Mark Faccenda

Biography

Mark Faccenda is a Partner in the Washington, D.C. office. As part of Norton Rose Fulbright's health care transactional group, Mark has represented health care industry clients on regulatory and transactional matters. Representative clients include pharmaceutical manufacturers, academic medical centers, health systems, physician groups, physician/hospital joint ventures, long-term care facilities and durable medical equipment suppliers.

Prior to joining, Mark worked for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Legislative Office for Research Liaison where he conducted economic and health care regulatory research in support of prospective legislation. As part of his work for the Legislative Office for Research Liaison, Mark authored and contributed content to the University of Pittsburgh Institute of Politics' quarterly Institute of Politics Report and its annual policy briefing, the Institute of Politics Status Report.

Mark also worked for payer and provider sides of an integrated health system where he drafted corporate policies and provided legal research focusing on HIPAA, ERISA, EMTALA, same-sex benefit coverage and the Peer Review Protection Act.

Key/Recent Publications

  • Co-author with Yvonne Puig, "Economic Credentialing: A Balancing of Risks," AHLA Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Entities, Third Edition (2017)
  • Author, "Obligations in Response to a Health Care Data Security Breach," American Bar Association / BNA Books, E-Health, Privacy and Security Law, Third Edition (2016)
  • Author, "CMS Seeks Termination of Hospitals Considered Not 'Primarily Engaged' in the Delivery of Inpatient Services," American Health Lawyers Association, AHLA Connections, Vol. 18, No. 8, August 2014.
  • Author, "CMS Enforcement against Hospitals for Failure to be Primarily Engaged in Inpatient Care," American Bar Association Health eSource, Vol. 10, No. 8, April 10, 2014.
  • Author, "Obligations in Response to a Health Care Data Security Breach," American Bar Association / BNA Books, E-Health, Privacy and Security Law, Second Edition 2013 Cumulative Supplement (2013)
  • Co-author with Yvonne Puig, "Economic Credentialing: A Balancing of Risks," AHLA Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Entities, Second Edition (2013)
  • Co-author, "HHS Releases Long-Awaited HIPAA Omnibus Regulations," Fulbright Briefing, January 22, 2013
  • Co-author, "Obama Administration Proposes ACA Regulations," Fulbright Alert, November 21, 2012
  • Author, "Obligations in Response to a Health Care Data Security Breach," American Bar Association / BNA Books, E-Health, Privacy and Security Law, Second Edition (2012)
  • Co-author, "Federal Agencies Coordinate in the Issuance of Much-Anticipated Guidance on Accountable Care Organizations," Fulbright Briefing - Accountable Care Organization Task Force, April 5, 2011
  • Co-author with Thomas E. Dowdell and Denise Webb Glass, "Telehealth Technology Opportunity for Certain Rural Providers," Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. Briefing, March 4, 2011
  • Co-author with Lara Parkin, "Meaningful Use – What Does it Mean to You?," ABA Health Law Section, The Health Lawyer, February 2011
  • Co-author with Lara Parkin, "CMS Publishes Final Rule Implementing Meaningful Use Standards for EHR Incentive Payments," Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. Alert, July 13, 2010
  • Co-author with John Kelly, "Interim Final Rule Creates New Penalties for HIPAA Violations," HCCA's Compliance Today, March 2010
  • Co-author with Yvonne Puig, "Economic Credentialing: A Balancing of Risks," AHLA Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Entities (2009)
  • "Eliminating Health Disparities: Addressing Minority and Rural Community Issues," Institute of Politics Status Report, University of Pittsburgh Institute of Politics, September 2002