Health Regulatory Boards

The attorneys at Hancock, Daniel & Johnson, P.C. routinely represent health care providers and other professionals in Virginia who are facing investigations or licensing issues at state and federal regulatory agencies, including:

  • HIPAA/Office of Civil Rights
  • DEA
  • Board of Medicine
  • Board of Dentistry
  • Board of Nursing
  • Board of Pharmacy
  • Board of Optometry
  • Board of Physical Therapy
  • Board of Psychology
  • Board of Social Work
  • Board of Long-Term Care Administrators (Nursing Homes)
  • Board of Audiology and Speech Pathology
  • Board of Counseling
  • Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
  • Board of Veterinary Medicine

All of these regulatory Boards operate under the umbrella of the Virginia Department of Health Professions.

Given the rapid growth of complaints filed against physicians, dentists, nurses, pharmacists and other professionals, these regulatory Boards are increasingly active. Our team of experienced lawyers has represented hundreds of professionals before their respective Boards. We can help you navigate the investigation process and prepare you for your informal or formal conference (regulatory hearing).

Regulatory Services:

  • Licensing
  • Credentialing
  • Self-referral
  • Business Practices
  • Advertising
  • Scope of Practice
  • Drug-control Act
  • Record Keeping
  • Health Practitioners Monitoring Program (HPMP)

In addressing the needs of our clients we are sensitive to the difficult issues they face and strive to provide high quality legal services in a timely and effective manner.


Ashley Dobbin Calkins
Ashley Dobbin Calkins
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