in a manner similar to that of a medical group. In order to qualify as a medical foundation under California Health& Safety Code §1206(l), very specific staffing and practice requirements must be met. In this presentation, we will discuss the key legal and business issues concerning medical foundations, specifically physician compensation.