Healthcare Blog

Borrowing Money and the Impact on Lending for a Dental Practice Purchase and Sale During these Crazy Times – Here is Another Option

As an attorney that works with healthcare professionals, including dentists, we are running into issues with lenders when it comes to the purchase and sale of dental practices. It is really the same issue that we are seeing with other healthcare professionals. So, I thought I would call this out, as a concern, and provide […]

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Dental Practice Business Interruption Insurance Claims from COVID-19 Closure

As dental attorneys, we want to ensure our clients explore all options for financial relief during the COVID-19 pandemic. The economic effects of COVID-19 have been widespread, affecting all businesses in some way. Dental practices have been especially hard-hit. Faced with the risk of spreading COVID-19 to both patients and employees, government orders forced dental […]

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Doctors, Dentists, and other Medical Professionals, Must seek out the Knowledge and Experience of Others

As a business advisor and attorney working with doctors and dentists who own their practices, my familiarity with the variety of business-related decisions regarding practice operations extends across a wide range. Avoiding poor decisions, however, and ensuring that the path forward will allow them to reach the desired result, requires those medical professionals to seek […]

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Vince Nardone Discusses Embezzlement with Dental Students at The Ohio State University

Attorney Vince Nardone was recently given the opportunity to speak on embezzlement in a dental office to dental students at The Ohio State University via Zoom recording. With virtual classrooms more present than ever as a result of COVID-19, these abnormal times require creativity when delivering presentations to students. However, it is always a pleasure […]

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Impact on Our Healthcare Clients, Including Dental Practices, Due to Unemployment and Employee Refusal to Return to Work

We continue to receive questions and concerns from our clients, including doctors and dentists, regarding their employees’ refusal to come back to work. In some limited instances, the employee’s refusal is legitimate and absolutely should be supported by the employer. However, in other instances, the employee is simply refusing to come to work, without any […]

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Vince Nardone Discusses Associate Contracts at Rider + Reinke’s Financial Lightning Round for Optometry and Veterinary Graduate Students

On April 22 and 23, 2020, attorney Vince Nardone spoke at the Rider + Reinke Financial Group’s “Financial Lightning Round for Graduate Students” via Zoom webinar. The setting for this particular Financial Lightning Round was vastly different than in the past as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. Nonetheless, it was a virtually well-attended event […]

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Vince Nardone Recently Discussed Standard of Care, Informed Consent, and the Top 10 Mistakes Dentists’ Make at The Ohio State University

Thank you to Dr. James Cottle, Assistant Professor of Clinical Dentistry at The Ohio State University, for the reoccurring opportunity for Vince Nardone to speak to third-year graduate dental students on the Standard of Care, Informed Consent, and the top 10 mistakes Dentists’ make. During a recent presentation, Vince covered the statistics of various enforcement […]

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Guidance Regarding Ohio Dental Practice Operations During Coronavirus Pandemic

As part of the healthcare community, dental practices have a responsibility to take the necessary enhanced precautions to protect their patients, staff, and the public during this time. Today, the Ohio State Dental Board and the Ohio Dental Association issued an advisory containing guidelines to modify dental practice operations in order to lessen and prevent […]

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Ohio Unemployment Insurance Benefits During Coronavirus Pandemic

During this outbreak, many employers, including dental practices, are left with no choice but to temporarily close in order to lessen or prevent the transmission of coronavirus.  As a result, many dental practices are facing the difficult decision of laying off staff members. Today, Governor Mike DeWine issued an executive order that extends unemployment benefits […]

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Vince Nardone Discusses Employment Contracts With Ohio State Dental Students

On February 27, 2020, attorney Vince Nardone was invited to speak at Rider + Reinke Financial Group’s “Financial Lightning Round for D4 Students”.  Vince focused the discussion on the practical issues of negotiating an associate employment relationship with a future dental practice employer. Vince spoke about the importance of recognizing the value that associates bring […]

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