Andrew Eills

Andrew Eills

Andrew focuses his health care practice in the areas of compliance, employment, regulation, transactions, and non-profit governance.   These areas include the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 and its new regulations, HIPAA and state privacy laws, MACRA and new payment models, the Anti-Kickback Statute, the Physician Self-Referral (Stark) law, EMTALA, licensing of physicians and of health care facilities, charitable organization and non-profit Board oversight, credentialing, and physician employment and recruitment.  Andrew has extensive experience in health care compliance, licensing issues involving clinicians and facilities, and charitable trust and non-profit governance matters.

Andrew also has particular expertise with New Hampshire’s Administrative Procedures Act.  He represents a broad array of entities in matters before New Hampshire state agencies and boards. His practice includes state administrative law proceedings and rule-making before regulatory bodies, including the New Hampshire Bureau of Health Facilities Licensing, the New Hampshire Department of Insurance, the New Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration, and the New Hampshire Attorney General’s Division of Charitable Trusts.

Andrew has been recognized as one of the top attorneys in New Hampshire by Business NH Magazine.

Practice Areas

  • Healthcare
  • Administrative Law
  • Corporate & Business
  • Non-Profit

Law Firm Experience

  • Andrew Eills Law Offices, PLLC (formed 2012)
  • Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP
    • Partner (2005-2012)
  • Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell, PA
    • Shareholder-Director (1993-2004)
    • Associate (1987-1992)

Professional Affiliations

  • New Hampshire Bar Association
    •  Chair, Health Law Section, 2006-2008, 2010-2013
  • American Health Lawyers Association
    • AHLA ACO Task Force, 2012-2014
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association, Member and Presenter
  • Health Care Compliance Association, Member
  • American Bar Association
    • Health Law Section
  • Merrimack County Bar Association

Education

  • Tulane University School of Law, J.D., 1987
  • Stanford University, B.A., History, 1984
    • With Distinction and Departmental Honors
  • Universite’ de Grenoble, 1979-1980 (fluent in French)
    • Certificat d’Assiduite’

Representative Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter, NHBA CLE, “Health Law Update – Provider Compensation Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015; Certificate of Need (“CON”) Law in New Hampshire – Going, Going, Gone,” April 2016
  • Presenter, New Hampshire Hospital Association Compliance Managers Committee, “Physician Payments Sunshine Act,” May 2013
  •  Presenter (with Linda J. Cohen, Esq.), Healthcare Financial Management Association NH/VT Forum on Reform and Reimbursement: “Bundled Payments,” Legal Issues in Contracting Under Payment Reform, December, 2012
  • Keynote Speaker, Healthcare Financial Management Association NH/VT Fall Institute, October 2012, “Healthcare Reform”
  • Presenter, 3rd Annual Healthcare Payment Reform Symposium, “Legal Implications of Creating Accountable Care Organizations,” March 2011, HFMA, NH/VT Chapter
  • Moderator, NHBA CLE, Health Care Reform – A Legal Perspective; Privacy and HITECH Issues in the New Age of Electronic Records,” December 2010
  • Faculty, NHBA CLE, “N.H. Not-for-Profit Corporations & Associations – Directors’ Fiduciary Duties, Expectations, and Liability Risks,” March 2010
  • Faculty, NHBA CLE, “Health Law Update – The Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 and State False Claims’ Acts,” June 2012
  • Attorney Panel Member on “Race and Ethnicity Data Collection for Hospitals,”  Forum on the Coordination of Interpreter Services, Boston, October 2005
  • Faculty, NHBA CLE, “Health Law Update,” October 2005

Bar Memberships

  • New Hampshire
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire

Recent Charitable & Civic Involvement

  • Nominated by Governor Hassan, and confirmed by NH Executive Council as Member of, NH Public Employee Labor Relations Board, June 2016 – present
  • Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association, Member, Board of Trustees, 2010 – present
  • Red River Theatres, Member, Board of Trustees (2006-2011)
  • New Hampshire Cycling Club, Member, Board of Directors, 2007 – present